Romero was supposed to fight Luke Rockhold for the interim middleweight title at UFC 221.
The bout went the distance but with no belt on the line. In the fifth, Romero controlled the round, bring down Whittaker with a series of left hands, then pounded with a right hand. After a conservative start, Romero dropped Whittaker with a right hand early in the third round.
"It's going to be a five-round fight". His run also featured six knockout victories and four bonuses, including the Performance of the Night following his third-round KO of former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman that paid out on plus-175 odds at UFC 205.
And because it wasn't a title fight, the UFC should be extra grateful that Whittaker ended up beating Romero. Whittaker regained control in the fourth, but Romero landed a hard left and right late in the round. Tuivasa Bests ArlovskiTai Tuivasa (8-0) cleared a major hurdle, as one of the heavyweight division's most promising young prospects defeated former champion Andrei Arlovski (27-16) via unanimous decision. "Why would I? I might as well fight someone heavier than me".
Holly Holm (-210) is favored against UFC debutante Megan Anderson (+180) in what amounts to a women's featherweight title eliminator. That includes moments with former WWE superstar CM Punk, who tackles Mike Jackson from inside the United Center in Chicago. Jackson peppered Punk (0-2) with punches to the face throughout the fight and won in a lacklustre unanimous decision.
Echo Show has eight microphones and beam-forming technology so it can hear you from across the room-even while music is playing. This could be done with hardware like the Harmony Hub, but now it's all built into Amazon's echo system, with less to setup.
Fekir impressed for the French outfit last season, netting 23 goals and providing eight assists in all competitions. Liverpool have added their second new player of the summer transfer window in Lyon team captain Nabil Fekir .
The Cabinet also includes defense attorney Giulia Bongiorno as the new minister for public administration. The changing of the guard sets the stage for obligatory confidence votes in Parliament next week.
Kim should be aware of just how good an opportunity he has, Trump cautioned, because it will not last forever. President Trump can not fully suspend sanctions on North Korea unless North Korea agrees to key reforms.
Following the steel and aluminum tariffs, Canada, Mexico and the European Union responded with their own tariffs on USA goods. Before the establishment of the federal income tax in 1913, tariffs were a big money raiser for the US government.
The Republicans are afraid that if Trump eventually does a self-pardoning act, it would lead to a massive political crisis. The administration has prepared the pardoning paperwork for at least 30 people, the sources tell CNN .
The victor of Thursday's semi-final will also decide the world number one spot which Muguruza held for four weeks past year . Muguruza, who is 3-1 against the No. 1-seeded Halep in her career, has never squared off with her in a Grand Slam.
Apple plans to instead send out generic data to such collectors, making a user's device look just like any other Apple device. Apps can now be programed to extend their functionality into Siri so that you can issue voice commands related to them.
Rajinikanth said that it was not right to oppose the film for his political views on the Cauvery river water dispute. Nadar moved to Mumbai in 1956 and was a leader for a section of Tamils settled in the slums of Dharavi.
James was fouled while scoring after Cleveland didn't attempt a free throw in the first half, when it led by as many as 13 points. Durant also is confident the battle-tested Warriors will be ready to play the next two games in a less-than-welcoming venue.
Ariya suffered an epic collapse on the back nine, blowing a seven-stroke lead after a triple-bogey at the par-four 10th. He missed a 3-foot birdie putt on the ninth hole, and then missed a birdie putt from 4 feet on the par-5 15th.
'Flower' wilts: Golden Knights must play better for Fleury
Ovi had eight shots in the first period of Game 3, and while the period ended scoreless, it set the tone for the rest of the game. Vegas now sits on the brink of elimination despite directing 71 shots towards goal compared to Washington's 41.
U.S. Cuts Deal With Sanctioned Chinese Tech Company ZTE
It would also ban the US government from using grants or loans to subsidize Huawei , ZTE or any subsidiaries or affiliates. USA goods exported to China a year ago totaled $130 billion while Chinese imports to the US totaled $506 billion.
Trump asks if Canada burnt down White House in call with PM
The move follows a USA decision to impose tariffs on imports of Mexican steel and aluminum purchases, which took effect on Friday. Mexico had signaled last week that it meant to retaliate against the United States steel and aluminum tariffs.
AfDB calls for collective action on plastic waste
One simplest thing that we can do is to stop using plastic bags and instead take reusable cloth bags for shopping. The report noted, by some estimates, as many as five trillion plastic bags are used worldwide every year.
Melania Trump attends first official event in 24 days
The riff was playful, but a bit awkward considering the event was to honor Gold Star families, who have lost loved ones at war. She sent early signals that she will not bow to speculation or public expectations about what she should be doing.
Manchester United agree deal to land Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk
Rivaldo says Manchester United are getting a "wonderful player" after the club agreed a deal to sign Brazilian midfielder Fred . The 25-year-old made 37 appearances for Shakhtar, as they went on to lift the Ukraine Premier Liga title this past season.