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‘Reaper’ Returns ‘Down Under!’ UFC 234 Fight Card, Rumors

Middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will make his long-awaited return to the cage on home soil for the first time since 2016 when he collides with No. 4-ranked contender Kelvin Gastelum …read more

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UFC champ Robert Whittaker calls the concept of backup fighters ‘a little silly’

LOS ANGELES — Kamaru Usman will be weighing in Friday as an alternate — a backup fighter — for the UFC welterweight title fight between champion Tyron Woodley and Darren …read more

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Brunson Wants ‘Ring Card Dude’ Next

In five of his last six outings, Derek Brunson has taken on current champions, fast-rising contenders and living legends such as Anderson Silva, Robert Whittaker, Israel Adesanya and Ronaldo Souza …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 Could Be Dan Hooker’s Breakthrough Moment

Australia and New Zealand are home to some of the top mixed martial artists currently competing in the Octagon, including the likes of UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and rising …read more

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Robert Whittaker reflects on his TUF 28 team, ‘The way I train isn’t for everyone’

Robert Whittaker is a UFC champion for a reason. However, what works best for someone may not work for someone else. This was seemingly the case on the most recent …read more

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Posted on December 14, 2018, 3:16 am By
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Whittaker Just As Big As Madonna, Rolling Stones In Australia

If you haven’t heard by know, Robert Whittaker is a pretty big deal in his home country of Australia. So-much-so that the current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight champion …read more

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Check out the official UFC 234 poster, featuring the return of 'The Spider'

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The UFC has released the official poster for UFC 234, which features a Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum middleweight title fight in the main …read more

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UFC releases official poster for UFC 234

Two big middleweight bouts are set for UFC 234, and the company has released the official poster for its return to Australia in 2019.
Reining 185-pound champion Robert Whittaker is set …read more

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Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum Face-Off In Australia (Video)

Robert Whittaker has yet to defend the UFC middleweight championship since winning it. Back in July of last year, Whittaker defeated Yoel Romero to capture the interim 185-pound strap. He …read more

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Face Off! ‘Reaper’ Stares Down Gastelum In Melbourne

Currently on location “Down Under,” Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is looking ahead to its upcoming middleweight title fight between reigning 185-pound titleholder, Robert Whittaker, and top division contender, Kelvin Gastelum, …read more

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Israel Adesanya Does His Best Anderson Silva Impersonation in Solo Staredown

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Israel Adesanya was in Australia to promote his upcoming UFC 234 bout with the legendary Anderson Silva. While main eventers Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum were both …read more

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UFC Champ Robert Whittaker Responds To Dana White On PR Comments

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White has heard that Robert Whittaker dislikes public relations, but “The Reaper” denies it. Whittaker is set to defend his UFC middleweight title on …read more

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Robert Whittaker responds to Dana White saying he doesn’t like doing media obligations

Earlier this month, UFC President Dana White claimed that UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker was not a fan of the PR side of this sport.
“We’re still talking about Rob becoming …read more

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UFC champion Robert Whittaker addresses Dana White’s comment that he doesn’t like doing media

Dana White said in a recent newspaper interview that he has heard that Robert Whittaker is not a big fan of doing media. Whittaker does not agree with that characterization, …read more

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Jacare Won’t Play Back-Up For Whittaker-Gastelum

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently finalized the middleweight title fight between reigning 185-pound titleholder, Robert Whittaker, and top division contender, Kelvin Gastelum, for the upcoming UFC 234 pay-per-view (PPV) main …read more

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