Robert Whittaker needs another win before the title shot – MMA Sports

Despite winning consecutive victories, Robert Whittaker doesn’t seem to be doing enough to impress UFC President Dana White.

Whittaker has been the UFC Middleweight Champion for two years as part of his ninth straight win. He defeated Yoel Romero to win the interim title and was promoted to the undisputed champion after Georges St-Pierre’s retirement. He defeated Romero again in a rematch that many called the “Fight of the Year” in 2018 before meeting Israel Adesanya on the UFC 243 headliner (formally because Romero lost weight). Was not a title fight). The “Last Style Bender” stopped Whitaker in the second round to win the title, and since then “Reaper” has returned to the fight.

After 2020 with two decisions, top contenders Darren Till and Jared Cannonier believed to many fans that they had done enough to justify their rematch with Adesagna.However, according to FanSided Amy Kaplan, UFC headphone chos aren’t there yet.

The news is a bit surprising given that Cannonier was Whittaker’s last opponent. If he came out of the victorious battle, he almost certainly made the title shot.. This led to speculation that Whitaker would be the number one candidate for a winner, but obviously not.

what is The next middleweight championship is still in the air.Next battle of current champion Adesanya Opposes Light Heavyweight King Jan Blawowic I’m trying to unify the titles. If he wins from the fight, it’s unclear whether he will return to the middleweight division to defend both titles or stay in his new weight class. In addition, it is unclear who is in front of Whitaker in the middleweight division, Recently announced Kevin Holland and Derek Brunson match It can provide some clarity.

Do you think Robert Whittaker’s next fight should be for the title? Please let me know!

– MMA Sports

Robert Whittaker needs another win before the title shot Robert Whittaker needs another win before the title shot

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