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UFC Vegas 24: Whittaker vs. Gastelum full betting odds

Check out the complete betting odds for this Saturday’s UFC on Vegas 24 card featuring an intriguing middleweight bout between Robert Whittaker and Kelvin...
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Robert Whittaker expects to be “too much” for Kelvin Gastelum en route to second...

Robert Whittaker is confident he will beat Kelvin Gastelum on April 17. Whittaker and Gastelum were supposed to fight at UFC 234 for Whittaker's middleweight...
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Robert Whittaker believes Kelvin Gastelum is one of his “hardest fights to date”

Robert Whittaker is well aware Kelvin Gastelum is a very tough fight for him. In the main event of UFC Vegas 24 on April 17,...
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Robert Whittaker says he has “a couple of things up my sleeve” for Israel...

Robert Whittaker knows he has to fight differently if he rematches Israel Adesanya. At UFC 243, Whittaker suffered a second-round knockout loss to Adesanya to...
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Opening odds released for Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum

The opening betting odds have been released for the upcoming middleweight bout between longtime rivals Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum. Whittaker was set to face...
Paulo Costa

Coach provides details on Paulo Costa’s current health

Paulo Costa's coach & brother has provided some more details on the current health of the UFC middleweight contender. It was recently reported that Costa...
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Robert Whittaker vs Kelvin Gastelum set to headline April 17 event

Robert Whittaker will still headline the April 17 card after all. Late Monday night, it was revealed Paulo Costa was out of his fight against...
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Robert Whittaker and team request title rematch with Israel Adesanya after Paulo Costa fight...

Team Robert Whittaker has requested a title rematch with UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya after the Paulo Costa fight fell apart. Whittaker was set to...
Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa forced out of UFC fight with Robert Whittaker

Paulo Costa will no longer be fighting former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker on April 17 as previously planned. After initial report from Ag.Fight suggested...
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Robert Whittaker in phenomenal shape ahead of Paulo Costa fight

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker is in phenomenal shape ahead of his upcoming showdown with Paulo Costa. Whittaker lost the UFC middleweight title to...
Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa turns down opportunity to headline UFC on ABC 2 card vs. Robert...

UFC middleweight contender Paulo Costa has turned down the chance to main event the UFC's next big ABC card on April 10, Fight News...
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Robert Whittaker vs. Paulo Costa opening betting odds released

The opening betting odds have been released for the upcoming middleweight bout between top contenders Robert Whittaker and Paulo Costa. It was announced this week...
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Report | Robert Whittaker vs. Paulo Costa headlines UFC Fight Night card in April

A middleweight bout between contenders Robert Whittaker and Paulo Costa is reportedly being targeted for a UFC Fight Night card on April 17. Sherdog.com first...
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Robert Whittaker jumps past Conor McGregor in latest ‘UFC Fight Island’ rankings update

Former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has leaped past Conor McGregor in the latest UFC Fight Island rankings update. The UFC updated their official rankings ahead...
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Team Paulo Costa “terrorizing” Dana White for Robert Whittaker matchup

UFC president Dana White said that Team Paulo Costa has been "terrorizing" him to book a matchup against Robert Whittaker. Whittaker and Costa are the...
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Dana White on Robert Whittaker: “I don’t think he’s going to get a title...

UFC president Dana White hinted that Robert Whittaker will have to fight again, saying "I don’t think he’s going to get a title shot...
Paulo Costa

Report | Paulo Costa vs. Robert Whittaker targeted for March, interim title possible says...

MMA manager Wallid Ismail says the UFC is targeting an important middleweight matchup between Paulo Costa and Robert Whittaker for March. Ismail told Portal Do...
Derek Brunson

Derek Brunson calls for a rematch with Robert Whittaker: “That first fight was disrespectful”

Derek Brunson is hoping to get a rematch with Robert Whittaker. Ever since Brunson pulled off an upset win over Edmen Shahbazyan he has been...
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Robert Whittaker explains “problem” with Khabib vs. GSP fight

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker sees a "problem" with a potential superfight between Georges St-Pierre and Khabib Nurmagomedov. Nurmagomedov, the reigning UFC lightweight champ,...
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Robert Whittaker explains when he’s likely to “bow out” of MMA competition

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker isn't sure when he'll retire from mixed martial arts, but he certainly seems to have a rough sense. During...
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Robert Whittaker makes prediction for Adesanya vs. Blachowicz fight

Former UFC middleweight champ Robert Whittaker has made a prediction for the upcoming fight between Israel Adesanya and Jan Blachowicz. Adesanya, the reigning UFC middleweight...
Robert Whittaker, Khabib Nurmagomedov

Robert Whittaker: UFC “twisted my words around,” title shot is “my right”

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker wants a chance to reclaim the belt, and doesn't know why UFC President Dana White suggested otherwise. Whittaker is...
Paulo Costa, Israel Adesanya

Paulo Costa confirms fight with Robert Whittaker “very close” to being booked

UFC middleweight contender Paulo Costa confirmed that a fight against former champion Robert Whittaker is "very close" to being booked. Costa recently called out Whittaker...
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Robert Whittaker reacts to callout from Paulo Costa: “He just lost his contention to...

UFC middleweight Robert Whittaker has issued his response after a recent callout by divisional rival Paulo Costa. Whittaker seems to be the next man in...
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Israel Adesanya understands why Robert Whittaker didn’t force rematch: “I’ll probably see him again...

Israel Adesanya knows he and Robert Whittaker will fight again in the near future. After Whittaker defeated Jared Cannonier at UFC 254 to become the...
Robert Whittaker

Robert Whittaker refutes Dana White’s claim, says he’s willing to fight Israel Adesanya at...

UFC middleweight Robert Whittaker has questioned Dana White's claim that he doesn't want to fight Israel Adesanya. Whittaker, the former champion lost his title to...
Robert Whittaker, Khabib Nurmagomedov

Robert Whittaker on “phenomenal” Khabib Nurmagomedov: “I wouldn’t want to take a fight with...

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has some high praise for UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov—even conceding he wouldn't want to fight him. Whittaker and...
Robert Whittaker, Israel Adesanya

Robert Whittaker calls rematch with Israel Adesanya “a hard fight”

Top contender Robert Whittaker called a potential rematch against UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya "a hard fight." After defeating Jared Cannonier in the co-main event...