01 Jan Video: Bruce Buffer: Israel Adesanya has ‘it factor,’ but Jan Blachowicz his ‘toughest opponent’ at UFC 259
Bruce Buffer is more than excited to get fans fired up for a loaded card this Saturday which will be capped off by a championship triple header, and one fighter’s chance to join an elite list.
UFC 259 takes place at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas and will be headlined by a light heavyweight championship matchup between Jan Blachowicz and middleweight title holder Israel Adesanya. “The Last Stylebender” could join Conor McGregor, Daniel Cormier, Amanda Nunes and Henry Cejudo as the only fighters to hold two titles in multiple weight classes simultaneously should he earn his 21st straight pro win.
The longtime voice of the octagon joined MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck to preview UFC 259, the featherweight title fight between Amanda Nunes and Megan Anderson, Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling for the bantamweight title, why Adesanya could join very elite company in his eyes, Blachowicz being Adesanya’s toughest test, celebrating 25 years with the UFC and going through multiple generational changes over the years, his entrepreneurial spirit, new Puncher’s Chance bourbon, and much more.