Canadian rapper Drake won $1.
84 million after New Zealander-Nigerian fighter Israel Adesanya knocked out Alex Pereira at UFC 287 to reclaim his middleweight title.
Adesanya produced a brutal second-round knockout to seal a victory over long-term rival Pereira.
Recall that the Last Stylebender lost his title to the Brazilian fighter last year.
His victory puts an end to his 0-3 losing streak against Pereira.
Drake placed a $400,000 bet on him to win by knockout.
Following Adesanya’s knockout win, the Canadian rapper won $1.84 million from the bet.
The Last Stylebender used Pereira’s celebration while watching him struggle on the canvas after knocking him out.