Kickboxing: Nigerian-born Israel Adesanya defeats Bogdan Stoica

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Israel (Izzy) Adesanya, a Nigerian-born New Zealander, has defeated his Romanian opponent, Bogdan Stoica in kickboxing. Both fighters compete in the 85kg category.

The fight which took place on the 1st of October in China saw Israel dominate the first round.

One minute and seventeen seconds into the second round, Israel delivered a perfectly-executed liver kick that put Bogdan out of action.

The fight was stopped as Bogdan couldn’t recover after the mandatory 10 count.

This gave victory to Adesanya by a Technical Knock Out (TKO).


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