Robert Whittaker - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Robert
Whittaker
21-4-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: Champion Middleweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 3 Performance of the Night / 4 Fight of the Night

Curriculum Combattimenti

Analisi Abilità

Le Tabelle vengono compilate in base ai risultati di 13 combattimenti
Record: 21-4-0
Sommario: Unorthodox striking

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Reaper
Da: Middlemore New Zealand
Vive A: Sydney Australia
Età: 27
Altezza: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Peso: 185 libbre ( 84 kg )
Reach 73"
Leg Reach 43"

Striking

Totale Colpi Sferrati
0
1901
Successo 41%
774
Tipi di Colpi Riusciti
0
774
82% In Piedi
633
73
68
Colpi Difensivi
61
%
Percentuale dei colpi schivati

Lotta a Terra

Totale Takedown
0
7
Successo 57%
4
Tipi di Takedown Riusciti
 
 
Sottomissioni
Schivate
Sweep
0
10
0
Takedown Defense
84
%
Percentuale di Takedown schivati
Risultato Combattenti Evento Striking Takedown Sottomissioni Schivate Metodo Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Robert Whittaker
UFC 234: Whittaker vs. Gastelum
feb 9, 2019
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Win
Robert Whittaker
giu 9, 2018
128
111
0
3
0
0
0
0
R5 Decision - Split
Fight of the Night
Robert Whittaker
lug 8, 2017
48
74
4
0
0
0
0
1
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Fight of the Night
Win
Robert Whittaker
apr 15, 2017
9
55
1
0
0
0
1
0
R2 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Robert Whittaker
nov 26, 2016
33
19
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Fight of the Night
Win
Robert Whittaker
apr 23, 2016
89
62
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Robert Whittaker
nov 14, 2015
45
67
0
1
0
0
0
6
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Robert Whittaker
mag 9, 2015
2
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Robert Whittaker
nov 7, 2014
49
28
1
0
0
0
2
0
R2 KO/TKO
Fight of the Night
Win
Robert Whittaker
giu 28, 2014
66
47
1
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Robert Whittaker
feb 22, 2014
19
38
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Robert Whittaker
ago 28, 2013
88
48
1
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Robert Whittaker
mag 25, 2013
33
53
0
1
1
0
0
0
R3 KO/TKO
Robert Whittaker
dic 14, 2012
83
55
0
1
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biografia

TRAINING: Wake up, spend time with my wife and boy, then head out to a session -> come home, eat, rest, session -> eat, rest, session -> session, session -> Home, eat, sleep  

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started fighting in ‘09. I’ve always loved competing in sports and I’ve always loved the thrill of the fight.

What ranks and titles have you held? I’ve been ranked high in Australian MMA and I hold the Super Fight Australia Welterweight belt. TUF Smashes welterweight winner

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? For me to fight in the UFC is the biggest honor and privilege in my fighting career. It is a way to provide for my family whilst doing the sport that I love most. It also allows me to show the world my fighting ability.

What was your job before you started fighting? I worked as an apprentice electrician for Railcorp.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: I have a black belt in Karate, a black belt in Hapkido, and a purple belt in BJJ

Favorite grappling technique: Ground and Pound

Favorite Striking technique: The one that lands.
  • Pro since 2009

 

  • Five wins by submission (3 RNC, 2 armbar), ten by knockout

 

  • Six first round finishes

 

  • Holds 2011 submission win over TUF Smashes teammate Ben Alloway

 

  • Born in New Zealand but raised in Australia from a very early age

 

  • Eight fights at middleweight (8-0)

 

  • On nine-fight winning streak
 

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