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How Max Holloway dominated Brian Ortega, feet-first

Bloody Elbow’s striking specialist Connor Ruebusch breaks down Max Holloway’s dazzling title defense against Brian Ortega from UFC 231. There were a lot of mixed emotions, heading into UFC 231, …read more

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Kevin Lee Feels Max Holloway Would Be At Disadvantage In Lightweight Division

Kevin Lee has respect for Max Holloway, but he believes “Blessed” would run into some problems at lightweight. Holloway is coming off a brilliant performance against Brian Ortega. The Ultimate …read more

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Kevin Lee explains why Max Holloway doesn’t belong in the lightweight division

Last weekend, in the main event of UFC 231, UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway returned to the Octagon in dominant form, defeating formerly undefeated challenger Brian Ortega by doctor stoppage.
In …read more

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Lee: Lightweights Too Big, Too Strong For Holloway

Max Holloway made an emphatic statement on his current Featherweight run last Saturday night (Dec. 8, 2018) after dominating Brian Ortega en route to a fourth-round technical knockout win (doctor …read more

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Future Lightweight Max Holloway Still Has Unfinished Business At Featherweight

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway continued his historic winning streak this past Saturday night in Toronto at UFC 231 with a record-setting, vicious four-round beating of Brian Ortega that saw …read more

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UFC 231 prelims average 786,000 viewers

Saturday night’s prelims before UFC 231, headlined by the Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega featherweight title match, did 786,000 viewers on FOX Sports 1.
The number was aside from UFC 229, …read more

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UFC 231 medical suspensions: Brian Ortega gets lengthy sit

UFC 231, which went down last Saturday night in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, produced some thrilling wars and decisive stoppages. There was featherweight champ Max Holloway’s bludgeoning of Brian Ortega in …read more

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UFC 231 medical suspensions: Brian Ortega potentially out six months after brutal loss

UFC featherweight title challenger Brian Ortega needs medical clearance to free him from a potential six-month suspension.
After a cageside doctor ruled Ortega (14-1 MMA, 6-1 UFC) unable to continue a …read more

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Edgar: I’m The One Who Can Get It Done Against Holloway

Max Holloway earned his second straight title defense — thirteenth straight win overall — after defeating Brian Ortega via fourth-round technical knockout (TKO) at UFC 231 last Saturday night (Dec. …read more

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UFC 231 medical suspensions: Brian Ortega potentially out six months after grisly loss

UFC featherweight contender Brian Ortega headlined a list of 16 fighters to be issued extended medical suspensions in the aftermath of UFC 231.
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Holloway: Aldo Still The Greatest Of All Time

Who is the greatest featherweight mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter of all time?
I voted for reigning 145-pound titleholder Max Holloway, as did Joe Rogan, for sending Brian Ortega to the …read more

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Brian Ortega’s Coach Says ‘T-City’ Has Nothing To Be Sorry About

Brian Ortega’s coach has a message for “T-City.” Ortega challenged Max Holloway for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight gold this past Saturday night. “T-City” proved he can absorb a …read more

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Max Holloway’s masterpiece was at the same time a showcase of Brian Ortega’s heart

Heading into Saturday night, Max Holloway’s health was being fussed over in hushed tones, quiet enough not to disturb an otherwise fascinating fight. Coming out people were arguing his greatness …read more

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Dillon Danis defends Conor McGregor over Max Holloway as greatest featherweight

In the wake of UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway’s dismantling of Brian Ortega in the UFC 231 headliner on Saturday night, the conversation immediately started shifting as to whether or …read more

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MMA Squared: Max Holloway’s new title

Max Holloway’s twenty minute deconstruction of Brian Ortega was a watershed moment, even for the already dominant champion. His place among the featherweight greats must be considered. Welcome to MMA …read more

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Brian Ortega Agrees With Doctor Stoppage Against Max Holloway

For four rounds, Brian Ortega took everything the champ could throw at him and kept marching forward. It took the word of the cageside physician and referee to stop “T-City” …read more

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The MMA Hour with Kevin Lee, Valentina Shevchenko, Colby Covington, Monday Morning Analyst, Sound Off and more

12 p.m.: Show open.
12:05 p.m.: Specifically, what techniques and tactics did Max Holloway use to defeat Brian Ortega? We’ll break them down in the Monday Morning Analyst.
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Coach sends heartfelt message to Brian Ortega following UFC 231

Things didn’t go according to plan this past Saturday night for Brian Ortega.
As one half of the UFC 231 main event, the unbeaten featherweight would suffer the first loss of …read more

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McGregor To Holloway: I’m The Real Featherweight GOAT

Max Holloway’s impressive win over Brian Ortega at UFC 231 has many fans calling him the best featherweight ever. And with 13 UFC wins in a row – two of …read more

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Conor McGregor and Ben Askren have an interesting exchange on social media

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor had an interesting exchange with undefeated welterweight Ben Askren late yesterday evening.
Shortly following Max Holloway’s impressive stoppage victory over Brian Ortega in the main …read more

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Max Holloway set a bunch of records in his UFC 231 fight with Brian Ortega

Current UFC featherweight kingpin Max Holloway set a bunch of records in his impressive UFC 231 victory over Brian Ortega last night in Toronto.
“Blessed” put on an absolute clinic in …read more

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Conor McGregor reacts to Max Holloway’s victory over Brian Ortega

Former UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and current division title holder Max Holloway are two of the promotions biggest stars.
The UFC standouts have actually squared off in the past, with …read more

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Holloway: I still believe the greatest FW of all-time is Aldo

Even after the performance he put on against Brian Ortega on Saturday night, Max Holloway is not yet ready to consider himself as the greatest featherweight of all-time. After …read more

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Conor McGregor Praises Max Holloway For ‘Great Win’ At UFC 231

Conor McGregor is well aware of the stellar performance turned in by Max Holloway at UFC 231. Holloway put his UFC featherweight gold on the line against Brian Ortega in …read more

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Brian Ortega releases statement, reveals multiple injuries suffered in UFC 231 main event

Brian Ortega broke his silence after a gritty battle against UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway in the UFC 231 event Saturday night in Toronto.
Ortega, who agreed with the doctor’s stoppage …read more

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Brian Ortega agrees with doctor stoppage at UFC 231, but 'was willing to die in there'

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Brian Ortega made no complaints about the stoppage in the UFC 231 headliner in his first statement since losing …read more

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Brian Ortega breaks silence on stoppage loss to Max Holloway

Last night, in the main event of UFC 231 in Toronto, undefeated featherweight contender Brian Ortega stepped into the cage with UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway. While Ortega had some …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Brian Ortega, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and UFC 231's other losing fighters?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for UFC 231’s winning fighters?)
It was disappointment for the five losing main card fighters at UFC 231. However, at least they can take …read more

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Max Holloway still doesn’t consider himself the greatest featherweight of all time

Shortly after UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway defended his title with a emphatic stoppage defeat of Brian Ortega, UFC President Dana White praised him as one of “the all-time greats.”
“It’s …read more

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UFC 231: Max Holloway Octagon Interview

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After what might be the most impressive win of his career, Max Holloway spoke with Joe Rogan after his fourth-round finish of Brian Ortega at UFC 231.
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Max Holloway Still Believes Jose Aldo is ‘Greatest Featherweight of All Time’

After Saturday’s remarkable beatdown of the previously unbeaten Brian Ortega in the UFC 231 main event, it would’ve understandable if Max Holloway wanted to brag a little bit. …read more

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Dana White Says Fifth Round Would Have Been ‘Very Bad’ for Brian Ortega “Health Wise’

Count Dana White among those who was happy with the doctor stoppage following the fourth round of the featherweight championship clash between Max Holloway and Brian Ortega at UFC 231 …read more

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Dana White defends Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega stoppage

Last night, in the main event of UFC 231 in Toronto, UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway defended his title for a second time, thumping formerly undefeated challenger Brian Ortega with …read more

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Holloway interested in fight with Khabib: I want to hand him his first loss

Max Holloway put on the performance of his career at UFC 231, battering top contender Brian Ortega to retain his featherweight title at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Canada on Saturday.
Holloway …read more

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Dana White sees ‘big things’ for Max Holloway at lightweight: ‘Everybody in the top five is a fun fight for him’

TORONTO — Following his dominant win over previously unbeaten challenger Brian Ortega on Saturday, featherweight king Max Holloway may just be the finest fighter the division has ever seen.
At 27 …read more

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‘Too Tough For Your Own Good’

UFC 231 went down from Toronto, Ontario, Canada, last night (Sat. Dec. 8, 2018), featuring a main event scrap between Featherweight champion Max Holloway and Brian Ortega that ended between …read more

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Holloway Vs. Ortega: 3.5-Round Beatdown!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight technicians Max Holloway and Brian Ortega clashed last night (Dec. 8, 2018) at UFC 231 from inside Scotiabank Center in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Owner of …read more

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After UFC 231 win, Max Holloway targets several lightweight superfights

After his thrilling, stoppage defeat of Brian Ortega at UFC 231, UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway is interested in heading up to lightweight to battle some of the division’s top …read more

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Dana White commends doctor stoppage at UFC 231: Brian Ortega 'too tough for his own good'

TORONTO – UFC President Dana White was blown away by Brian Ortega’s heart in a fourth-round TKO loss to featherweight champion Max Holloway at UFC 231.
White also is glad the …read more

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UFC 231: Holloway vs. Ortega - Winners and Losers

Max Holloway came out the biggest winner of the evening, setting a record for significant strikes in a single contest in his title defense agsinst Brian Ortega. Who else had …read more

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Video Recap: Holloway dismantles Ortega on route to TKO victory

The Blessed era is here to stay, after Max Holloway defeated Brian Ortega by TKO in the main event of UFC 231. After a year out, and some concerning health …read more

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UFC 231 video highlights: Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega

As hard as he tried, and as many strikes as he landed, Max Holloway couldn’t put Brian Ortega out or make him quit.
But after battering the face of Ortega (14-1 …read more

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After UFC 231 win, Max Holloway open to lightweight move as Dana White recommends

TORONTO – Max Holloway is at his competitive peak as the UFC featherweight champion.
But after a dominant win over Brian Ortega on Saturday at UFC 231, Holloway is willing to …read more

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Dana White Wants Max Holloway to Move to Lightweight Now

Max Holloway cemented his spot as the best featherweight in the sport on Saturday night with a thrilling win over Brian Ortega to cap off UFC 231 in Toronto.
Now UFC …read more

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Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega full fight video highlights

Watch Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega full fight video highlights from UFC 231’s main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC 231: Holloway vs. Ortega took place Dec. 8 at the …read more

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UFC 231 bonuses: Max Holloway earns double after dominant title defense

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Max Holloway, Brian Ortega and Thiago “Marreta” Santos earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC 231 event. …read more

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Fighters React To Max Holloway Finishing Brian Ortega at UFC 231

Featherweight champion Max Holloway defended his title on Saturday in the UFC 231 main event against undefeated challenger Brian Ortega. Holloway stopped Ortega at the end of the fourth round. …read more

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UFC 231 results: Max Holloway overwhelms Brian Ortega in gritty, gutsy title fight

As hard as he tried, and as many strikes as he landed, Max Holloway couldn’t put Brian Ortega out or make him quit.
But after battering the face of Ortega (14-1 …read more

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UFC 231 in Tweets: Pros react to Holloway vs. Ortega, Shevchenko vs. Jedrzejczyk

The best is still “Blessed.”
In a thrilling affair, Max Holloway defended his UFC featherweight title with a fourth-round TKO stoppage over Brian Ortega, winning his long-awaited return to the Octagon …read more

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UFC 231 results: Max Holloway defeats Brian Ortega in thrilling four-round war

Brian Ortega is undoubtedly one of the finest young fighters on the planet.
But he happens to share a weight class with a competitor who is on the short list for …read more

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Pros react to Holloway’s beatdown of Ortega at UFC 231

Max Holloway defeated Brian Ortega via TKO at the end of the fourth round at UFC 231. On Twitter, pro fighters praised his performance. Max Holloway put on a striking …read more

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Holloway Continues Run Atop Division

Recap the action from the UFC 231 main event, where Max Holloway retained the featherweight belt against Brian Ortega.
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Twitter reacts to Max Holloway's destruction of Brian Ortega to defend title at UFC 231

Max Holloway reminded the world that he’s still the best featherweight around on Saturday when he defended his title for a second time with a victory against Brian Ortega at …read more

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Fighters react to Max Holloway stopping Brian Ortega at UFC 231

Tonight’s UFC 231 event was headlined by a highly anticipated featherweight title fight featuring reigning champ Max Holloway taking on undefeated contender Brian Ortega.
Max Holloway returned to action tonight for …read more

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Holloway outbrawls Ortega in fourth-round TKO

In a masterful title defense, Max Holloway’s relentless strikes finally bested a game but bloodied Brian Ortega when a doctor called the fight in Round 4. …read more

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UFC 231 video: Holloway outclasses, busts up Ortega

Watch highlights from the UFC 231 main event. Max Holloway completely dominated and outclassed Brian Ortega during the UFC 231 main event. Ortega showed a strong chin and massive heart, …read more

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UFC 231 results: Holloway busts up Ortega for TKO win

Max Holloway stopped Brian Ortega to retain his featherweight belt in the UFC 231 main event. The UFC 231 main event just witnessed Max Holloway stop Brian Ortega to retain …read more

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Max Holloway Stops Previously Undefeated Brian Ortega in Impressive Fashion at UFC 231

Max Holloway stops Brian Ortega in UFC 231 headliner. …read more

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UFC 231 Results: Max Holloway TKO’s Brian Ortega (Highlights)

Tonight’s UFC 231 event is headlined by a highly anticipated featherweight title fight featuring current champ Max Holloway taking on undefeated contender Brian Ortega.
Max Holloway (19-3 MMA) has not competed …read more

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UFC 231 Highlights: Max Holloway Earns Doctor Stoppage Victory Over Brian Ortega

Max Holloway retained the UFC featherweight title over Brian Ortega at UFC 231. The two fighters met in a featherweight bout at the UFC 231 pay-per-view event from the Scotiabank …read more

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Max Holloway Batters Brian Ortega To Earn 4th Round TKO in Instant Classic at UFC 231

Max Holloway answered all the critics with a masterful performance to take out Brian Ortega with a fourth round TKO in the UFC 231 main event
Official result: Max Holloway def. …read more

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Max Holloway defeats Brian Ortega by fourth-round TKO to retain UFC featherweight belt

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UFC 231 live blog: Holloway vs. Ortega

TORONTO — This is the UFC 231 live blog for Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega, a featherweight championship bout at Saturday’s UFC event at Scotiabank Arena.
Holloway, the reigning champion at …read more

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UFC 231 Embedded, Episode 6: ’Let’s get the f**k out’

In the last episode of UFC 231 Embedded, Brian Ortega and team take a plunge in a cold pool, the fighters step on the scale, and more. …read more

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UFC 231 undercard recap

Before UFC 231’s main event between Max Holloway and Brian Ortega, a multitude of undercard fights had major implications. Here’s how it went down. …read more

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UFC 231 primer: Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega

UFC 231 is headlined by a highly anticipated Featherweight title fight when Max Holloway faces Brian Ortega. This Saturday, UFC 231 is headlined by a Featherweight title fight as champion …read more

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Embedded! Ortega Goes Swimming In Freezing Toronto

With just hours remaining before the big main event clash between UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway and undefeated contender Brian Ortega later this evening (Sat., Dec. 8, 2018) at UFC …read more

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UFC 231: Brian Ortega Looks Back on His Undefeated Career

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UFC featherweight Brian Ortega has built an impressive resume during his four year UFC career, finishing six straight opponents on his way to an undefeated record. His creativity …read more

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Max Holloway Shares Biggest Goal Ahead of UFC 231

Tonight at UFC 231, one of the most anticipated bouts of the year will take place when Max Holloway defends his featherweight strap against Brian Ortega from the Scotiabank Arena. …read more

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UFC 231 Clash: Holloway Vs. Ortega!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight elites Max Holloway and Brian Ortega will collide this Saturday (Dec. 8, 2018) at UFC 231 inside Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Oh man, …read more

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UFC 231 final odds: Brian Ortega vs. Max Holloway line flips

Check out the closing betting odds for tonight’s UFC 231 card, where Brian Ortega is a stand alone favorite over featherweight champ Max Holloway in the main event. It’s fight …read more

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Fightweets: Pondering MMA’s promotional landscape in 2019

We’re finally at fight day, one with two fantastic title fights in Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega and Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk. But before we get to UFC 231, …read more

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UFC 231 main event breakdown: Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega

As the minutes count down to UFC 231, uncertainty stands alongside excitement. For years, Max Holloway has been one of the most dependable fighters in the game. From the start …read more

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Max Holloway Says The ‘Mini-Blessed’ Era Is In Full Effect

Max Holloway’s son has made fight week a lot easier for his dad. Tonight (Dec. 8), Holloway will defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title against Brian Ortega. It’s …read more

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UFC 231 predictions

The UFC’s penultimate pay-per-view of 2018 features a pair of highly anticipated title clashes.
Featherweight champion Max Holloway and No. 1 contender Brian Ortega will settle unfinished business in Saturday’s UFC …read more

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Preview! Holloway Looks To Condemn ‘T-City’

After their featherweight title fight fell apart earlier this spring, thanks to a pre-fight health scare on the side of the champion, Max Holloway and Brian Ortega are finally set …read more

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How To Watch UFC 231: Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega

Check out all the ways you can watch UFC 231: Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega. The UFC is back in chilly Toronto, Ontario tonight with an intriguing card offering …read more

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UFC 231 Countdown: Holloway vs. Ortega Full Episode

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Go inside the lives and training camps of four extraordinary athletes preparing for UFC 231. UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway defends his title against rising star Brian Ortega. …read more

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UFC 231 ceremonial weigh-ins video: Max Holloway, Brian Ortega locked in during face-off

TORONTO – UFC 231 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins took place today, and MMAjunkie was on the scene for the proceedings.
The weigh-ins went down at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. The same venue …read more

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UFC 231 Embedded: Fighters Entertain the Crowd at Open Workouts

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On Episode 5 of UFC 231 Embedded, featherweight champion Max Holloway tours Toronto with his son. Title challenger Brian Ortega plays pool and then trains inside a friend’s …read more

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UFC 231 Embedded, Episode 5: ‘I won’t leave Toronto without the belt — never’

In the fifth episode of UFC 231 Embedded, Max Holloway hangs out with his son at a holiday market, Brian Ortega shows off the incredible home he’s staying in this …read more

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Fighter On Fighter: Breaking Down ‘T-City!’

Submission master, Brian Ortega, will square off with kickboxing ace, Max Holloway, this Saturday (Dec. 8, 2018) at UFC 231 inside Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Ortega’s work inside the …read more

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UFC 231 Cheat Sheet: Holloway vs. Ortega

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will look to defend his belt against top contender Brian Ortega on Saturday at UFC 231. Who has the edge? …read more

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UFC 231 – Weigh-In Results

UFC 231 goes down live tomorrow night from the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario. In the main event Max Holloway defends the Featherweight Title against surging challenger Brian Ortega and …read more

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Video: Holloway makes weight for UFC 231, fight with Ortega official

Max Holloway has made weight for UFC 231 and his fight with Brian Ortega is now official. Max Holloway has pulled out of three fights in the last year, so …read more

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Dana White Says Max Holloway 'Too Big' For Featherweight, Wants Him To Move To 155

This Saturday night, Max Holloway puts his Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight title on the line against the undefeated Brian Ortega. If his boss has anything to say about it, it …read more

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UFC 231 weigh-in results: Max Holloway makes weight, title fight with Brian Ortega is official

The second time was the charm for the Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega fight.
The highly anticipated matchup of two of the finest young stars in mixed martial arts is now …read more

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UFC 231 weigh in results: Max Holloway, Brian Ortega weigh in below featherweight limit

On Saturday night, the UFC will return to Toronto, Ontario, Canada with the stacked UFC 231 card.
This card will be headlined by a men’s featherweight title fight between streaking champion …read more

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Morning Report: Dana White says Max Holloway is ‘too big’ to continue as featherweight

On Saturday at UFC 231, Max Holloway will return to the cage after a year-long layoff to defend his featherweight title against Brian Ortega, assuming he can make weight. But …read more

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UFC 231 Open Workout Highlights: Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Valentina Shevchenko, and Joanna Jedrzejczyk

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With UFC 231 just two days away, main and co-main event headliners Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Valentina Shevchenko, and Joanna Jedrzejczyk worked out for fans in Toronto.
TRENDING > …read more

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Brian Ortega UFC 231 workout highlights

TORONTO — At UFC 231 open workouts, Brian Ortega put on a show for the media and the fans Thursday evening in Toronto. …read more

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UFC 231 Embedded, Episode 4: ‘It’s time to eat’

On the fourth episode of UFC 231 Embedded, Max Holloway gets a birthday surprise, Joanna Jedrzejczyk comes across the Shevchenko sisters, Brian Ortega does interviews, and more. Then the stars …read more

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Fighter On Fighter: Breaking Down ‘Blessed!’

One of the sport’s finest technicians, Max Holloway, will duel with opportunistic finisher, Brian Ortega, this Saturday (Dec. 8, 2018) at UFC 231 inside Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
If …read more

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Max Holloway To Critics: Have I Ever Missed Weight?

Max Holloway has a message to those worried about tomorrow’s (Dec. 7) weigh-ins. Holloway is scheduled to defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title against Brian Ortega this Saturday …read more

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Brian Ortega says he couldn’t get response from Max Holloway about his confidence in UFC 231 fight happening

TORONTO — At UFC 231 open workouts, Brian Ortega discusses tearing his coach’s ACL in training, the crowd reaction in Toronto, still not being confident about Max Holloway’s health status …read more

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UFC 231: Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega – Joe Rogan Preview

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Joe Rogan previews the featherweight title fight between champion Max Holloway and Brian Ortega that headlines UFC 231 on Saturday in Toronto.
TRENDING > Joseph Benavidez Makes Quick Return …read more

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Max Holloway compares his accomplishments to those of Brian Ortega

This Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 231 in Toronto, UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will collide with undefeated challenger Brian Ortega.
Ahead of the UFC 231 card, this …read more

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Max Holloway On Brian Ortega's Accomplishments: I'm Lapping Him

Max Holloway heads into UFC 231 to fight a man who has yet taste defeat in his professional career in the form of Brian Ortega. However, “Blessed” feels that his …read more

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Max Holloway Believes He Tops Brian Ortega’s Resume

Max Holloway is taking the “anything you can do, I can do better” approach going into his title defense against Brian Ortega. This Saturday night (Dec. 8), Holloway will put …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Pro fighters make their picks for Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega

This Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 231, streaking UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will attempt to defend his title against undefeated challenger Brian Ortega.
Heading into this fight, …read more

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