On Episode 5 of UFC 243 Embedded, heavyweight Tai Tuivasa teases his teammates, including UFC newcomer Justin Tafa. Middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has strong words for certain superheroes and their weaknesses. He and lightweight Al Iaquinta do interviews at Marvel Stadium before heading to the outdoor open workouts at Federation Square. Lightweight Dan Hooker kicks things off, and interim middleweight champion Israel Adesanya shows off his striking and styling.
On Episode 6 of UFC 243 Embedded, lightweight Al Iaquinta and middleweight champion Robert Whittaker suit up for Ultimate Media Day. Their respective opponents, Dan Hooker and interim middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, also attend, as do heavyweight foes Tai Tuivasa and Serghei Spivac. After matchup staredowns in front of cameras, Saturday morning brings the weigh-in at Marvel Stadium, where they repeat the process in front of fans.