Next fight of Robert Whittaker is not determined yet.
Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker explained why he turned down an offer to have a rematch with Israel Adesanya on June 12 at UFC 263. Earlier it was announced that the latter will face Marvin Vettori in this event.
Former UFC middleweight title contender Paulo Costa will be unable to face the former champion Robert Whittaker on April 17 due to "severe flu". MMA Junkie informs about this with reference to its own sources.
Well-known journalist Brett Okamoto announced that Robert Whittaker and Jared Cannonier will fight on October 24. Their fight will take place at the 254th UFC tournament, with the main event Khabib Nurmagomedov and Justin Gaethje. The fight will have the elimination status, its winner will face the winner of Adesanya vs Costa bout in the championship fight.