Following his middleweight championship hang over Sean Strickland in the first match of UFC 297, du Plessis earlier his put up-wrestle interview with Daniel Cormier to call out Adesanya for his first title protection. Being no stranger to let something relish that lumber unanswered, Adesanya issued a response on social media — posting videos that stemmed from a joint coaching session in 2016, apart from their heated face-to-face at UFC 290, and a highlight reel of his lumber as champion.
This arc in my story used to be written means back. Our paths are destined to tainted all over again. Dwell tuned for the next episode, thanks for looking out at.
We Write Historical past ✨✍ pic.twitter.com/c5EHGWBjlL
— Israel Adesanya (@stylebender) January 21, 2024
“This arc in my story used to be written means back,” Adesanya wrote. “Our paths are destined to tainted all over again. Dwell tuned for the next episode, thanks for looking out at. We Write Historical past.”
Adesanya and du Plessis went face-to-face in a NSFW verbal altercation this past July following the gentle’s gentle knockout hang over Robert Whittaker. While it gave the influence relish that victory for du Plessis grief up that bout, Adesanya went on to lose the title to Strickland at UFC 293 in September — leading to “The Remaining Stylebender” announcing he used to be going to comprehend atomize day from competition.
If du Plessis will get his wish, the wrestle would possibly perhaps maybe happen at UFC 300, which takes station April 13 in Las Vegas and would not have an first rate main match.