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Max Holloway sends message of support to ‘big brother’ Daniel Cormier

Max Holloway sent Daniel Cormier a heartfelt message following last night’s title loss to Stipe Miocic at UFC 241.
The current UFC featherweight champ, Holloway, took to Instagram earlier this afternoon …read more

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Brian Ortega felt his world crumbling after loss to Max Holloway – but it's better now

ANAHEIM, Calif. – On TV, Brian Ortega portrayed a fighter whose bond with his team led to success in the UFC octagon.
But behind the scenes of a commercial for Modelo, …read more

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Dana White Confirms Max Holloway-Alex Volkanovski Won’t Happen At UFC 243

UFC 243 is set to be a massive show for Australia and the only way it could have gotten bigger is if Max Holloway took on Australian Alex Volkanovski for …read more

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Dana White pulls plug on featherweight title fight at UFC 243

Many fans were hoping to see Australia’s Alexander Volkanovski get the opportunity to challenge Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight title at UFC 243 this October in Melbourne, Australia. Unfortunately, …read more

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Dana White: Max Holloway vs. Alexander Volkanovski ‘not happening’ at UFC 243

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Australian fans hoping for a featherweight title fight at UFC 243 will be disappointed to hear that Max Holloway vs. Alexander Volkanovski won’t be happening …read more

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Frankie Edgar making the move to UFC bantamweight division

Former UFC lightweight champion and featherweight contender Frankie Edgar is making the move to 135 pounds.
Following his failed attempt to wrest the featherweight belt from Max Holloway, Edgar has …read more

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Coach Says Bantamweight Is Clearest Path To UFC Title For Frankie Edgar

Ricardo Almeida isn’t the only coach of Frankie Edgar’s who wants “The Answer” to move down to bantamweight. At UFC 240, Edgar challenged Max Holloway for the featherweight gold. This …read more

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Chael Sonnen explains what ‘stupid’ Jon Jones can learn from Max Holloway

Chael Sonnen is critical of how Jon Jones handles questions on his game.
Jones is hailed as the pound-for-pound best mixed martial arts fighter in the world, but Sonnen has been …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, July 30: What was the fallout from UFC 240?

UFC 240 featured a string of impressive performance.
The event in Edmonton saw UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway add, well, another feather to his cap, as he earned a decisive five-round …read more

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A perfect matchup awaits Frankie Edgar at 135-pounds

After Frankie Edgar fell short of grasping the featherweight title against Max Holloway at UFC 240, the possibility that he will move down to 135 is floating in the air.
This …read more

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Watch the UFC 240: Holloway vs. Edgar highlights in slow-motion

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Max Holloway rebounded from a loss at lightweight to continue his dominance over the UFC featherweight division at UFC 240: Holloway vs. Edgar.
The Hawaiian champion had to go …read more

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Coach makes case for Frankie Edgar to drop to 135

After Frankie Edgar failed to capture the UFC featherweight title from Max Holloway at UFC 240 over the weekend, there are renewed calls for him to drop down to the …read more

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Frankie Edgar’s Coach Has Wanted Pupil To Go Down To Bantamweight

Frankie Edgar suffered a tough loss at the hands of Max Holloway at UFC 240. It was the fifth straight title fight loss, and third in a row at featherweight. …read more

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Frankie Edgar issues emotional statement after UFC 240 loss

Last Saturday, in the main event of UFC 240, Frankie Edgar attempted to swipe the UFC featherweight title from the waist of champ Max Holloway. Despite a valiant effort in …read more

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Max Holloway posts moving tribute to Frankie Edgar: ‘Legends can coexist’

The UFC 240 headliner between featherweight champion Max Holloway and former lightweight titleholder Frankie Edgar was a good fight, but it isn’t likely to be remembered as one of the …read more

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Losing To Max Is Nothing To Be Ashamed Of

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Frankie Edgar came up short in his bid to dethrone Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight champion, Max Holloway, last Saturday night (July 27, …read more

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Holloway not sure he’ll be ready for Volkanovski by October

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It’s no secret that Max Holloway loves to fight. He’s already been in the Octagon twice this year. But, even he may need …read more

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Dana White Discusses Frankie Edgar’s UFC Future

At UFC 240, Frankie Edgar had another world title opportunity when he challenged long-reigning champion Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight championship. It was a competitive fight, but Holloway took …read more

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Max Holloway responds to Dana White closing the door on lightweight run

UFC president Dana White isn’t interested in seeing Max Holloway compete at lightweight again, but “Blessed” is up for the challenge.
Holloway was seen in action this past Saturday night (July …read more

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Frankie Edgar Issues Heartfelt Statement On UFC 240 Loss

Frankie Edgar’s UFC title chances may have gone up in smoke. “The Answer” dropped a unanimous decision to Max Holloway (highlights here) in the main event of last weekend’s (Sat., …read more

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Heartbroken Frankie Edgar says he's 'far from done' after UFC 240 loss to Max Holloway

Frankie Edgar fell short once again in his pursuit for featherweight gold, but he assures everyone that he’s not done yet.
On Saturday at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Edgar took on …read more

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Alex Volkanovski confident he can beat Max Holloway after UFC 240

Max Holloway successfully defended the UFC featherweight title with a unanimous decision win at UFC 240, but his opponent Frankie Edgar didn’t make it particularly easy for him. Alex Volkanovski, …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski Believes He Has Necessary Tools to Defeat Max Holloway

Alexander Volkanovski was on the sidelines watching Max Holloway beat Frankie Edgar by decision at UFC 240. Now, the expectation is that the Hawaiian will defend his featherweight crown against …read more

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Volkanovski More Confident Against Holloway After UFC 240

Alexander Volkanovski is more confident than ever that he will be the next UFC featherweight champion after watching UFC 240’s main event between Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar. After weighing …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski confident he will dethrone Max Holloway after watching his fight with Frankie Edgar 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Deep down inside, Alexander Volkanovski knew he should have been fighting Max Holloway at UFC 240 on Saturday night but rather than sulk about it, …read more

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Max Holloway issues classy statement on the influence of ‘legend’ Frankie Edgar

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar finally shared the cage over the weekend, battling for five, tense rounds in the main event of UFC 240. In the end, Holloway won this …read more

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Max Holloway talks potential UFC 243 fight with Alex Volkanovski

At UFC 240, Max Holloway successfully defended his featherweight title against Frankie Edgar. The Hawaiian champion has strengthened his reign by defeating some of the UFC’s best talent — now …read more

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What’s next for Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar after UFC 240?

At UFC 240, Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar finally shared the Octagon together after two previous attempts failed. In the end, it was Hawaii’s Holloway who came out on top, …read more

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UFC 240 post-event facts: Max Holloway makes more history

The UFC made its return to Canada on Saturday with UFC 240, which went down at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, with a main card that aired on pay-per-view following …read more

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UFC 240’s Frankie Edgar: ‘I’m heartbroken’ after title loss to Max Holloway

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“It’s tough when you want something really that bad and you can’t get it. I’ve been close so many times before.” UFC 240 …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Max Holloway, key UFC 240 winners?

After every event, fans wonder whom the winners will be matched up with next.
With another night of UFC action in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look forward, put on …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Frankie Edgar after UFC 240 title loss?

Frankie Edgar became the first fighter in UFC history to suffer five championship fight losses when he fell short of the featherweight title against Max Holloway on Saturday at UFC …read more

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5 biggest takeaways from UFC 240: Max Holloway's health, Cris Cyborg's future, more

What mattered most at UFC 240 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada? Here are a few post-fight musings …
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1. The best is still ‘Blessed’

We’ll be hard pressed to …read more

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What's next for Holloway, Cyborg and other UFC 240 fighters?

UFC 240 saw Max Holloway retain his featherweight belt against former champion Frankie Edgar, while Cris Cyborg bounced back with a win. Who should they fight next? …read more

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Max Holloway not ready to commit to Alexander Volkanovski fight at UFC 243 just yet

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway wants to fight again in 2019 but he’s not quite ready to commit to a quick turnaround to face Alexander …read more

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Max Holloway Wants to Be a Legend, but Jose Aldo ‘Still the Man’ at Featherweight

Aside from a decision loss to Dustin Poirier at lightweight in April, Max Holloway has been nearly invincible inside the Octagon — and Saturday night was no different. …read more

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Frankie Edgar Says He’s ‘Heartbroken’ Following UFC 240 Loss

Frankie Edgar plans on bouncing back following UFC 240, but he admits the loss to Max Holloway stings. Edgar challenged Holloway for the UFC featherweight gold last night (July 27). …read more

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UFC 240: Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar fight recap video

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Check out the highlights and full recap from the UFC 240: Max Holloway vs Frankie Edgar main event. Max Holloway defended his featherweight championship belt for …read more

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After UFC 240, Max Holloway's focus is on being 'pound-for-pound greatest fighter in the world'

Max Holloway is already considered by some to be the greatest featherweight of all time, but he’s not done there.
After defeating another legend in Frankie Edgar on Saturday night at …read more

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At UFC 240, Max Holloway, Frankie Edgar (and sons) showed the very best of MMA

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Bruce Buffer was still in the midst of announcing Max Holloway as the winner of last night’s UFC main event when the reigning …read more

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Frankie Edgar talks potential move to UFC bantamweight division

After losing a unanimous decision to Max Holloway in the main event of UFC 240, future Hall of Famer Frankie Edgar is at a crossroads in his career.
Edgar, 37, has …read more

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Holloway To Wait On Medical Tests Before Making Quick UFC Turnaround

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

UFC would love to add Holloway vs. Volkanovski to UFC 243 and ‘Blessed’ sounds interested … if his doctors okay it. Max Holloway put …read more

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UFC 240: Holloway vs. Edgar - Winners and Losers

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The action out of UFC 240 from Edmonton had its highs and its lulls, with Max Holloway successfully turning away a future Hall …read more

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Frankie Edgar after UFC 240 loss: ‘I’m not going nowhere’

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Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar came up short in the UFC 240 main event on Saturday losing to champion Max Holloway by unanimous decision. After the loss, UFC …read more

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UFC 240 video recap: Holloway wins one-sided decision over Edgar

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Max Holloway retained his UFC featherweight title with a unanimous decision win over Frankie Edgar. Max Holloway successfully defended his UFC featherweight title by winning …read more

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Max Holloway wants medical tests before committing to Alexander Volkanovski fight

EDMONTON – Max Holloway wants to look out for his health before committing to his next fight after defending his UFC featherweight title against Frankie Edgar on Saturday at UFC …read more

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Frankie Edgar 'heartbroken,' 'pissed off' after loss to Max Holloway at UFC 240

EDMONTON — Frankie Edgar is understandably frustrated after UFC 240.
One of the game’s most tenacious and respected competitors gave it his all in his third attempt to capture a version …read more

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Frankie Edgar reacts following loss to Max Holloway at UFC 240

Frankie Edgar came up short in what was his third attempt to become a two division UFC champion tonight against Max Holloway.
The New Jersey native gave the Hawaiian champion a …read more

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Alex Volkanovski reacts to Max Holloway's win: 'I couldn't decide who won'

EDMONTON – UFC featherweight Alex Volkanovski isn’t any less confident of his title hopes after watching champ Max Holloway’s win over Frankie Edgar.
“If you want to come to me like …read more

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UFC 240 fight highlights video: Max Holloway defeats Frankie Edgar


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Check out the highlights from Max Holloway’s successful featherweight title defense against former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar at …read more

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Edgar’s Loss Is Bad News For Volkanovski

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It should be good news, since Volkanovski likely gets the next title shot, however … Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion, Max Holloway, is a …read more

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UFC 240 in Tweets: Pros react to Max Holloway’s successful title defense, Cris Cyborg’s decision win, more

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Max Holloway is still the featherweight king.
The Hawaiian champion successfully defended his featherweight title, outpointing Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 240 …read more

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Max Holloway reacts after defeating Frankie Edgar at UFC 240

Max Holloway put his UFC featherweight title on the line in tonight’s main event against Frankie Edgar.
“Blessed” Holloway looked to bounce back from his recent loss against Dustin Poirier. Dustin …read more

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UFC 240 results: Max Holloway puts on striking showcase to defend title against Frankie Edgar

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Max Holloway is still the best featherweight on the planet.
After a brief stop at lightweight that saw the Hawaiian champion suffer his first defeat in …read more

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Max Holloway routs Frankie Edgar, defends featherweight title at UFC 240

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar are both easy candidates for the UFC Hall of Fame when their careers are said and done, and they fought like it on Saturday in …read more

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Pros react to Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar at UFC 240

Max Holloway put his featherweight title on the line against Frankie Edgar in the headliner of tonight’s UFC 240 event in Edmonton.
Holloway was returning to action for the first time …read more

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Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar full fight video highlights

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Watch Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar full fight video highlights from UFC 240’s main event above, courtesy of UFC.
UFC 239: Holloway vs. Edgar took place …read more

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UFC 240 results: Max Holloway outlasts Frankie Edgar, retains featherweight belt

Frankie Edgar is a legend of the sport, a man who deserves to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame the moment he announces his retirement.
But Max Holloway is …read more

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Twitter reacts to Max Holloway's title defense against Frankie Edgar at UFC 240

Max Holloway successfully defended his featherweight title for a third time on Saturday when he beat Frankie Edgar in the UFC 240 headliner.
Holloway (21-4 MMA, 17-4 UFC) made his return …read more

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UFC 240 video: Holloway vs Edgar fight highlights

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Watch video from UFC 240’s main event title fight. UFC 240 was headlined by a featherweight title fight between champion Max Holloway and …read more

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Conor McGregor issues a strong reaction to Max Holloway’s arrival at UFC 240

Conor McGregor was disturbed after viewing Max Holloway’s arrival at tonight’s UFC 240 event in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
The UFC reigning featherweight champion, Holloway, will put his belt on the line …read more

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UFC 240 primer: Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar

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Get all the details on UFC 240’s main event here, as Max Holloway faces Frankie Edgar. UFC 240’s main event sees a battle for the …read more

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UFC 240 final odds: Holloway still favored to finish Edgar

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Check out the closing betting odds for tonight’s UFC 240 card, where Max Holloway is favored to finish Frankie Edgar …read more

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UFC 240 Embedded, Episode 6: ‘Ready to get in that cage and get the f*cking show on’

In the final episode of UFC 240 Embedded, the fighters step on the scale, Max Holloway has fun with his son, Cris Cyborg gets face paint, and more.
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Edgar: Beating Max Holloway Would Be Greatest Career Achievement

In a matter of hours, Frankie Edgar will look to earn a world championship in a second division when he challenges Max Holloway for the featherweight championship tonight at UFC …read more

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Kenny Florian Predicts Upset Win For Frankie Edgar Over Max Holloway

Kenny Florian is going against the grain and picking Frankie Edgar to stun Max Holloway. Tonight (July 27), Holloway will defend the UFC featherweight title against Edgar. The 145-pound championship …read more

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Conor McGregor, Max Holloway or Jose Aldo: Who's the greatest UFC featherweight champ of all time?

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will look to make his third successful title defense Saturday night when he meets Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 240.
Holloway, who’s just …read more

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UFC 240 Clash: Holloway Vs. Edgar!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight elites Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar will clash TONIGHT (Sat., July 27, 2019) from inside …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski: ‘I’m going to be an absolute nightmare’ for Max Holloway if he struggles against Frankie Edgar

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Alexander Volkanovski wishes he was fighting in the UFC 240 main event this weekend but rather than sulk about a missed opportunity, he’s going to …read more

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UFC 240: Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Toe-to-Toe Preview

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Phil and David breakdown everything you need to know about Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar for UFC 240 in Edmonton, and everything you don’t …read more

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UFC 240 start time, TV schedule for Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar will collide in the UFC 240 main event Saturday. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC 240 start time, TV schedule for the Max …read more

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Watch every Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar faceoff, spanning three bookings over 662 days

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar will finally share the octagon Saturday at UFC 240. And quite frankly, it’s about time.
Holloway (20-4 MMA, 16-4 UFC) is set to put his featherweight …read more

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Preview! ‘Blessed’ Is Best, Baby

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion, Max Holloway, will collide with top title contender, Frankie Edgar, in the UFC 240 …read more

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Volkanovski Details 'Crazy' Journey To Become UFC 240 Backup

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Alexander Volkanovski may be the official backup plan for the Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar featherweight title fight this weekend …read more

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UFC 240 weigh-ins faceoff video: Max Holloway, Frankie Edgar intense but respectful

EDMONTON – UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway and former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar faced off one last time Friday before their twice-delayed title fight.
Holloway and Edgar’s final photo op capped …read more

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Coach: Max Holloway Ties Khabib For Toughest Opponent

Frankie Edgar’s coach Mark Henry is used to preparing for Max Holloway by now. ‘The Answer’ will go head-to-head with ‘Blessed’ in the main event of tomorrow’s (Sat., July 27, …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Blessed!’

High-volume kickboxer, Max Holloway, will put his Featherweight title on the line opposite one of the sport’s premier wrestle-boxers, Frankie Edgar, this Saturday (July 27, 2019) at UFC on ESPN …read more

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'UFC 240 Embedded,' No. 5: All this food is really testing Max Holloway

The UFC’s seventh pay-per-view of the year takes place Saturday with UFC 240, and the promotion’s popular “Embedded” series returns to get you ready.
UFC 240 takes place Saturday at Rogers …read more

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Edgar sees ‘eerie’ parallels between Holloway and Penn fights

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Frankie Edgar challenges Max Holloway for the featherweight title at UFC 240 on Saturday in Edmonton. A counted-out Frankie Edgar enters …read more

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Coach Mark Henry says Max Holloway is the most dangerous guy he's ever prepared for

It looks like third time’s the charm for coach Mark Henry in preparing Frankie Edgar for a long-awaited matchup with Max Holloway.
Edgar (23-6-1 MMA, 17-6-1 UFC) takes on champ Holloway …read more

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Edgar talks Cejudo’s callout: ‘That dude says a lot of s—t’

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Frankie Edgar has brushed off Henry Cejudo’s callout of him, instead saying he is focused on Max Holloway this weekend …read more

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UFC 240 – Weigh In Results

UFC 240 goes down live tomorrow night from Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta. In the main event Max Holloway puts the Featherweight Title on the line against former Lightweight Champ …read more

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UFC 240 predictions: Who's picking Frankie Edgar over Max Holloway for his second title?

Holloway
vs.
Edgar
Cyborg
vs.
Spencer
Neal
vs.
Price
Aubin-Mercier
vs.
Tsarukyan
Barriault
vs.
Jotko

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2019: 123-62 (66%)

Holloway
(78%)

Cyborg
(79%)

Neal
(58%)

Aubin-Mercier
(64%)

Jotko
(71%)

Simon Head
@simonhead
2019: 37-12 (76%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Price

Tsarukyan

Jotko

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2019: 33-11 (75%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Neal

Tsarukyan

Jotko

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2019: 26-12 (68%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Neal

Aubin-Mercier

Jotko

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2019: 130-61 (68%)

Holloway

Spencer

Neal

Tsarukyan

Jotko

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2019: 129-62 (68%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Neal

Tsarukyan

Jotko

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohn
2019: 125-66 (65%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Price

Tsarukyan

Jotko

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2019: 124-67 (65%)
2017 Champion

Edgar

Cyborg

Price

Aubin-Mercier

Jotko

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2019: …read more

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Alex Volkanovski details insane journey he made to be UFC 240 backup fighter

Australian featherweight contender Alex Volkanovski is in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada for UFC 240, and is prepared to spring in to action in the event that Max Holloway or Frankie Edgar …read more

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Alex Volkanovski Will Weigh-In At UFC 240 As Backup Fighter

After Alex Volkanovski beat Jose Aldo at UFC 237, many thought he would be getting the next shot at Max Holloway. Yet, that did not happen as Frankie Edgar will …read more

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UFC 240: Pros predict Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar stare each other down ahead of their featherweight championship main event bout at UFC 240 in Edmonton, Alberta, on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

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UFC 240 odds: Holloway favored to finish Edgar

Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

Check out the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC 239 event, where featherweight champ Max Holloway is favored over Frankie Edgar. A rare double dose of …read more

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'T-rex' arms keep Max Holloway from banking on size advantage over Frankie Edgar

EDMONTON – UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway will tower over Frankie Edgar at UFC 240. But when they trade punches, they’ll be on an even playing field.
Although Holloway (20-4 MMA, …read more

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Video: UFC 240 live preview with Mike Bohn, Oscar Willis (9:30 p.m. ET)

EDMONTON – UFC 240 goes down Saturday, and MMA Junkie has preview of the organization’s latest pay-per-view offering.
Headlined by a featherweight title fight between Max Holloway (20-4 MMA, 16-4 UFC) …read more

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Frankie Edgar 'definitely not thinking' Henry Cejudo as featherweight contender

EDMONTON – An immediate rematch wouldn’t be off the table for Frankie Edgar if he’s able to take the featherweight title from Max Holloway on Saturday at UFC 240.
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Video: Frankie Edgar notes ‘eerie’ comparisons between Max Holloway and B.J. Penn title fights

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

EDMONTON, Alberta — At media day for UFC 240, Frankie Edgar talks about the parallels between fighting Hawaiian champions Max Holloway and B.J. Penn, when …read more

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UFC 240 Media Day face-offs: Holloway vs. Edgar, Cyborg vs. Spencer, etc. (video)

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The stars of UFC 240 faced off at Thursday’s media day in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, including the main event pitting Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar and Cris Cyborg …read more

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VIDEO: Max Holloway says fans have embraced him as UFC’s new ‘face Of Canada’ at UFC 240

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

EDMONTON, Alberta – UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway previews his upcoming title defense against Frankie Edgar in Edmonton, looks back at his earliest memories of …read more

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UFC 240 Embedded, Episode 4: ‘I’ll show you the gameplan’

In the fourth episode of UFC 240 Embedded, Max Holloway jokes around with his coach, Cris Cyborg does a media tour, Cyborg and Spencer meet some fans, the fighters do …read more

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Posted on July 25, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘The Answer!’

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight strap-hanger, Frankie Edgar, will square off with Featherweight kingpin, Max Holloway, this Saturday (July 27, 2019) at UFC …read more

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UFC 240 Pick Em Contest: Can Frankie Edgar unseat featherweight king Max Holloway?

You ready to make your picks in the MMAWeekly.com and MyBookie FREE mixed martial arts pick ’em contest? With the overwhelming participation, we’re keeping it going for the foreseeable future!
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Posted on July 25, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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UFC 240 | Pro fighters make their picks for Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar title fight

In the main event of UFC 240, Max Holloway is looking to defend his featherweight title when he takes on the former lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar. Heading into this fight, …read more

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Posted on July 25, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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UFC 240 breakdown: What are Frankie Edgar's paths to defeating Max Holloway?

MMA Junkie Radio co-host and MMA Junkie contributor Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC 240.
UFC 240 takes place Saturday …read more

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Mini-Blessed’s dance moves steal show at UFC 240 workouts

Max Holloway’s son Rush dances at the UFC 240 open workouts on Wednesday in Edmonton, Alberta | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

EDMONTON, Alberta — Watch as Max Holloway’s son …read more

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Posted on July 25, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Ariel & The Bad Guy: How do you view Holloway entering UFC 240?

Will we see a dominant and confident Max Holloway at UFC 240 or will his recent loss to Dustin Poirier impact the featherweight champion. …read more

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