The UFC is back in Australia for today's UFC 234 event.
It marks the second time Whittaker has been forced to withdraw from a scheduled title fight down under, after a range of injuries kept him from fighting Luke Rockhold at UFC 221 in Perth previous year.
He is a heavy favorite going up against the 43-year old Silva, who has not fought in two years, and a victory should catapult the entertaining Style Bender into the main event scene.
New Zealand UFC middleweight Israel Adesanya earned his stripes in the octagon a year ago though he is yet to be respected as a fighter in his own right.
The loss of Whittaker will certainly be a massive disappointment for many fans with UFC 234 tickets.
In the city's Queen Anne neighborhood Friday night, one bus had to bail off its route after it got stuck on a snow-covered street. Snow was tapering off in western Washington by mid-morning Saturday, but enjoy the quick break before another system moves in.
Connacht lock Quinn Roux should start in Edinburgh, with the dependable Devin Toner ruled out with an ankle injury. Joe Schmidt said. "It's a pretty exciting opportunity to give Chris Farrell the chance to play against Scotland ".
Contingency plans called for handlers to use loud noises, flares and alarms to try to distract the tigers, but that didn't work. Asim, who is seven years old, was brought in from Denmark on 29 January, with Jae Jae heading to a French park.
Since it introduced the Moto G line a little over five years ago, Motorola has shifted more than 70 million devices worldwide. Moto G7 ships with 64GB of in-built internal storage, which should be more than enough for your apps, photos and videos.
The shares closed down $3.36 to $30.80 in regular trading, and dropped an additional 4 cents a share in after hours trading. Shares moved lower in the premarket as the company's first-quarter revenue outlook is lower than Wall Street forecasts.
Karen Fraser, the owner of the home, who had casually met two of the victims, has said she is "haunted" by the case. Now, with the trial over, advocates want to put the focus back on why so many died before police cracked the case.
Dingell was a champion of the auto industry and was credited with increasing access to health care, among other accomplishments. Debbie Dingell, added that she was with him at their home in Dearborn. "I am home with John and we have entered a new phase".
The Palestinian foreign ministry said the conference is aimed at pushing its participants to adopt American positions. The economic plan is widely expected to include worldwide funding proposals for the impoverished Gaza Strip .
It contains a tiny needle made of freeze-dried compressed insulin, which is released and injected into the stomach's lining. And ever since, researchers have been attempting to find ways to deliver insulin orally without any success.
2018 fourth warmest year on record: NASA, NOAA
With global emissions rising for the second year in a row, this disastrous trend shows no signs of changing any time soon. The human toll also was high, with 247 killed and many more injured in weather and climate disasters.
New Skype update introduces background blur for video
Microsoft is yet to confirm whether Skype users on smartphone or tablet will be able to make use of the feature. The tech can also detect hair, hands, and arms, making the background blur integrate smoothly, the post said.
Newport shock 'Boro in FA Cup
ROBBIE WILLMOTT and Padraig Amond were the toast of Newport after their goals helped League Two County stun Middlesbrough . He added: "Lizzie backed me and made it an easy decision for me to play the game".
Man charged with shooting bus driver after I-35W crash
The 78-year-old bus driver , who wishes to remain anonymous, is still in satisfactory condition at Hennepin County Medical Center. Near the split with Interstate 94, Lilly stopped his auto in the lane of traffic, got out and walked towards the bus.
Enes Kanter to be released by Knicks
The New York Knicks have officially released forward Wesley Matthews and center Enes Kanter , the team announced on Thursday. According to NBA.com, teams were wary of his $18.6 million expiring contract and instead waited for NY to waive him.
Warriors Star Kevin Durant Rips Into The Media
It comes from media rights and all kinds of financial streams that are based on people's intense interest in the league. It's best for Durant to recognize he is in the most ideal situation for a player of his skillset.
Kanye West reportedly planned to 'Ye-ify' Miami condo
Kim added: 'She said to me the other day, "Mom, we just need to have another baby brother so that Saint can just leave me alone". Kim Kardashian has an fantastic take on her growing family, which will soon include four kids with Kanye West .
Turkey: 3 dead, 12 injured in building collapse
Three people were been found dead after the structure fell, and three more were seriously injured, officials confirmed. At least one fatality has been recorded, while three of at least four people known to be trapped have been rescued.