UFC 236:Social media reacts to Israel Adesanya's win over Kelvin Gastelum

Kiwi UFC fighter Israel Adesanya has beaten American Kelvin Gastelum in captivation fashion to claim the interim middleweight belt.

A bruised Adesanya won by way of decision after finishing the fight with bloody dripping from his face.

The Kiwi was humble in victory after the fight.

"I was willing to give it all and leave it all in there.

"I'm the champion, let's go,"

UFC 236:Social media reacts to Israel Adesanya's win over Kelvin Gastelum

People all around the world took to twitter to express their thoughts and to congratulate the 29-year-old. 

Dana White said after the belt it was "one of the greatest fights I've ever seen in my life." 

Contact Newshub with your story tips:
news@newshub.co.nz