By Simon Samano |
April 18, 2021 1: 57 am
Robert Whittaker sooner or later bought to piece the octagon with Kelvin Gastelum in Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 22 headliner, and he came out victorious after a masterful efficiency.
The dilapidated UFC middleweight championship Whittaker (23-5 MMA, 14-3 UFC) continued his push toward regaining the belt when he outclassed Gastelum (16-7 MMA, 11-7 UFC) for a unbiased-sweep unanimous decision within the main match, which took build at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
Compare beneath for the top Twitter reactions to Whittaker’s victory over Gastelum at UFC on ESPN 22.
Compatible job my son.
— Israel Adesanya (@stylebender) April 18, 2021
Total mastery by Robert Whittaker.
Give the person a title shot, he’s clearly the greatest title challenger yow will discover at once at 185 pounds. #UFCVegas24
— Danny Segura (@dannyseguratv) April 18, 2021
Masterclass from Whittaker tonight, showing why he’s the only top fighter I’ve yet to officially purchase against as an analyst. Gonna be an absolute treat to watch this one again. #UFCVegas24
— Dan Tom (@DanTomMMA) April 18, 2021
Give me Izzy Adesanya vs. Bobby Knuckles II. Don’t overthink it. Let’s supreme discontinue it.
— Ben Fowlkes (@benfowlkesMMA) April 18, 2021
Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker 2. There are now not every other options, in my opinion. Whittaker has regrouped, rebuilt, and dare I say, improved? That became a masterclass. #UFCVegas24
— Nolan King (@mma_kings) April 18, 2021
I’m ready for Adesanya vs Whittaker 2 later this 12 months.#UFCVegas24
— Matthew Wells (@MrMWellsArt) April 18, 2021
Whittaker appears to be like astounding. Dayum. KG tough as hell and presenting some challenges nonetheless Whittaker’s velocity, protection, and diversity is cleanly winning the day.
— Hunter Alek Homistek (@HunterAHomistek) April 18, 2021
He is the No. 1 contender at 185. Absolute confidence about it. Adesanya x Whittaker 2 will be great.
— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) April 18, 2021
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Twitter reacts to Robert Whittaker’s win over Kelvin Gastelum at UFC on ESPN 22