Robert Whittaker recounts brutal health problems

Robert Whittaker recounts brutal health problems, “intervention” that led to UFC 221 withdrawal

If things had gone according to the original plan, UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker would be defending his…

From the sounds of it, it wasn’t easy for Whittaker to withdraw from this fight. The champ has fought injured before, and were it not for the firm guidance of his team, he may have attempted to fight through his current health issues. He recounted the process that led to his UFC 221 withdrawal on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour: