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Report | Officials are working on an interim lightweight title fight between Tony Ferguson and Max Holloway for UFC 236

UFC 226 could get a whole lot better in the coming days. According to a report from BJPenn.com’s Chris Taylor, an interim lightweight title fight between former interim champion Tony …read more

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Watch: Drake hits the pads in boxing training

Drake brushes up on his boxing combinations. It is time to get Conor McGregor or Max Holloway to stand in Drake’s corner.
Drake is always upping his street cred, from …read more

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This is how Holloway called out Ferguson for interim LW title bout

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway continues to get creative on social media. Following up to his incredibly hilarious subtweet about Conor McGregor and his Proper Twelve whiskey, Max Holloway continues …read more

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Did Holloway Just Hint At An Interim Lightweight Title Fight With Ferguson?

With current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov on the shelf until November, the idea of an interim 155-pound title fight is gaining some steam.
Reigning UFC featherweight king Max Holloway, who …read more

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Max Holloway gets us thinking with tweet about Tony Ferguson and back tattoos

So, we know that UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway has been eyeing the lightweight division for a while. He’s got a tough cut, wants to collect belts and generally rule …read more

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Max Holloway hints at interim lightweight title fight with Tony Ferguson

With UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov currently suspended — and potentially sitting out until November — the UFC lightweight contendership picture is a little unclear. If a recent Tweet from …read more

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Conor McGregor's next opponent should be...

Conor McGregor has now been rumored to fight next against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, Anderson Silva, Max Holloway, Nate Diaz and more. Who should get the shot? …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski discusses Jose Aldo callout, confident he’s ‘one fight away’ from title shot

MELBOURNE — At UFC 234 media day, Alexander Volkanovski discusses his callout of Jose Aldo, Max Holloway’s trolling of Conor McGregor, his standing in the featherweight division, what’s next, and …read more

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Alex Volkanovski hopes to catch Max Holloway before champ leaves featherweight division

It is expected that reigning UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway will soon move up to the lightweight division. Many believe he has cleared out the division by beating Jose Aldo, …read more

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Alex Volkanovski denies 'rubbish' notion UFC champ Max Holloway has cleaned out division

MELBOURNE, AustraliaAlex Volkanovski believes UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway still has more work to do before he can seriously consider changing weight classes.
Volkanovski (19-1 MMA, 6-0 UFC), a …read more

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Jose Aldo responds to comments from Conor McGregor, Max Holloway and two top contenders after UFC Fortaleza

Last night, in the co-main event of UFC Fortaleza on ESPN+, former UFC featherweight champ and bona fide MMA legend Jose Aldo picked up another huge win, this time at …read more

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Holloway: Aldo is the ‘king of defending champs’

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway has nothing but words of admiration for Jose Aldo, who secured his straight win over Renato Moicano on Saturday night. Former long-time featherweight champion Jose …read more

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UFC champ Max Holloway praises 'King of Brazil' Jose Aldo after UFC Fortaleza

UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway was among those pleased to see Jose Aldo score a big victory on Saturday at UFC on ESPN+ 2.
Aldo (28-4 MMA, 10-3 UFC) turned in …read more

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The Break: Props to Bellator 214 and Max Holloway trolling Conor McGregor

Ever have one of those weeks and/or weekends when, by the time you get to Monday, you can barely remember everything that happened? That’s more or less every week in …read more

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In struggling to chase greatness, Aaron Pico can take solace in Max Holloway’s early troubles

Aaron Pico wants to become the best featherweight in the world, an honorific that is currently and authoritatively held by UFC champion Max Holloway. It’s not an irrational goal. As …read more

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Posted on January 28, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Everyone Will Know Moicano Soon Enough

Unless your name is Conor McGregor or Max Holloway, everyone plays second fiddle to the former, longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight champion, Jose Aldo.
Despite wrecking shop for the …read more

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Max Just Backhanded McGregor’s Proper No. 12

In so many words, it’s safe to say current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight champion Max Holloway recently threw some shade at Conor McGregor and his Proper No. 12 Whiskey.
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Dana White reacts to TJ Dillashaw’s goal of fighting Max Holloway for third title

On Saturday night, in the main event of the UFC’s first-ever card on ESPN+, UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw will challenge flyweight champion Henry Cejudo in a bid to become …read more

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Yancy Medeiros on ‘bond’ with Max Holloway and ‘Aquaman’ Jason Momoa - Bloody Elbow Presents

Yancy Medeiros is planning on bringing the Hawaiian tide to the Barclays Center at this Saturday’s UFC Brooklyn event, which will air on ESPN+, featuring Henry Cejudo vs T.J. Dillashaw. …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw, coach Duane Ludwig see true challenge in Max Holloway at featherweight

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UFC bantamweight champ T.J. Dillashaw has a fight with the scale in the next seven days as he moves down to flyweight to challenge …read more

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Firas Zahabi Responds To McGregor’s Recent Comments

Earlier this week, famed mixed martial arts (MMA) coach Firas Zahabi spoke on a possible rematch between Conor McGregor and Max Holloway. Holloway and McGregor fought back in 2013, a …read more

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Zahabi Responds To McGregor’s Verbal Outburst

Conor McGregor stirred up some beef earlier this week when he called respected Tristar Gym head coach Firas Zahabi a “twerp” for predicting UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway would beat …read more

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Firas Zahabi responds to Conor McGregor: It was nothing personal

Earlier this week, Tristar head coach Firas Zahabi shared his belief that, if Conor McGregor were to rematch Max Holloway in 2019, the latter would come out on top.
“If I …read more

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Zahabi responds to McGregor’s insults: My analysis weren’t personal

Firas Zahabi responded to Conor McGregor insulting him. Conor McGregor recently hurled insults at Firas Zahabi, after the Tristar Gym coach said he would pick Max Holloway to win in …read more

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Firas Zahabi: Max Holloway Would Beat Conor McGregor in a Rematch

Tristar Gym head coach Firas Zahabi weighed in on the outcome of a hypothetical rematch between Conor McGregor and Max Holloway, and McGregor unsurprisingly wasted little time in responding. …read more

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Conor McGregor Issues Sharp Retort to Georges St-Pierre’s Coach

Conor McGregor is not taking kindly to Georges St-Pierre’s coach, Firas Zahabi, recently providing a breakdown of what would happen in a Max Holloway vs. McGregor rematch.
Though McGregor won the …read more

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Firas Zahabi: Max Holloway Would Beat Conor McGregor in a Rematch

Tristar Gym head coach Firas Zahabi weighed in on the outcome of a hypothetical rematch between Conor McGregor and Max Holloway, and McGregor unsurprisingly wasted little time in responding. …read more

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Conor McGregor blasts ‘twerp’ Firas Zahabi for favoring Max Holloway in rematch

Conor McGregor is far from delighted with Firas Zahabi’s opinion on how a rematch between him and featherweight champion, Max Holloway, would go down.
Tristar head coach Zahabi believes that …read more

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McGregor responds to Zahabi: Shut your pie, kid

Conor McGregor was not happy about Firas Zahabi’s recent comments about a rematch against Max Holloway. Tristar Gym coach Firas Zahabi recently went on an ‘Ask me Anything’ session, where …read more

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Conor McGregor rips 'twerp' coach Firas Zahabi after Max Holloway rematch prediction

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Conor McGregor apparently caught wind of Firas Zahabi’s assessment of a rematch between the Irishman and UFC …read more

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Firas Zahabi Picks Holloway Over McGregor In Rematch

Former UFC “Champ Champ” Conor McGregor defeated current 145-pound champion Max Holloway back in 2013. “The Notorious” bested the Hawaiian via unanimous decision, and Holloway hasn’t lost a fight in …read more

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Holloway Will Beat McGregor Worse Than Diaz

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion, Conor McGregor, who also held gold at 155 pounds, is the last man to defeat current 145-pound kingpin, Max Holloway, thanks to a …read more

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Firas Zahabi explains why he’d pick Max Holloway to beat Conor McGregor in rematch

During a recent Ask Me Anything session on the official Tristar YouTube channel, renowned MMA coach Firas Zahabi was asked for his thoughts on a rematch between former UFC featherweight …read more

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Zahabi talks ‘blueprint’ to beating McGregor, picks Holloway on rematch

Firas Zahabi gave his thoughts on a potential rematch between Max Holloway and Conor McGregor. Back in August 2013, a 25-year-old Conor McGregor defeated a 21-year-old Max Holloway at featherweight. …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski Says He’s a Bad Match-up for UFC Champion Max Holloway

Alexander Volkanovski jumped into the featherweight top five rankings after his UFC 232 TKO win over Chad Mendes on Dec. 29. Following the fight, he called out champion Max Holloway.
“I’m …read more

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VIDEO | Did Max Holloway give Brian Ortega technical advice in the middle of their UFC 231 fight?

On December 8, in the main event of UFC 231 in Toronto, UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway defended his title with a dominant defeat of formerly undefeated challenger Brian Ortega.
As …read more

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VIDEO | Brian Ortega gets pins removed from broken thumb

Brian Ortega challenged Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight title at December’s UFC 231 event in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
After a valiant effort, “T-City” eventually fell victim to the “Blessed Era” …read more

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NSFW Video! Ortega Has Pins Removed From Broken Thumb

While Brian Ortega fought valiantly against surging UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway last month at UFC 231, the previously undefeated “T-City” came up considerably short in his first ever UFC …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2019, 2:16 am By
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VIDEO | TJ Dillashaw ‘would love to’ fight at 145-pounds and challenge Max Holloway

“Would I move up to 145 [pounds]? Absolutely, man,” TJ Dillashaw said on a recent Instagram live video. “I would love to. I’m a professional. I train hard. Making ’25s …read more

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Quote: Frankie Edgar Is The Worst Matchup For Max Holloway

Frankie Edgar’s manager has full confidence in his fighter’s ability to dethrone Max Holloway. Holloway recently turned in a masterful performance against Brian Ortega at UFC 231. He starched “T-City” …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski Elaborates on Callout of Max Holloway

Alexander Volkanovski moved closer to a shot at the Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight title on Saturday night at UFC 232 with a convincing TKO victory over No. 5-ranked Chad Mendes. …read more

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Alex Volkanovski says Max Holloway still has unanswered questions at featherweight

INGLEWOOD, Calif. – Alex Volkanovski has heard the rumblings of Max Holloway potentially making a lightweight move, but “The Great” doesn’t believe it’s time for a switch like that just …read more

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5 reasons Christian Lee’s career arc could resemble Max Holloway’s rise

ONE Championship’s 20-year-old prodigy Christian Lee has already established himself as one of the best featherweights in the promotion, and his best days are still ahead of him. At ONE: …read more

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