The middleweight title was unified in Melbourne, australia on Saturday as champion Robert Whittaker and interim titleholder Israel Adesanya headlined the ufc 243 fight card. The event set the ufc record for attendance with more than 57,000 spectators filling Marvel Stadium. Those in attendance witnessed Adesanya dethrone Whittaker and become the undisputed 185-pound champion.
Whittaker took the loss in stride and promised to be back in a title fight before long.
UFC 243: Whittaker vs. Adesanya Results
Preliminary Card Results