UFC 290 – UFC News UFC 290 will soon be here, and Alexander Volkanovski is set to face off against Yair Ródriguez for the featherweight crown. Robert Whittaker’s fight with Dricuss Duplessis has everyone on edge. This match will determine the fate of the middleweight division and who is in contention for the coveted title shot. Whittaker shared a touching reason for tapping on his chest tattoo each time he competed. The revelation left UFC commentators and fans speechless.
UFC 290 Robert Whittaker explains why he taps his chest tattoo before every fight, and fans get emotional- “Him.”
UFC 290: Robert Whittaker’s chest tattoo is a must-see before every fight
Robert Whittaker always taps on his chest as he enters the Octagon. Many interpret this gesture to be him tapping his Southern Cross Tattoo. Whittaker does not mind the interpretation. However, this ritual has a deeper purpose, as he revealed in a recent interview with The Fatherhood.