Oh, sorry, I read that wrong. Middleweight champ Robert Whittaker is out of tonight’s UFC 234 headliner because he has a hernia. Not a hyena.

Anyway, UFC 234 is coming to us from Australia, so this was supposed to be the perfect opportunity for Whittaker to gain fans at home by beating down Kelvin Gastelum.

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Now he might be facing surgery because of a hernia in his abdomen.

Here’s ESPN’s Brett Okamoto with the scoop: