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UFC 276: Adesanya vs Cannonier: Two title fights and a division’s legacy

Israel Adesanya before his contest with Robert Whittaker at UFC 271 | Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Get the low down on the title fights of …read more

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Vettori Reveals He Asked For Five-Round Fight Versus Robert Whittaker

UFC middleweight contender Marvin Vettori has revealed that he asked for his upcoming fight with Robert Whittaker to be contested over five rounds.

The MMA leader is set to arrive on …read more

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Adesanya admits Whittaker is ‘a great fighter’ but has no interest in trilogy

Israel Adesanya embraces Robert Whittaker after their middleweight title bout at UFC 271. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Israel Adesanya doesn’t want to run …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Robert Whittaker hits back at Israel Adesanya after the champ suggests he should move up to 205

Robert Whittaker believes there is a reason why Israel Adesanya wants him to move up to light heavyweight. Recently, Adesanya came out and said he recommended Whittaker to move up …read more

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Israel Adesanya uninterested in Robert Whittaker trilogy: ‘I’ve read that book twice already’

Israel Adesanya after defeating Robert Whittaker for the second time. | Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images

Israel Adesanya feels there’s no need for a …read more

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UFC Champion Israel Adesanya shares some career advice for former foe Robert Whittaker

UFC Champion Israel Adesanya is sharing some career advice with his former foe Robert Whittaker. The middleweight champion’s only loss of his MMA career came when he made the move …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2022, 8:16 pm By
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Israel Adesanya on potential Robert Whittaker trilogy: 'He's a great fighter but I know how that book ends'

Israel Adesanya doesn’t see a need for a third fight with Robert Whittaker.
The UFC middleweight champion, Adesanya (22-1 MMA, 11-1 UFC) dethroned Whittaker with a dominant second-round knockout at UFC …read more

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Robert Whittaker Assesses “Tricky” Potential Fight With Khamzat Chimaev

UFC middleweight contender Robert Whittaker has pondered a potential fight with rising star Khamzat Chimaev down the line.

While Whittaker, a former champion at 185 pounds, has been a mainstay in …read more

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Robert Whittaker says fighting Khamzat Chimaev 'would be tricky' but thinks he'd be just fine

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker thinks he’d match up well against Khamzat Chimaev.
At a fan Q&A during UFC 275 fight week, Whittaker (23-6 MMA, 14-4 UFC) was asked about …read more

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Robert Whittaker: I Am The Best Middleweight In The World

Regardless of who’s currently holding the UFC belt, Robert Whittaker has no doubts about who the top middleweight in the world is.

The former champion spoke to Australian media outlet The …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2022, 4:16 pm By
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Robert Whittaker eyeing trilogy fight with Israel Adesanya: “The best is still to come”

UFC middleweight Robert Whittaker is looking to fight champion Israel Adesanya for the third time. ‘The Reaper’ is set to face Marvin Vettori at UFC Paris in September. The return …read more

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'I'm ready': Della Maddalena out to join stable of Oceania UFC stars

He may only be one fight into his UFC career, but Australia’s Jack Della Maddalena is trying to follow the footsteps of countrymen Israel Adesanya, Robert Whittaker and Alexander Volkanovski. …read more

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Robert Whittaker believes he’ll earn a trilogy fight with Israel Adesanya with a win over Marvin Vettori

Robert Whittaker thinks he’s close to getting another crack at Israel Adesanya. Whittaker and Adesanya first met at UFC 243 when ‘The Reaper’ was the middleweight champ and ‘The Last …read more

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Whittaker: Adesanya trilogy a ’very real possibility’ with win over Vettori

Israel Adesanya and Robert Whittaker at UFC 271. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

The former UFC middleweight champion is hoping for another shot …read more

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Robert Whittaker sees possible Israel Adesanya trilogy with win over Marvin Vettori

Robert Whittaker hopes he can get right back to a title shot with a win over Marvin Vettori.
Looking to rebound from his loss to middleweight champion Israel Adesanya at UFC …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Marvin Vettori official for UFC Paris

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

The middleweight matchup was originally scheduled for UFC 275. Take two on this …read more

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Whittaker-Vettori rebooked for UFC's Paris debut

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will take on Marvin Vettori at UFC Paris on Sept. 3. …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Marvin Vettori Rescheduled for UFC Paris on Sept. 3

A matchup of middleweight contenders has been rebooked for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s debut event in Paris. …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Marvin Vettori re-booked for UFC Paris in September

The middleweight clash between former champion Robert Whittaker and former title challenger Marvin Vettori has been re-booked for UFC Paris on Sept. 3. UFC officials made the announcement on …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Marvin Vettori officially re-booked for UFC Paris

Robert Whittaker | Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images

Robert Whittaker and Marvin Vettori are officially set to throw down in The City of Light.
The UFC …read more

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UFC rebooks Robert Whittaker vs. Marvin Vettori for Paris event

Robert Whittaker will get his wish of competing in Paris when he takes on Marvin Vettori in a pivotal middleweight bout.
Whittaker (23-6 MMA, 14-4 UFC) vs. Vettori (18-5-1 MMA, 8-3-1 …read more

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New Roster, Who Dis?

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UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya recently rid himself of former titleholder Robert Whittaker and could soon be free of the …read more

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Adesanya promises to make UFC 275 title defense against Cannonier ‘look easy’

Israel Adesanya reacts following his decision victory over Robert Whittaker at UFC 271. | Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images

Israel Adesanya predicts an easy victory …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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UFC 276: Adesanya vs. Cannonier fight card

Israel Adesanya after defeating Robert Whittaker at UFC 271. | Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Check out the current lineup of fights at UFC 276 on …read more

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Vettori vs. Whittaker Agree To Move Fight To Sep. 3 In Paris

Marvin Vettori and Robert Whittaker have apparently agreed to fight on September 3 in Paris, France.

The pair were officially booked against each other for UFC 275, set for Singapore …read more

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Posted on May 18, 2022, 8:16 pm By
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Whittaker, Vettori In Talks For UFC Paris

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Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker was scheduled to battle ex-title challenger Marvin Vettori at the upcoming UFC 275 …read more

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Marvin Vettori willing to fight Robert Whittaker at UFC Paris: 'You better show the f*ck up this time'

After failing to find a replacement opponent, Marvin Vettori is open to rescheduling his bout with Robert Whittaker.
Vettori (18-5-1 MMA, 8-3-1 UFC) and Whittaker (23-6 MMA, 14-4 UFC) were matched …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs. Marvin Vettori targeted now for potential UFC event in Paris

Robert Whittaker | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Robert Whittaker and Marvin Vettori might get to fight this year after all.
The middleweight contenders both agreed …read more

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