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Robert Whittaker Says Israel Adesanya Looks Like He Can Beat Marvin Vettori After Looking Invulnerable to Paulo Costa

Robert Whittaker stated that he saw some details in Israel Adesanyaarmor of after watching the champion fight five rounds Marvin Vettori.

Whittaker, who will challenge Adesanya for the middleweight title at UFC 271 in February, has revealed takeaways from his opponent’s most recent bout. In an interview with MMA Fighting, Whittaker said:

“I guess my overarching feeling in that fight was that I could beat him. I could beat him. Marvin took him down and I’m a better striker than Marvin. And like Marvin being knocked down and my time is better to take him down than Marvin I think I can beat him He looks beatable There are some fights he has that he has he looked untouchable – that battle of Costa, he looked unbelievable there. And then he fought Marvin and then I just thought he could be defeated.”

Watch Robert Whittaker talk about his upcoming rematch against Israel Adesanya:

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‘The Reaper’ has returned to the title picture by stringing three consecutive wins over the top contenders. His first encounter with Adesanya at UFC 243 cost him the knockout title in the second round.


Robert Whittaker reveals his game plan for Israel Adesanya

Robert Whittaker has revealed what he plans to do with Israel Adesanya in their upcoming rematch. Not surprisingly, the Australian has revealed that he will rely more on his wrestling activism.

It’s no secret that ‘The Last Stylebender’ is widely regarded as one of the best strikers in the promotion run. In that respect, Whittaker believes his best course of action would be to drag the champion to the ground. In a recent interview with MMA Junkie, the No. 1 middleweight candidate stated:

“I’d love to be able to pull him on my back and work on the ground. It’s no secret that the biggest advantage anyone has with ‘Izzy’ is in his back, where he can’t use it. use my long arms and long legs to hit you It’s no secret Am I going to focus on that That’s anyone’s guess because no, I can also attack with what the best of them, so if the opportunity presents itself – I guess my entire headspace is just taking advantage of the tools and the opportunities I’ve been given in this fight, and I think that sums it up. pretty good ending.”


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