Whittaker vs Henrique Costa II

UFC 298

February 17, 2024 Saturday
6:30 PM ET / 3:30 PM PT

Honda Center, Anaheim, California, United States

Co-Main Event Fight

Tale of the Tape
33 Age 32
185 lb (83.9 kg) Weight 185 lb (83.9 kg)
6' 0" (183 cm) Height 6' 0" (182.9 cm)
74 in (187 cm) Reach 0 in (0 cm)
Fight Stats
23 - 8 Record 14 - 2
Last 5 Fights
32 fights Total Fights 17 fights
32 fights Professional Fights 17 fights
0 fights Amateur Fights 0 fights
14 years Years Fighting 12 years
11 days Days Last Fought 11 days
84 rounds Rounds Fought 31 rounds
13 finishes Finish Wins 12 finishes
54 % Finish Win Percentage 85 %
2 KOs Knockout Wins 1 KOs
6 TKOs TKO Wins 10 TKOs
33 % KO/TKO Win Percentage 78 %
5 subs Submission Wins 1 subs
20 % Submission Win Percentage 7 %
11 decisions wins Decision Wins 2 decision wins
45 % Decision Win Percentage 14 %
10 UD wins Unanimous Decision Wins 2 UD wins
1 SD wins Split Decision Wins 0 SD wins
5 finish losses Finish Losses 1 finish losses
62 % Finish Loss Percentage 33 %
1 KO losses Knockout Losses 0 KO losses
3 TKO losses TKO Losses 1 TKO losses
50 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 33 %
1 sub losses Submission Losses 0 sub losses
12 % Submission Loss Percentage 0 %
3 decision losses Decision Losses 2 decision losses
37 % Decision Loss Percentage 66 %
2 UD losses Unanimous Decision Losses 2 UD losses
1 SD losses Split Decision Losses 0 SD losses

Last Fights Result

Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(23 - 8)
 
Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(14 - 2)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00

UFC 298 - Volkanovski vs. Topuria

February 17, 3:30 PM PST
VS

Common Opponents

Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(13 - 5)
 
Uriah Hall
Loss

Uriah Hall

(16 - 5)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00

UFC 193 - Rousey vs. Holm

November 14, 12:00 AM PST
VS
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(11 - 0)
 
Uriah Hall
Loss

Uriah Hall

(17 - 8)
Method Round Time
TKO (Punches) 2 2:38

UFC 226 - Miocic vs. Cormier

July 7, 7:00 PM PST
VS
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(17 - 1)
 
Robert Whittaker
Loss

Robert Whittaker

(19 - 5)
Method Round Time
KO (Punches) 2 3:33

UFC 243 - Whittaker vs. Adesanya

October 5, 3:45 PM PST
VS
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(21 - 2)
 
Robert Whittaker
Loss

Robert Whittaker

(22 - 6)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 5 5:00

UFC 271 - Adesanya vs. Whittaker 2

February 12, 3:00 PM PST
VS
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(19 - 1)
 
Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(13 - 0)
Method Round Time
TKO (Punches and Elbows) 2 3:59

UFC 253 - Adesanya vs. Costa

September 26, 4:00 PM PST
VS
Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(17 - 5)
 
Yoel Romero
Loss

Yoel Romero

(12 - 1)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 5 5:00

UFC 213 - Romero vs. Whittaker

July 8, 7:00 PM PST
VS
Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(18 - 5)
 
Yoel Romero
Loss

Yoel Romero

(13 - 2)
Method Round Time
Decision (Split) 5 5:00

UFC 225 - Whittaker vs. Romero 2

June 9, 7:00 PM PST
VS
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(12 - 0)
 
Yoel Romero
Loss

Yoel Romero

(13 - 3)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00

UFC 241 - Cormier vs. Miocic 2

August 17, 3:30 PM PST
VS
Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(22 - 7)
 
Marvin Vettori
Loss

Marvin Vettori

(19 - 6 - 1)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00

UFC Fight Night 209 - Gane vs. Tuivasa

September 3, 9:00 AM PST
VS
Marvin Vettori
Win

Marvin Vettori

(18 - 6 - 1)
 
Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(13 - 1)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 5 5:00

UFC Fight Night 196 - Costa vs. Vettori

October 23, 10:00 AM PST
VS

Robert Whittaker Last 5 Fights

Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(23 - 8)
 
Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(14 - 2)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00

UFC 298 - Volkanovski vs. Topuria

February 17, 3:30 PM PST
VS
Dricus Du Plessis
Win
 
Robert Whittaker
Loss

Robert Whittaker

(23 - 7)
Method Round Time
TKO (Punches) 2 2:23
VS
Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(22 - 7)
 
Marvin Vettori
Loss

Marvin Vettori

(19 - 6 - 1)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00

UFC Fight Night 209 - Gane vs. Tuivasa

September 3, 9:00 AM PST
VS
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(21 - 2)
 
Robert Whittaker
Loss

Robert Whittaker

(22 - 6)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 5 5:00

UFC 271 - Adesanya vs. Whittaker 2

February 12, 3:00 PM PST
VS
Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(21 - 6)
 
Kelvin Gastelum
Loss

Kelvin Gastelum

(21 - 6, 1 NC)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 5 5:00
VS

Paulo Costa Last 5 Fights

Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(23 - 8)
 
Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(14 - 2)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00

UFC 298 - Volkanovski vs. Topuria

February 17, 3:30 PM PST
VS
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(13 - 2)
 
Luke Rockhold
Loss

Luke Rockhold

(16 - 5)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00

UFC 278 - Usman vs. Edwards 2

August 20, 3:00 PM PST
VS
Marvin Vettori
Win

Marvin Vettori

(18 - 6 - 1)
 
Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(13 - 1)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 5 5:00

UFC Fight Night 196 - Costa vs. Vettori

October 23, 10:00 AM PST
VS
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(19 - 1)
 
Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(13 - 0)
Method Round Time
TKO (Punches and Elbows) 2 3:59

UFC 253 - Adesanya vs. Costa

September 26, 4:00 PM PST
VS
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(12 - 0)
 
Yoel Romero
Loss

Yoel Romero

(13 - 3)
Method Round Time
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00

UFC 241 - Cormier vs. Miocic 2

August 17, 3:30 PM PST
VS