On Saturday, February 12 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, Israel Adesanya will meet Robert Whittaker. Adesanya will defend his UFC middleweight title in this fight. We’ll find out when, when, and how to watch the UFC 271 Adesanya vs Whittaker 2, as well as odds and predictions here.
This is a rematch of their October 2019 battle, in which Whittaker was defeated. Israel Adesanya is the current world middleweight champion of the Ultimate Fighting Championships. On June 12, he defeated Marvin Vettori in his most recent fight.
In his last five fights, Robert Whittaker has only lost one. He won a unanimous decision over Kelvin Gastelum in his most recent fight. In his bout against Adesanya in October 2019, he lost the UFC Middleweight Championship.
When and where is the UFC 271?
Date: The fight is going to be held on Saturday, February 12.
Time: The main card will start at 10 pm ET. The ringwalk of the main event will start at 12.15 am ET. Starting off the main event depends on the length of the prelims and other cards.
Location: The Toyota Center in Houston, Texas will host the UFC 271 Adesanya vs Whittaker 2 fight. So, if you’re from that area, you’ll be able to see the action from the ring. The facility can hold up to 18,200 people. To witness the action unfold in front of your eyes, you will need to purchase a ticket. The tickets start at $286 and go up from there.
How to watch the UFC 271 live on TV?
How to stream the UFC 271 Adesanya vs. Whittaker 2 live online?
- BT Sports App
ESPN+ has the exclusive right to live stream the UFC 271 online. They will stream the event’s PPV. To view the event there, you’ll need to subscribe to the PPV package. It will cost you $74.99 to watch the battle if you are already an ESPN+ subscriber. To view the fight, you must pay $99.98 if you are new to the platform. In addition, this package includes a yearly ESPN+ subscription.
BT Sports has the exclusive right to broadcast the live feed of the event in the United Kingdom. If you already have a BT Broadband account, you may use their app to live stream any event for free.
Israel Adesanya’s records and bio:
Israel Mobolaji Temitayo Odunayo Oluwafemi Owolabi Adesanya is a Nigerian-born New Zealand professional mixed martial artist, kickboxer, and former boxer with multiple championships in all three disciplines. As an MMA fighter, he is currently signed to the UFC, where he is the current Middleweight Champion.
In kickboxing, he is a former Glory Middleweight Championship title, challenger. As of October 25, 2021, he is #3 in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings.
- Nationality: New Zealand
- Date of Birth: July 22, 1989
- Height: 6’4″
- Reach: 80″
- Total Fights: 22
- Record: 21-1
Robert Whittaker’s records and bio:
Robert John Whittaker is a New Zealand-born Australian professional mixed martial artist. He is signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship, where he is a former UFC Middleweight Champion.
- Nationality: New Zealand
- Born: December 20, 1990
- Height: 5’11”
- Reach: 73″
- Total Fights: 28
- Record: 23-5
- Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker for Adesanya’s middleweight title
- Kyler Phillips vs Marcelo Rojo; bantamweight
- Alex Perez vs Matt Schnell; flyweight
- Vinc Pichel vs Mark Madsen (lightweight
- Roxanne Modafferi vs Casey O’Neill; women’s flyweight
- Carlos Ulberg vs Fabio Cherant; light heavyweight
- Ed Herman vs Maxim Grishin; light heavyweight
- Mana Martinez vs Ronnie Lawrence; bantamweight
- Alexander Hernandez vs Renato Moicano; lightweight
- AJ Dobson vs Jacob Malkoun; middleweight
- Robert Whittaker: +210
- Israel Adesanya: -255
*Odds are according to FanDuel Sportsbook
Adesanya vs Whittaker’s Prediction:
Israel Adesanya is an unstoppable force. In his career, he has only lost one battle. He possesses strength and expertise, as well as the ability to deliver a powerful punch. He’ll rely on the confidence he gained from defeating Whittaker earlier. For him, this will be a retaliation match. To make an effect on the game, he’ll have to keep his ground. Prediction: Israel Adesanya wins by a unanimous decision.