Tag: Robert Whittaker

Robert Whittaker, Kelvin Gastelum to fight for UFC middleweight title, coach TUF 28

Bloodyelbow.com By Mookie Alexander@mookiealexander A pair of The Ultimate Fighter winners will be coaching the next, and possibly final season of the UFC’s long-running reality competition. During Friday night’s TUF 27 Finale broadcast, Kelvin Gastelum confirmed that he and UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will be the head coaches on […]

Opinion: Robert Whittaker is every bit as good a technician as Demetrious Johnson, maybe even better

Bloodyelbow.com By Barry Mitchell@NakedGambling At UFC 225, Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero, two of the greatest fighters of their generation, put on a fight for the ages. It was one of the most highly skilled bouts ever contested in the sport, and showcased tactical greatness, grit, and unthinkable will from […]

Dana White blasts ‘goofball’ Mike Jackson for not finishing CM Punk: ‘He’s 0-2 as far as I’m concerned’

Bloodyelbow.com By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez The main card of UFC 225 was opened up with a welterweight matchup between CM Punk andMike Jackson. Both 0-1 entering the contest, it was Jackson who ended up with a unanimous decision win, scoring his first victory at the professional level. The manner in which […]