Pros react to Adesanya’s win over Silva at UFC 234
Israel Adesanya defeated Anderson Silva via unanimous decision at UFC 234. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the fight.
After thrilling 15 minutes, Israel Adesanya picked up an unanimous decision win over former champion Anderson Silva in an exciting striking match at UFC 234, in Melbourne, Australia. On Twitter, pro fighters praised both athletes.
I’m not saying he’s gonna win, but I would LOVE if Anderson Silva came out and did some vintage “Spider” matrix shit!#UFC234— Aljamain Sterling (@FunkMaster_UFC) February 10, 2019
Wow. The wait is over!! This was my main event in the first place !! #UFCMelbourne— JIMI MANUWA (@POSTERBOYJM) February 10, 2019
I hope Anderson doesn’t do that Thai clinch where he lets his opponent punch him like 10 times for no reason— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170) February 10, 2019
Nice one herb for checking on mouthpieces in an Anderson fight— michael (@bisping) February 10, 2019
I keep catching myself holding my breath during this fight. Anderson still has that effect on me after all these years. #ufc234— Michael Chiesa (@MikeMav22) February 10, 2019
True story: I was just so pumped watching Silva do that crazy hand work that I tried it myself, and poked myself in the eye!— Chas Skelly (@ChasSkelly) February 10, 2019
No matter how this fight ends @SpiderAnderson is the man— Jordan Johnson (@doublejmma) February 10, 2019
I want this fight to go on forever, I don't want either guy to lose, I just want to watch forever #UFC234— Leslie Smith (@LeslieSmith_GF) February 10, 2019
I like it— GILBERT BURNS DURINHO (@GilbertDurinho) February 10, 2019
The Chris finish twice just saying— A1 Iaquinta (@ALIAQUINTA) February 10, 2019
I have Anderson to win— Chito Vera (@chitoveraUFC) February 10, 2019
Wish that fight was 5 rounds! Really enjoyed that striking chess match #UFC234— Shane Burgos (@HurricaneShaneB) February 10, 2019
I’m sure everyone else will think that fight was awesome, but honestly I didn’t care about that fight and didn’t enjoy watching it. Congrats to adesanya on the decision win and having fun in there. #ufc234— Sarah Kaufman (@mmasarah) February 10, 2019
I believe this fight will prove to be a big moment of growth for Adesanya and that’s the best Anderson we will ever get.— Yves Edwards (@thugjitsumaster) February 10, 2019
Anderson is one crafty, crafty Martial Artist.— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) February 10, 2019
You only develop these methods through years of hard fought experience.
The crafty veteran. Big respect always.
It would be an honor!
I’ll always buy an Anderson Silva fight the best to ever do it— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170) February 10, 2019