UFC 271 is scheduled for February 13, 2022 (AEDT). It has been over two years since their first meeting at UFC 243 in 2019, however both fighters are still in their prime.
The rematch would have probably been made sooner but Whittaker had to heal from some niggling injuries.
UFC 271 Quick Card
- Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker
- Jared Cannonier vs. Derek Brunson
- Vinc Pichel vs. Mark O. Madsen
- D. Silva de Andrade vs. Sergey Morozov
- Jacob Malkoun vs. AJ Dobson
- Kyler Phillips vs. Marcelo Rojo
- A. Hernandez vs. Renato Moicano
- Roxanne Modafferi vs. Casey O’Neill
- Carlos Ulberg vs. Fabio Cherant
- Mike Mathetha vs. Orion Cosce
- Ronnie Lawrence vs. Mana Martinez
- Ed Herman vs. Maxim Grishin
- Alex Perez vs. Matt Schnell