Robert Whittaker Says He Isn't Going Anywhere After UFC 243 Loss To Israel Adesanya

ForbesDuring that span, he won the UFC middleweight title with a 2017 decision win over Yoel Romero. New Zealand's Israel Adesanya ended Whittaker's title run with a second-round knockout. The stoppage was Whittaker's first loss since Stephen Thompson ...

October 6th 2019


UFC 243: Dan Hooker Tells Dustin Poirier To Stop Chasing 'Leprechaun' Conor McGregor And Fight Him

ForbesUFC lightweight Dan Hooker is getting comfortable on the mic. In July, after his knockout win over James Vick, he demanded the UFC book him on the UFC 243 card. On Saturday, after he defeated Al Iaquinta in the co-main event of that fight card, he called ...

October 6th 2019


Record crowd watches Israel Adesanya stun Robert Whittaker in UFC 243

The GuardianInterim champion Israel Adesanya dethroned UFC middleweight titleholder Robert Whittaker with a stunning knockout in the second round of their UFC 243 bout at Melbourne's Marvel Stadium. The event on Sunday attracted a UFC world-record crowd of ...

October 6th 2019


UFC 243 Results: Winners, Bonuses And Analysis

ForbesMELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 06: (R-L) Israel Adesanya of Nigeria punches Robert Whittaker of New Zealand in their UFC middleweight championship fight during the UFC 243 event at Marvel Stadium on October 06, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia.

October 6th 2019


UFC 243 results, highlights: Israel Adesanya claims middleweight crown with violent TKO of Robert Whittaker

CBSSports.comIsrael Adesanya is the new king at 185 pounds. "The Last Stylebender" delivered on his promise to claim the middleweight crown by stopping Robert Whittaker in the second round of their main event bout at UFC 243 in Melbourne, Australia. Adesanya used ...

October 6th 2019


How To Watch UFC 243

ForbesThe UFC heads to the mammoth Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, Australia for the UFC 243 pay-per-view card on Saturday, October 5, which streams on ESPN+. The last time the UFC visited the facility was UFC 193. That night, 56,214 fans saw Holly Holm ...

October 6th 2019


How To Watch UFC 243: Whittaker vs. Adesanya

ForbesThe UFC heads to Melbourne, Australia for UFC 243, which takes place on Saturday, October 5. The promotion hopes the headlining bout of the ESPN+ streaming pay-per-view card can break the UFC attendance record. That contest features a middleweight ...

October 6th 2019


UFC 243 live updates: Robert Whittaker vs. Israel Adesanya

Los Angeles TimesAustralian UFC Middleweight Champion Robert Whittaker (21-4) takes on unbeaten New Zealander UFC Interim Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya (17-0) in the main event of UFC 243 on Saturday. The historic bout for Oceania will take place at ...

October 5th 2019


UFC 243 start time: Live stream, fight card, prelims, PPV price, TV channel, date, location

CBSSports.comRobert Whittaker and Israel Adesanya are ready to throw down and figure out who is truly the best middleweight in the world as they face off in the main event of UFC 243 on Saturday night from Melbourne, Australia. The card is light on impactful fights ...

October 5th 2019


UFC 243 odds, top predictions: MMA insider picks Whittaker vs. Adesanya, Iaquinta vs. Hooker

CBSSports.comBoth Robert Whittaker and Israel Adesanya have a claim to the UFC Middleweight Championship. On Saturday at UFC 243 the two superstar fighters will go head-to-head and only one champion will emerge. Whittaker had his interim championship deemed ...

October 5th 2019


UFC 243 fight card, rumors, start time, date: Robert Whittaker vs. Israel Adesanya headlines latest PPV event

CBSSports.comUFC's next PPV venture takes it to the other side of the world when middleweight champion Robert Whittaker puts his belt on the line against interim champ Israel Adesanya. Whittaker has been out of action since June 2018 with injuries, forcing him to ...

October 5th 2019


UFC 243 odds, predictions: Dialed-in MMA insider picks Whittaker vs. Adesanya, Iaquinta vs. Hooker

CBSSports.comThe top-ranked Nigerian challenger, who is also the interim middleweight champion, meets Robert Whittaker to unify the title Saturday in the main event of UFC 243. The 11-bout UFC 243 fight card takes place in Melbourne, Australia, where Whittaker will ...

October 5th 2019


UFC 243: Date, Time, TV And Live Stream

ForbesMELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 05: (L-R) Robert Whittaker of New Zealand and Israel Adesanya of New Zealand face off during the UFC 243 weigh-in at Marvel Stadium on October 05, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa ...

October 5th 2019