“Izzy to the Ravens Confirmed” – Odell Beckham Jr. Wilding Out With UFC Champ Israel Adesanya After Finalising $18M Deal Has NFL World Thrilled

Published 04/10/2023, 8:00 AM EDT

Follow Us

via Getty

Israel Adesanya set the world on fire with a powerful knockout of Alex Pereira. It was retribution time on UFC 287 in Miami as ‘Stylebender’ regained his crown. The crowd in attendance also shared the same energy as that of the two-time UFC middleweight champion. Among the stars in attendance was NFL player Odell Beckham Jr. ‘ODJ’ has recently signed a deal worth reportedly 18 million dollars with Baltimore Ravens bringing his free agency to an end.

America’s Favorite Video Today

The new UFC middleweight champion was ecstatic after regaining his crown back from his rival. He shared a beautiful and motivational message describing himself and the NFL star.

Israel Adesanya sends a message to Odell Beckham Jr. following UFC 287

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Following an astounding win against rival Pereira, Adesanya could not hide his excitement. After giving an energetic monologue after the win, Adesanya took to Instagram to share his thoughts. ‘Stylebender’ shared a post on Instagram with Odell Beckham Jr. who was in attendance for UFC 287 in Miami.

 

Trending

Get instantly notified of the hottest UFC stories via Google! Click on Follow Us and Tap the Blue Star.

Follow Us

Adesanya captioned, “Game recognize game!! In any sport, millions of athletes, thousands of standouts…there are a few that rize to the top. C.R.E.A.M!! #wetheones”

A fan wrote, “The greatest middleweight of all time period.” While another commented, “Bigman”. One fan wrote, “Izzy to the Ravens confirmed.”

A social media user also commented, “Watch The Throne!!”

Odell Beckham Jr. also had a message for Israel Adesanya

‘The Last Stylebender’ also posted a photo of him celebrating his win against a knocked-out ‘Poatan’. The new UFC middleweight champion wrote, “Left him frozen like Elsa #letitgo”

via Getty

‘OBJ’ wrote in the comments section, TUFFFFFF”. The interaction between the two stars of their respective sports was wholesome to see.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Furthermore, UFC bantamweight Marlon Vera also commented, “Energy is contagious. I loved seeing that brother,” on his post.

Meta founder Mark Zuckerberg wrote, “Did it with style. So good and so happy for you!” UFC flyweight champion, Brandon Moreno also applauded ‘Stylebender’ in the comments.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

WATCH THIS STORY: Alex Pereira left in tears as Israel Adesanya knocks him out at UFC 287 

What do you think about the exchange between Odell Beckham Jr. and Israel Adesanya?

SHARE THIS ARTICLE :

ADVERTISEMENT

Written by:

Faizan Mirza

572Articles

One take at a time

Faizan Mirza is a UFC writer at EssentiallySports. With a keen eye for analyzing the striking skills of MMA fighters, Faizan uses his expertise to break down fights, providing insightful commentary that is both informative and entertaining for combat sports fans. Faizan's article on Nate Diaz's remarks to Michael Chandler about Conor McGregor was particularly well-received, showcasing Faizan's talent for uncovering the lesser-known aspects of the sport.
Show More>

Edited by:

Anuj Jacob

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

EDITORS' PICK

America’s Favorite Video Today