Now, Martins’ last opponent that he beat at UFC Fight Night 86, Robert Whiteford has announced that he has also been cut. Whiteford tweeted on Saturday, “Released @ufc this morning,truly grateful for the opportunities & memories,it was a blast ✌🏼”
Released @ufc this morning,truly grateful for the opportunities & memories,it was a blast ✌🏼️
— Robert Whiteford (@Flyinjudoka) May 21, 2016
Whiteford, a Scottish fighter is 12-4 in his professional MMA record but has had three of his four losses in the UFC. Whiteford has gone 2-3 in the UFC, with his last two fights coming by way of decision losses.
Whiteford retweeted some emotional tweets following his announcement of being cut and still has a tweet from April pinned to the top of his page that says, “Sons&Daughters of Scotland the support youse guys give me truly means the world 2me,we will be back @UFCEurope 💙”
— Robert Whiteford (@Flyinjudoka) April 10, 2016