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Monday, Apr 15, 2019

Kelvin Gastelum Posts Statement, Concedes Israel Adesanya “Was the Better Man” at UFC 236

Kelvin Gastelum (photo via UFC)

By FCF Staff

Following Kelvin Gastelum’s thrilling war with Israel Adesanya at UFC 236, the middleweight has congratulated the new interim champ on his victory.

Gastelum faced Adesanya in the co-main event of Saturday’s card, and ended up losing the vicious fight via decision. Since then, the former TUF winner posted the statement below on Instagram:

I left it all out there. @stylebender was the better man last night ! Congratulations to him. I know our paths will cross again! This set back as well as all my other setbacks have made me a better person and mixed martial artist. One thing about me , is I always come back stronger after each loss!! I can’t wait for the future! I’m 27 and We’re only getting started! To God be all the glory for all his blessings because he is good ALL the time! The mission 4 Gold continues! See you around folks! #OnAmission4Gold

UFC 236 took place in Atlanta, Georgia.

posted by FCF Staff @ 11:24 am
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