Whittaker out of title fight

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    UFC 234 has lost its headliner just hours before the show is set to begin.

    UFC President Dana White told ESPN.com’s Brett Okamoto on Saturday (early Sunday morning locally) that middleweight champion Robert Whittaker is out of his scheduled title fight with Kelvin Gastelum after being hospitalized the night before. He was diagnosed with a hernia and was set to undergo surgery.

    According to White, Whittaker (20-4 MMA, 11-2 UFC) started to complain of pain in his abdomen late last night and was taken to the hospital. His injury isn’t believed to be related to his weight cut.

     
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    at least he didnt get fuckin herpes ringworm and staph from kelvins dirty ass
     
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    They need israel vs gasass for interim
     
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    That's an interesting fight.
     
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    Kelvin is champ now, it's official
     
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    Did you suspect he’d pull out? If so what made you think that?
     
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    No, I thought one of the two would crumble, thought it'd be Kelvin's body aids.
     
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    Yoel is the Champ anyways

    but this sucks...wanted to see his fight
     
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    not sure I buy the hernia though
     
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    Yoel the drug cheat who has never held the belt?

    Is the champ......?
     
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    well I guess technically not since he missed weight by .2 lbs in their second fight
    so not the belt champ
    but the peoples champ based on that second fight

    Anyhooo....sucks for Robert...the entire card was built for and around him

    Cowboy tweeted he would fight
     
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    When did he tweet that? Isn't the flight like 20 hours?
     
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    cowboy could jet ski there drinking a six pack in time for the prelims
     
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