Reigning 185-pound titleholder Whittaker (20-4 MMA, 11-2 UFC) will attempt to make his first official defense when he meets “The Ultimate Fighter 17” winner Gastelum (15-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) in the main event of the Feb. 9 pay-per-view, which takes place at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia.
Another set of prominent middleweights co-headline the card. Undefeated rising star Israel Adesanya (15-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) will take MMA legend and former longtime UFC champ Anderson Silva (34-8 MMA, 17-4 UFC) in a fight that will apparently determine the next challenger to the belt.
With tickets set to go on sale for UFC 234 later this week, the promotion has released an official event poster for the card. Check it out below (via Twitter):
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Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie
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