He also managed to take a shot at top ranked contender Kelvin Gastelum, who was walking around with a title on his shoulder all night while proclaiming that he was the new middleweight champion by default since Whittaker failed to compete on Saturday night.
UFC 234 got bit by the worst injury bug possible, losing its headlining fight on the day of the event. It's one of those situations, had it popped up during the fight it could have been fatal for him so this is really serious. Whittaker, according to White, is expected to miss four to eight weeks.
And during the event, Gastelum arrived carrying a UFC world championship belt and spoke with reporters backstage to declare himself as the new world champion. Instead, this match will be canceled due to Whittaker's hernia.
"If I'm playing basketball to play against Michael Jordan, this is it for me", Adesanya said after facing one of his idols in Silva. Adesanya sidestepped the blow, however, and went back to work.
Silva and Diaz fought one of the more freaky bouts in UFC history in 2013, where neither seemed very interested in throwing major strikes.
But despite Gastelum's claims to the belt, UFC president Dana White told reporters that because of the relatively short recovery time needed following Whittaker's operation, the Australian would not be stripped of his world title.
A bunch of BioWare classics are coming to console this year
Skybound said additional details including box contents and specific platform support will be unveiled in the coming months. Well this is a news article that we never saw coming. "We're thrilled to find ourselves working with such a talented group".
UFC 234 at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia drew a reported sold out crowd of 15,238 for a gate of $3,484,855 (AUD).
After the fight, the 43-year-old Silva said that he hopes to continue his fighting career and is looking to be on the UFC 237 card, which will reportedly take place on May 11 at a 45,000 capacity stadium in his hometown of Curitiba, Brazil.
Brunson said that the targeted date and location for the proposed bout was on May 4 in Ottawa, however TSN has learned that the event details have not been finalized and that Quebec City is a potential destination for Canada's first UFC event of 2019.
Netflix loves those streaming numbers, but sometimes users need to download content to watch when their schedule permits. In December, Netflix was also testing another new feature that would allow users to watch a single scene again.
I want to thank all the artists who made the first ever selection show a spectacular success and all the fans who got behind them. Speaking on Saturday night, Miller-Heidke said she was "so grateful and thrilled" to represent Australia at Eurovision.
A Quebec City court handed a life sentence on Friday to the gunman who fatally shot six members of a Quebec mosque in 2017 . More than 50 people were at the Islamic Cultural Centre in January 2017 when he began shooting during evening prayers.
Syriza has 145 seats in parliament but has support from a number of independents, allowing it to muster a majority in voting. One lawmaker described the pact as "worth spitting at", another that Greece was "humiliated".
On a second intervention day (crossover) ≥1 wk later, study-group subjects were switched to the opposite drinking order. Some 90 individuals between the ages of 19 and 40 were asked to drink beer , wine or both.
Around 47,488 tons of old devices had been collected by October past year , with more than 5m mobile phones handed over. The recycled metal has been collected from the Japanese public as well as businesses and industry.
Carlile is the most nominated woman with six nominations, including bids for song and record of the year with " The Joke ". Twitter has been abuzz with news of the public disagreement between Ariana Grande and Grammy producers.
San Diego quarterback Mike Bercovici was absolutely under pressure for the entirety of the first half, being sacked five times. Polian said the USFL took about 22 months to get up and running, and the expansion Carolina Panthers took about 19 months.
He credited recent job gains drawing people back in as for why the participation rate is running at its highest level since 2017. Elsewhere, though, including Quebec, Ontario, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Manitoba, jobs were added.
2018 was the fourth hottest year ever recorded
There was disastrous flooding in India, a huge typhoon in the Philippines and deadly wildfires in Greece and Sweden . But in the long-term, the two agencies strongly agree on the pace and trajectory of global warming.
Elections: PDP denied venue for Abuja mega rally
However, a statement by its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Saturday, PDP insisted that it will reschedule and still hold the presidential rally regardless of any further efforts to stop it.
Geralt invades Monster Hunter World in new crossover
The Monster Hunter World Witcher crossover puts players in the boots of Geralt of Rivia , not just a character skin. Players will be able to talk to other characters, and their dialogue choices will determine how the story unfolds.
Look at this colossal storm on Uranus
But as time progressed, a reflective band-whitish against Uranus' blue hues-began to appear encircling the north pole. That hemisphere is now sporting a massive dark storm that stretches about 6,800 miles (11,000 kilometers) across.
Justin Bieber about the troubles of marriage
She also found herself the target of Bieber's fans, and many people on social media were also not optimistic about their marriage. I wanted to rededicate myself to God in that way because I really felt it was better for the condition of my soul.
Kangana Ranaut’s Manikarnika finds a fan in Anupam Kher
Basically, it wasn't my intention. "When Aamir called me for Dangal , Secret Superstar , I went all the way to Ambani's house. This womencentric film was also helmed by Kangana and the actress held her hopes high for this film.
Year-old with cancer sworn in as Freeport TX cop
Abigail said she wanted to become a police officer so she could fight the "bad guys": the cancer in her body. Her mother, Ilene Arias, told CNN: 'They basically said it's time to enjoy some life. "Extremely tough.
Rules to regulate Nord Stream 2 pipeline
Germany had counted on France, as well as Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Greece, and the Netherlands to block it. He also noted that the vast majority of business representatives have voiced support for Nord Stream 2 .