Longtime pro wrestling fan and UFC color commentator Daniel Cormier was eating it up. Adesanya would go on to win a unanimous decision over Jared Cannonier in the main event of UFC 276, successfully defending his middleweight championship in the process.
I'm sorry, I just couldn't resist that headline. It's actually accurate! He showed up in a pre-recorded video message celebrating John Cena. Paul Wight appeared too! Fun times!
This show truly is held together by duct tape, as one response to this tweet notes, but we're close enough to showtime to hope this is the last change to the card.
That A-block is nuts
Am I the only one who wouldn't mind if they revisited these two as an on-screen couple, especially now that they have similar characters?
He had successful surgery earlier today. Nine months is right around the range for recovering from something like this but others have come back in as soon as six months. Perhaps a Royal Rumble surprise next year?
Gnarly stuff. He actually wrestled in that state at Hell in a Cell.
SKYSCRAPIN SHANKY bonked that man!