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Till: Money (Not Injury) Preventing Cannonier Fight

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Jared Cannonier was expecting to fight former middleweight champion, Robert Whittaker, at the upcoming UFC 248 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place this March in …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White gets choked up discussing ‘selfless’ Robert Whittaker

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker was expected to return to the cage opposite Jared Cannonier at UFC 248, but was regrettably forced out of the content with personal issues.
Speaking …read more

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Dana White Praises ‘Unselfish’ Robert Whittaker Following UFC 248 Withdrawal

There remains little information regarding the reason for Robert Whittaker’s withdrawal from UFC 248 last week, but it’s clear that Dana White holds the former middleweight champion in high regard …read more

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Whittaker Will ‘Slow Things Down’ Following UFC 248 Withdrawal

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion, Robert Whittaker, was forced to withdraw from his UFC 248 showdown against Jared Cannonier, which was scheduled for …read more

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Morning Report: Robert Whittaker releases a statement on his withdrawal from UFC 248 bout against Jared Cannonier

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Earlier this week, news broke that champion Robert Whittaker was out of his fight at UFC 248 against Jared Cannonier due to undisclosed reasons. And …read more

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Darren Till expected to return at UFC 248 in place of Robert Whittaker

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Darren Till is expected to return at March’s UFC 248 in place of Robert Whittaker.
Whittaker decided to withdraw from his slated bout with Jared Cannonier …read more

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Robert Whittaker issues statement after pulling out of UFC 248 bout with Jared Cannonier

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has released a statement after he was forced to pullout of his slated UFC 248 bout with Jared Cannonier due to personal reasons.
The bout …read more

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Report: Whittaker out of UFC 248 due to ‘undisclosed personal reasons’

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Former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker is apparently out of his scheduled UFC 248 fight against Jared Cannonier. Robert Whittaker won’t be making his scheduled …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3018: UFC 246 preview, Robert Whittaker, Kevin Lee, Darren Till, more

Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode No. 3,018 of the podcast, the lads look ahead to Saturday’s UFC 246 and the …read more

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Robert Whittaker Pulled From UFC 248 Bout Against Jared Cannonier

Robert Whittaker will not be fighting Jared Cannonier on March 7. Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker was originally set to meet Cannonier at UFC 248. As it turns out, …read more

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Sources: Whittaker pulls out of Cannonier bout

Former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has withdrawn from his fight against Jared Cannonier at UFC 248 in March due to undisclosed personal reasons, sources tell ESPN’s Ariel Helwani. …read more

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Robert Whittaker out of fight against Jared Cannonier at UFC 248

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has been forced out of his upcoming fight against Jared Cannonier at UFC 248.
Sources close to the situation confirmed the …read more

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Israel Adesanya unleashes scathing critique of Jon Jones’ legacy: ‘You’re a steroid cheat’

Israel Adesanya made quite an entrance for his UFC 243 middleweight title fight with Robert Whittaker. While many fans celebrated his elaborate walkout, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was …read more

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Dana White Says UFC Is Working On Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel Romero

Israel Adesanya’s first middleweight title defense may very well be against Yoel Romero. After Adesanya knocked out Robert Whittaker in the main event of UFC 243, Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Jared Cannonier set for UFC 248

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The former UFC middleweight champion will face rising contender Jared Cannonier in March. Robert Whittaker’s first fight since losing his UFC middleweight title is …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Jared Cannonier added to UFC 248 in March

The UFC 248 fight card is beginning to take shape.
Former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will return to action at UFC 248 when he faces Jared Cannonier on March 7 from …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Jared Cannonier Booked for UFC 248

The former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion is taking no easy fights as he gets back into action in March. …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Jared Cannonier Official For UFC 248

Robert Whittaker will return to the Octagon on March 7 at UFC 248 for the first time since losing his middleweight title. And, he will do so by taking on …read more

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Posted on December 20, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Whittaker Draws Cannonier For UFC 248 In March

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion, Robert Whittaker, will make his return to the Octagon at the upcoming UFC …read more

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Robert Whittaker returns against Jared Cannonier

Robert Whittaker is headed back to the cage.
The former UFC middleweight champion will return to action opposite Jared Cannonier at UFC 248, which goes down on March 7 in Las …read more

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Ex-champ Robert Whittaker returns, meets Jared Cannonier at UFC 248

Former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has a dance partner for his return fight after losing the title.
Whittaker (20-5 MMA, 11-3 UFC) will fight Jared Cannonier (13-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) at …read more

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Former champ Robert Whittaker faces Jared Cannonier at UFC 248

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has booked his next fight as he faces fast-rising contender Jared Cannonier at UFC 248 on March 7 in Las …read more

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Video: Kelvin Gastelum explains why he wants UFC London clash with Robert Whittaker

NATAL, Brazil — Kelvin Gastelum explains what went wrong against Darren Till at Madison Square Garden at UFC 244, his decision to visit Brazil alongside double-champion Henry Cejudo to train …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum calls out Robert Whittaker

Kelvin Gastelum has lost his last two fights, and is ready for the opportunity to get back on track. He’s hoping to do so with a fight that eluded him …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Jared Cannonier, Johnny Walker vs. Nikita Krylov targeted by the UFC

The UFC has targeted an intriguing middleweight bout between Robert Whittaker and Jared Cannonier as well as an exciting light heavyweight matchup between Johnny Walker and Nikita Krylov.
ESPN’s Ariel Helwani …read more

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Till Breaks Out Red Panties To Entice Whittaker

Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender, Darren Till, wants to put himself in the 185-pound title chase by disposing of former division kingpin, Robert Whittaker, …read more

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Robert Whittaker Admits He Struggled to Deal with Being the Champ

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight king Robert Whittaker says he feels like the pressure valve has been released after losing his belt to Israel Adesanya at UFC 243 in October. …read more

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