Friday, Jan 17, 2020
Robert Whittaker Posts Statement Following Withdrawawl From UFC 248
By FCF Staff
Recently it was reported that Robert Whittaker will no longer fight Jared Cannonier at UFC 248. Since then, the former middleweight champ has posted a statement regarding the situation.
Whittaker, who lost the 185 title to Israel Adesanya in October, recently shared out the comments below.
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I'm sorry to all my friends, supporters and family for not being able to fight in March. A lot has happened over the 12 last months and I need to take some time now to be with my family, slow things down and to refocus. Sorry to everyone again but I'll be back. The best is yet to come.
The 29 year-old Whittaker (20-5) had won nine straight fights prior to his loss to Adesanya.
posted by FCF Staff @ 7:17 pm