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Latest UFC 234 fight card, rumors for ‘Whittaker vs Gastelum’ PPV on Feb. 9 in Melbourne

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Middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will make his long-awaited return to the cage on home soil for the first time since 2016 when he collides with No. 4-ranked contender Kelvin Gastelum in UFC 234’s pay-per-view (PPV) main event inside Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia. Meanwhile, in the co-main event, the hottest 185-pound prospect on UFC’s roster today, Israel Adesanya, will look to get over on one of the most decorated former champions ever, Anderson Silva.

Event: UFC 234: “Whittaker vs. Gastelum”
Date: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019
Location: Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia
Broadcast: Pay-per-view (PPV), ESPN+, UFC Fight Pass

UFC 234 Main Event:

185 lbs.: Middleweight champion Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum

New UFC 234 Main Event:

185 lbs.: Israel Adesanya vs. Anderson Silva

UFC 234 PPV Main Card (10 p.m. ET):

145 lbs.: Rani Yahya vs. Ricky Simon
125 lbs.: Montana De La Rosa vs. Nadia Kassem
205 lbs.: Jim Crute vs. Sam Alvey

UFC 234 ESPN Prelims Card (8 p.m. ET):

155 lbs.: Dong Hyun Ma vs. Devonte Smith
145 lbs.: Austin Arnett vs. Shane Young
125 lbs.: Kai Kara-France vs. Raulian Paiva
135 lbs.: Teruto Ishihara vs. Kyung Ho Kang

UFC 234 Fight Pass Prelims Card (6:30 p.m. ET):

155 lbs.: Marcos Rosa Mariano vs. Lando Vannata
155 lbs.: Callan Potter vs. Jalin Turner
135 lbs.: Wuliji Buren vs. Jonathan Martinez

*Fight card, bout order and the amount of matches subject to change.

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