Whittaker pulling out theory (ringworm)

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  1. CodyMckenziesPrime

    CodyMckenziesPrime Orange Belt

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    I have a theory that I don’t think is too far fetched. When Whitaker saw kelvins ringworm or whatever the hell that stuff was, either through the Embeddeds or the actual weigh ins, he used the most reasonable emergency exit excuse he could to get the hell out of the fight.

    Nobody seems upset about the situation and it’s kind of weird. Whitaker looked jacked and ready to go. Just another shit happens kind of coincidence in the UFC or did someone intentionally stop this fight?

    I will admit however that I put 0 research in to this theory and I don’t know what I’m talking about but what I do know is I wouldn’t want that man bleeding on me in a fight and I sure as hell wouldn’t have tried to RNC him.

    “Never been prepared or more ready!!! Bring it on.”
    -Robert Whitaker,
    February 9th, 2019
     
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  2. Hotora86

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    That thing was so nasty Bob shat his guts out.
    And I don't blame him!

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  3. Pie & Mash

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    I was rather fucked off
     
  4. Hornett

    Hornett Yellow Belt

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    I have an inside source in Robs camp that confirmed this a couple of days ago. Pretty spot on theory

    Rob was worried as he had already had a life threatening staph infection. Also the hernia was an existing legitimate mefical issue that he could have fought with but instead used to get out of the fight.
     
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  5. Peter Smits

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    My own inside sources confirm this man's source.
     
  6. mooseman17

    mooseman17 Black Belt

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    I'm surprised Kelvin got sanctioned to fight with his skin looking all fucked up.
     
  7. ssBaldy

    ssBaldy Russian belt Yellow Card

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    Gosh, how do you get such nasty infections, you are supposed to live in 1st world countries FFS! In 4 years I trained judo and sambo in Moscow not a single dude got staph. And ringworms? Really Kelvin?
     
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  8. mon

    mon Purple Belt

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    No choice. Refuse to sanction and another state gets the cash, its the ethical choice......
     
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  9. mmahorse

    mmahorse Blue Belt

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    Yep that's what I thought.
    pimples are sign of std.
    If blood is on canvas and the other guy has std,
    Then you have it for life
     
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  10. X^flottigliaMAS

    X^flottigliaMAS White Belt

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    That’s pretty obvious. Theory is correct
     
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  11. Jedijiujitsu

    Jedijiujitsu Blue Belt

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    what a thread. whittaker went and got his gut opened up in surgery so he didn't get a small skin infection and make 500k. seems legit.

    <puh-lease75>
     
  12. Universal Champion

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    Yes you get major internal organ surgery to avoid a guy w/ a skin infection, good call there Sherlock.
     
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  13. INTERL0PER

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    Jesus. What a dumpster fire of a thread.

    Absurd.
     
  14. mangokush

    mangokush Brown Belt

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    This was the moment that got Whittaker injured out of the fight, when his son threw an object at his hernia on embedded which has now led to Whittaker getting surgery.

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  15. Joshuaace

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    How about; dehydrated weight cutter suffers bowel issues following weight cutting enemas?
     
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  16. StayCranked

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    if a little ringworm on the opponent prevents Whittaker from fighting he deserves to lose the belt
     
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  17. Mortal Wombat

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    seems legit...... will be interesting to see what comes out the next few weeks. dont want to jump the gun just yet.
     
  18. youllneverwalkalone

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    And that's all there is to this.
     
  19. Ladder Master

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    Its normal for high level athletes to fake surgery at this level.
    He was wheeled into the operating room but was never cut on.
    They just rubbed his tummy in there.
     
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  20. DeeDubb

    DeeDubb Gracie Online Black Belt

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    Most likely, he had the hernia, was trying to tough it out, it aggravated during the night before, maybe due to the stress of weight cutting/press obligations, decided he couldn't fight, went to the hospital to get it dealt with.
     
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