Robert Whittaker thinks hes just engaging in his prime before his UFC Paris co-main event fight Marvin Vettori.
Although Whittaker is really a former UFC champion and contains experienced the promotion since 2012, he could be just 31-years-old so he thinks he’s got much more to provide. With that, he believes his best performances remain before him.
The very best years are approaching, Personally i think like Im just getting into my prime and my peak condition, Whittaker thought to ESPN. I believe I have the very best fights before me. The motivation for the task is my children, theyre the largest driver, theyre the key reason why I sweat and bleed just as much as I really do. Im fighting for something larger than myself.
Not merely does Robert Whittaker think he could be just hitting his prime, he also believes he could be improving daily. He knows with a make an impression on Vettori on Saturday he could easily get another crack at the belt.
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Whittaker is coming off a choice loss to Israel Adesanya in a detailed fight, and something that the Aussie thought he won. With that, he believes a trilogy with Adesanya goes much differently, especially with him thinking he could be only improving.
The fight with Izzy was a hard-fought fight. I thought I did so lots of things right on the night time, Whittaker said. But I didnt obtain the nod that night in fact it is what it really is, you cant cry onto it, it is possible to only make contact with the gym, make contact with work and concentrate on another one. But I did so lots of things right, I landed some successful takedowns and I threatened the takedowns a whole lot, my jab was on point, my counter striking was on point; defensively I believe I did an excellent job of nullifying his main attributes. Nonetheless it is what it’s the next fight between us, I believe therell be considered a lot of various things I can benefit from, and move differently [as well].
Can you trust Robert Whittaker he is merely hitting his prime?
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