The Bantamweight “Beast”: Exclusive Interview With Titan FC 42’s Andrew Whitney


It takes a tremendous amount of will power, focus, and dedication to become a successful professional MMA fighter. A team you can trust.Watching your diet, training, and attitude through each camp. Building you up to ensure you are set up to maximize your potential come fight day. That is exactly what Titan FC Bantamweight Andrew Whitney has at MMA Masters. After making the move a couple years ago, the results have shown and Whitney is at the top of his game. From the standard Striking and grappling to a running and film coach, Whitney has all eyes on him. Preparing him for his fight on December 2nd at Titan FC 42 in Coral Gables, FL against Farkhad Sharipov for the Bantamweight Title. Live on UFC Fight Pass.

In the past, Whitney has admitted disappointment of not getting the call to the UFC. Even though he still wants that shot, he refuses to overlook his opponent. “… I have did that early in my career too. Kinda overlooked my opponents. This next fight is the most important fight. I need to get that belt. There is nobody more deserving in Titan, in the organization of Titan, to hold the belt from me. I’ve been around for Titan since day 1. I’ve been around before they changed owners. I’ve been around before it was even called Titan…”

Listen to the whole interview and find out how Andrew prepares in fight camp, what his thoughts were on his opponent, and what his predictions were for the UFC 205 card that happened this past weekend at Madison Square Garden. All that and more!

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