"I'm very happy, guys. Thank you God, for giving me one more chance to come here and do my best. I love my job," Silva said at ringside during the presentations.
Whittaker pulls out with injury, Adesanya wins at UFC 234
"He's a great talent," Silva said of Adesanya. "He has a great future in this sport, so I'm very lucky to come here and fight. It's a good challenge for me, but I believe it's a big challenge for Israel."
Whittaker meets Gastelum, Adesanya takes on Silva at UFC 234