Hats off to Robbie, but I’ve been envisioning this belt being around my waist my entire life.” Considering the stakes, and how long it took him to get there, Woodley’s calmness was all the more remarkable.
Instead, the promotion elected to follow through on a verbal promise to award Woodley the next shot after a title eliminator against ex-champ Johny Hendricks at UFC 192 was scrapped when Hendricks was forced to withdraw from the fight due to a botched weight cut.
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