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Film Room: Reliving Dustin Poirier vs. Max Holloway 2

At UFC 269, Dustin Poirier will compete for the undisputed UFC lightweight championship. Two years ago at UFC 236, it was the interim lightweight title he was vying for in …read more

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Film Room: Feel The Immediate Aftermath Of Holloway/Rodriguez Classic

If you’re in need of one more thing to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, re-watch the UFC Vegas 42 main event between Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez.

The two featherweights put …read more

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Watch Dustin Poirier defeat Max Holloway to win the UFC interim lightweight title | Video

Dustin Poirier became interim lightweight champion with his victory over then-featherweight champ Max Holloway at UFC 236 in 2019. Poirier looks to become an undisputed lightweight champion when he faces …read more

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Volkanovski Concurs With McGregor’s Assessment Of Holloway’s Boxing

UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski has sided with former two-division champion Conor McGregor on the ‘best boxer in the UFC’ debate.

The root of discussion was Max Holloway’s claim that he …read more

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Sean O’Malley Gives His Picks For The Two Best Boxers In MMA

UFC bantamweight star Sean O’Malley thinks that Max Holloway and Petr Yan top the list of the best MMA boxers in the UFC today.

O’Malley knows a thing or two about …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Alexander Volkanovski Thinks Holloway May Be Afraid Of Hurting Legacy

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski is taking shots at Max Holloway over allegedly prolonging a trilogy between them.

Volkanovski paid close attention to Holloway’s most recent win over Yair Rodriguez at …read more

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Watch Between the Links featuring Jed Meshew vs. Alex Wendling at 3 p.m. ET

Was the Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez fight from this past Saturday actually better than Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler’s battle at UFC 268? That question will be answered this …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski tells ‘lucky’ Max Holloway to stop playing ‘bullsh*t games’ and ask for trilogy fight

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Alexander Volkanovski always knew in the back of his mind that he’d one day have to meet Max Holloway in …read more

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Video: Michael Chandler vs. Justin Gaethje or Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez? Our panel debates Fight of the Year

On back-to-back weeks, we were treated with two incredible Fight of the Year candidates.
Michael Chandler and Justin Gaethje put on an incredible fight at UFC 268 in New York, followed …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski suggest Max Holloway might be “scared” of trilogy fight against him

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski suggested that Max Holloway might be “scared” of a trilogy fight against him. Volkanovski fought Holloway on Fight Island last year in a rematch and …read more

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Video: With a number of options available, what should be next for Max Holloway?

Max Holloway continues to shine as one of the best featherweights on the planet.
The former UFC featherweight champion put on another high-volume striking clinic at UFC Fight Night 197 against …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2021, 2:46 am By
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Alexander Volkanovski: Max Holloway might not be keen on trilogy because of legacy

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski is baffled by Max Holloway not pushing for a trilogy bout against him.
Since losing to Volkanovski (23-1 MMA, 10-0 UFC) for a second consecutive time …read more

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Teddy Atlas lauds Max Holloway's striking: 'I don't know if anyone in the business is better'

Max Holloway calls himself the best boxer in the UFC, but Teddy Atlas thinks he’s the best striker overall in mixed martial arts.
Holloway (23-6 MMA, 19-6 UFC) continued to shatter records …read more

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Max Holloway expects ‘championship reign’ for Yair Rodriguez

Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez trade strikes at UFC Vegas 42. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Max Holloway has nothing but praises for …read more

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Yair Rodriguez responds following praise by Max Holloway: “You are truly an inspiration for me”

UFC featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez responded following the praise from Max Holloway, saying “you are truly an inspiration for me.” Rodriguez met Holloway in the main event of this past …read more

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Volkanovski Tells Holloway To “Stop Playing The Games & All The Bullsh*t”

UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski has warned Max Holloway that he’ll move on to other contenders if he continues to play “bullshit games.”

Since suffering consecutive losses at the hands of …read more

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Posted on November 17, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Max Holloway, Yair Rodriguez Reflect On Epic UFC Vegas 42 Bout

UFC featherweight contenders Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez have spoken out on social media just days after their battle at UFC Vegas 42.

Holloway earned the unanimous decision win over Rodriguez …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski questions Max Holloway’s durability after Yair Rodriguez fight: ‘That chin’s going to go soon’

Alexander Volkanovski doesn’t know how much longer Max Holloway’s chin will last. Holloway has never been knocked out or knocked down in his UFC career and he is known for …read more

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‘We Should Be Amigos, Probably’

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A lot of people were expecting Max Holloway to blow out Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42, but instead what …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 medical suspensions: Holloway, Rodriguez avoid long layoffs after brutal battle

Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Fans hoping to see Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez back in action soon have …read more

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Volkanovski doubts Holloway’s chin after latest war

UFC 251: Alex Volkanovski v Max Holloway | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

The UFC featherweight champion Alex Volkanovski doesn’t think Max Holloway will last …read more

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Max Holloway praises Yair Rodriguez following war at UFC Vegas 42: “Looking forward to your championship reign one day”

Max Holloway praised Yair Rodriguez following war at UFC Vegas 42, saying that he’s “looking forward to your championship reign one day.” Holloway and Rodriguez went toe-to-toe for five rounds …read more

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Volkanovski Predicts Holloway’s Chin Is “Gonna Go Soon”

UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski has suggested top contender Max Holloway is sustaining too much damage to maintain a strong chin.

Holloway secured his second victory of 2021 this past weekend …read more

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Posted on November 16, 2021, 4:16 pm By
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Holloway’s Chin ‘Going To Go Soon’

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Blocking shots with your face does not count as defense, according to the current champ. Max Holloway continued his dominance …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski doubts Max Holloway’s long-term durability after Rodriguez: ‘That chin’s going to go soon’

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Max Holloway hit a new benchmark at UFC Vegas 42 against Yair Rodriguez when he became the first fighter in …read more

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Sonnen roasts ‘dork’ McGregor for TV staredown stunt; Conor responds

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Chael Sonnen roasted Conor McGregor for weird TV staredown with Max Holloway. Conor McGregor has a …read more

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Yair Rodriguez shares gnarly foot photo, health update from hospital

Yair Rodriguez went five rounds with Max Holloway and his foot it paying for it.

The fighter shared a nasty photo of his blown-up foot shortly after the conclusion of …read more

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Conor McGregor Intensely Stares Down Max Holloway Through TV Screen

Conor McGregor has deleted a tweet of him staring down Max Holloway as he was about to fight Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42 on Saturday.

For months now, McGregor and …read more

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What’s next for Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez after UFC Vegas 42?

In the main event of UFC Vegas 42, top-three featherweights collided as Max Holloway took on Yair Rodriguez in a highly-anticipated fight. Holloway entered the fight coming off a five-round …read more

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Six unanswered questions from UFC Vegas 42

Max Holloway defeated Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Who is next for Max Holloway and five more questions …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Holloway and Gaethje won FOTY contenders, but their futures are vastly different.

Chris Rini, MMA Squared, Dana White, Max Holloway, Justin Gaethje | Chris Rini

Holloway vs Rodriguez was better than Gaethje vs Chandler. I’ve learned this …read more

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UFC Vegas 42: Fights to make

Yair Rodriguez after his UFC Vegas 42 loss to Max Holloway. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

All the best, most interesting, and unquestionably cool …read more

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Posted on November 15, 2021, 1:16 am By
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Dana White: Yair Rodriguez's 'stock didn't drop at all' in UFC Fight Night 197 loss

Yair Rodriguez far exceeded UFC president Dana White’s expectations in his loss to Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night 197.
Rodriguez (13-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) suffered a unanimous decision loss to …read more

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Photo: Rodriguez reveals swollen foot following fight at UFC Vegas 42

Yair Rodriguez during his fight with Max Holloway at UFC Vegas 42. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

That foot is a balloon.  …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Yair Rodriguez after UFC Fight Night 197 loss?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Max Holloway after UFC Fight Night 197 win?)
Yair Rodriguez returned to the octagon from a two-year layoff on Saturday and pushed Max …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Max Holloway after UFC Fight Night 197 win?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Yair Rodriguez after UFC Fight Night 197 loss?)
Max Holloway proved once again why he’s one of the best in the fight game …read more

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UFC Fight Night 197 post-event facts: Max Holloway first to crack 3,000 total UFC strikes landed

Max Holloway added to his run of historic performances Saturday when he defeated Yair Rodriguez in the UFC Fight Night 197 main event.
Holloway (23-6 MMA, 19-6 UFC) was clinical over …read more

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Yair Rodriguez Shares Balloon Foot Photo, Statement Following UFC Vegas 42 Loss

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Take a look at how swollen Yair Rodriguez’s foot ended up after 25 minutes of kicking Max Holloway in the …read more

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Sean Woodson calls himself and Max Holloway the UFC’s two best boxers following wins at UFC Vegas 42

UFC featherweight Sean Woodson called himself and Max Holloway the UFC’s two best boxers following their big wins at UFC Vegas 42. Woodson finished Collin Anglin in the first round …read more

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Dana White says Max Holloway vs. Alexander Volkanovski 3 likely next, snubs Conor McGregor rematch

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It’s rare for a fighter to earn a third opportunity against an opponent after two prior losses, but Max Holloway …read more

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Photo | Yair Rodriguez’s right foot was an absolute mess following his fight with Max Holloway

UFC featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez showed off his right foot that was an absolute mess following his fight with Max Holloway. Rodriguez and Holloway went toe-to-toe in the main event …read more

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Yair Rodriguez shows off mangled foot, gives post-fight statement from hospital bed after UFC Vegas 42

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Yair Rodriguez was still smiling after going 25 minutes with former featherweight champion Max Holloway in a “Fight of the …read more

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UFC Fight Night 197 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Max Holloway gets biggest bag

LAS VEGAS – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 197 event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $160,500.
The program, a comprehensive plan that includes outfitting requirements, media obligations and …read more

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Max Holloway lists three potential rematches for his next UFC fight

Former UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway listed three potential rematches for his next fight after picking up a win at UFC Vegas 42. Holloway defeated Yair Rodriguez via unanimous decision …read more

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Dana White: ‘Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 3 makes sense’

Former featherweight champion Max Holloway has lost twice to the man that took his belt and current titleholder Alexander Volkanovski. Both fights went the distance and the second ended …read more

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Chael Sonnen critical of Max Holloway’s performance at UFC Vegas 42: “He got blessed by being a pain in the ass”

Former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen was not impressed with Max Holloway’s performance against Yair Rodriguez. Holloway (23-6 MMA), the UFC’s former featherweight champion, was returning to action on Saturday …read more

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Max Holloway trolls Conor McGregor following his UFC Vegas 42 win over Yair Rodriguez

Max Holloway decided to troll Conor McGregor in the immediate aftermath of his impressive UFC Vegas 42 victory over Yair Rodriguez. Holloway (23-6 MMA) was returning to action today for …read more

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Yair Rodriguez reacts following loss to Max Holloway at UFC Vegas 42: “I’ll move forward from this as soon as possible”

Yair Rodriguez returned from a two-year hiatus to face former featherweight champion Max Holloway in today’s UFC Vegas 42 main event. Rodriguez (13-3 MMA) had most previously competed in October …read more

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UFC Vegas 42: Holloway vs Rodriguez | 6th Round Post-Fight Show

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Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado are here to breakdown this Saturday’s, November 13th, ‘UFC Vegas 42: Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez’ Fight …read more

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Dana White shoots down talk of a ‘Holloway vs McGregor’ rematch: “To even talk about Conor is silly”

Dana White isn’t exactly sure what will come next for UFC Vegas 42 winner Max Holloway, but it won’t be a rematch with Conor McGregor. Holloway returned to action in …read more

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Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez link up in ambulance following UFC Vegas 42 (Video)

Former featherweight champion Max Holloway squared off with perennial contender Yair Rodriguez in today’s UFC Vegas 42 main event. Holloway (23-6 MMA) was returning to action for the first time …read more

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Yair Rodriguez praises Max Holloway after UFC Fight Night 197: 'He was better than me tonight'

After two years away from the cage, Yair Rodriguez turned in one of his best performances to date, despite ending up on the wrong end of the judges’ scorecards.
In the …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 post-fight show: Reaction to Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez ‘Fight of the Year’ contender

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Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez put on a classic in the featherweight main event of UFC Vegas 42. Where …read more

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McGregor Bashed Holloway At UFC Vegas 42: ‘Best Boxer My Ass’

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Conor McGregor was out in full force for Max Holloway’s main event clash with Yair Rodriguez …read more

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Max Holloway believes rematches against Charles Oliveira, Alexander Volkanovski, Conor McGregor are possible next

Former UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway may have just propelled himself into a third title fight with Alexander Volkanovski.
After his Fight of the Night war with Yair Rodriguez (13-3 MMA, …read more

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Holloway deserves another title shot -- but does he want it next?

After defeating Yair Rodriguez, a trilogy fight was far from the only thing on Max Holloway’s mind. …read more

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Max Holloway, Yair Rodriguez Share Post-Fight Moment in Ambulance

Neither Max Holloway nor Yair Rodriguez was able to attend the UFC Fight Night 197 post-fight press conference due to damage absorbed in their headlining bout, but that didn’t prevent …read more

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Max Holloway, Yair Rodriguez pose for post-fight photo in ambulance

It was a bout that could be a Fight of the Year contender. Both former champion, Max Holloway and returning veteran, Yair Rodriguez fought their hearts out in a five-round …read more

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Video | Conor McGregor was salivating over today’s UFC Vegas 42 main event

Conor McGregor obviously tuned in to watch his former opponent Max Holloway take on Yair Rodriguez in today’s UFC Vegas 42 main event. McGregor (22-6 MMA) and Holloway ( MMA) …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 post-fight bonuses: Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez easy choice for ‘Fight of the Night’

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The featherweight headliner between Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez won “Fight of the Night” at UFC Vegas 42, but many …read more

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Dana White shuts down 'silly' Holloway-McGregor talk; says Volkanovski has to 'do it again'

Dana White isn’t rushing into Max Holloway’s next move after UFC Fight Night 197 main event, but all signs point to a trilogy with Alexander Volkanovski.
After Holloway (23-6 MMA, 19-6 …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 Bonuses: Holloway vs. Rodriguez Earns Fight Of The Night Honors

The UFC Vegas 42 bonuses have been released.

The event took place in Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility. Headlining the card was a clash between Max Holloway and …read more

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Twitter reacts to Max Holloway defeating Yair Rodriguez in slugfest at UFC Vegas 42

We were promised one heck of a main event and the UFC Vegas 42 fight between Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez lived up to that promise.

The first round was …read more

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UFC Fight Night 197 bonuses: Max Holloway, Yair Rodriguez an all-time obvious 'Fight of Night' winner

The UFC handed out four post-fight bonuses after Saturday’s card, including to the main event fighters.
After UFC Fight Night 197, four fighters picked up an extra $50,000 for their performances …read more

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Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez full fight video highlights

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Watch Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez full fight video highlights from UFC Vegas 42’s main event, courtesy of the UFC.
UFC …read more

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Highlights! ‘Blessed’ Impresses Again, Spoils Yair’s Return

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Former UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway scored another main event victory earlier tonight (Sat., Nov. 13, 2021) at UFC Vegas …read more

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UFC Fight Night 197 Bonuses: Holloway vs. Rodriguez Takes ‘Fight of the Night’ Honors

The UFC Fight Night 197 main event met the lofty expectations that preceded it, and both Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez received some extra financial compensation as a result. …read more

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Max Holloway defeats Yair Rodrigez in epic battle at UFC Vegas 42

Former featherweight champion and top contender Max Holloway defeated Yair Rodriguez by unanimous decision in the UFC Vegas 42 main event on Saturday.

Rodriguez entered the bout ranked No. 3 in …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 Bonus Report: Khaos Williams among four winners

The Octagon returned to Nevada for today’s UFC Vegas 42 event, an eleven-bout fight card headlined by Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez. The main event proved to be a thrilling …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 in Tweets: Fighters react to Max Holloway and Jair Rodriguez’s five-round war

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Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez used MMA technique in the book in a five-round display of high-level action in the …read more

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Max Holloway wins decision over Yair Rodriguez in thrilling five-round war to cap off UFC Vegas 42

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Max Holloway had a battle on his hands in the UFC Vegas 42 main event but the former featherweight champion …read more

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Alex Volkanovski reacts after Max Holloway defeats Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42

Reigning UFC featherweight champion Alex Volkanovski clearly tuned in to watch his former opponent Max Holloway square off with Yair Rodriguez today in Las Vegas. Holloway (23-6 MMA) was returning …read more

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UFC Fight Night 197 results: Max Holloway outpaces Yair Rodriguez in exceptional five-round battle

Max Holloway once again proved his ability to excel in high-volume contests.
The UFC Fight Night 197 bout between Holloway (23-6 MMA, 19-6 UFC) and Yair Rodriguez delivered an incredible fight …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 results: Max Holloway wins thriller vs. Yair Rodriguez

Max Holloway wins a decision over Yair Rodriguez in scrappy main event at UFC Vegas 42 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

On the UFC …read more

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Pros react after Max Holloway defeats Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42

Today’s UFC Vegas 42 event was headlined by a key featherweight fight featuring former champ Max Holloway taking on Yair Rodriguez. Holloway (23-6 MMA) was returning to action for the …read more

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UFC Vegas 42: Pros react to Max Holloway war vs. Yair Rodriguez

Max Holloway defeated Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Max Holloway defeated Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42. On …read more

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Twitter reacts to Max Holloway's thrilling win over Yair Rodriguez at UFC Fight Night 197

Max Holloway put on another memorable performance Saturday when he beat Yair Rodriguez in the UFC Fight Night 197 main event.
Holloway (23-6 MMA, 19-6 UFC), a former longtime UFC champ, …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 live blog: Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez

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This is the UFC Vegas 42 live blog for Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez, the featherweight main event for Saturday’s …read more

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Conor McGregor trashes Max Holloway ahead of UFC Vegas 42 main event

Conor McGregor decided to take aim at Max Holloway prior to today’s UFC Vegas 42 main event fight with Yair Rodriguez. Holloway (22-6 MMA) is set to return to action …read more

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Holloway: If You Want To Get Friends Into MMA, Make Them Watch Me

UFC featherweight contender Max Holloway has advised fans that if they want to get their friends and family into MMA, they should make them tune in to his main event …read more

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Conor McGregor rips Max Holloway before UFC main event: 'Most shots absorbed is not best boxer'

Conor McGregor does not agree with the notion Max Holloway is the best boxer in the UFC.
Just hours before Holloway (22-6 MMA, 18-6 UFC) is set to take the octagon …read more

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Conor McGregor sarcastically shades Max Holloway’s star power ahead of UFC Vegas 42 main event

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Just hours from Max Holloway’s main event fight with Yair Rodriguez on Saturday, Conor McGregor took the opportunity to fire a …read more

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[ARCHIVES] Max Holloway: Send Aldo To Brain Clinic To Get Checked Out

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The following is a story from five years ago featuring one half of tonight’s UFC Vegas 42 main event, Max Holloway, prior to “Blessed” claiming the featherweight crown. …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 Clash: Holloway Vs. Rodriguez!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight strikers Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez will clash TONIGHT (Sat., Nov. 13, …read more

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WATCH: UFC Vegas 42 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

The UFC Vegas 42 post-fight press conference will be live once the action concludes.

In the headliner, Max Holloway and Yair Rodríguez will collide in a featherweight clash. UFC Vegas 42’s …read more

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Hot Tweets: Kamaru Usman’s GOAT status, Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler insanity, and Max Holloway

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This past weekend, the UFC’s second PPV in a row went down and it’s safe to say that UFC 268 …read more

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Head-to-head look at Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez

Former UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway faces Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Can Max Holloway sustain his incredible …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Pantera!’

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Taekwondo black belt, Yair Rodriguez, will throw down opposite former Featherweight champ, Max Holloway, this Saturday …read more

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[ARCHIVES] Max Holloway Is Ready To Make History Against Khabib

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Earlier this week, Max Holloway mentioned that he might face Khabib Nurmagomedov’s protégé, Islam Makhachev, down the line. Three years ago, he almost faced Khabib himself. Here’s a …read more

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UFC Vegas 42: ‘Holloway vs. Rodriguez’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon returns to Nevada for today’s UFC Vegas 42 event, an eleven-bout fight card headlined by Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez. Holloway (22-6 MMA) is returning to action for …read more

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UFC free fight video: Max Holloway batters Calvin Kattar over five rounds

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Max Holloway needed to make a statement, and he did that and then some at UFC on ABC 1.
In …read more

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Yair Rodriguez: ‘I Don’t Care What Happens’ Against Max Holloway

Yair Rodriguez is keeping an open mind heading into to his UFC Vegas 41 main event opposite Max Holloway.

Rodriguez will be facing the former featherweight champion in his first fight …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 preview show: Billy Quarantillo breaks down Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Max Holloway enters his second fight of 2021 as a massive favorite against a high-level featherweight.
Holloway faced the returning Yair …read more

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Holloway Ready To Make “Perfect Victim” Rodriguez Pay At UFC Vegas 42

UFC featherweight contender Max Holloway is ready to use Yair Rodriguez as the “perfect victim” after going through three fight camps ahead of their clash this weekend.

Holloway will be making …read more

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UFC Fight Night 197 predictions: Max Holloway is unanimous, but what about Yadong?

Holloway
vs.
Rodriguez
de Lima
vs.
Rothwell
Letson
vs.
Spencer
Baeza
vs.
Williams
Arce
vs.
Yadong

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2021: 190-104

Holloway
(88%)

Rothwell
(72%)

Spencer
(86%)

Baeza
(51%)

Yadong
(81%)

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohn
2021: 194-100

Holloway

Rothwell

Spencer

Baeza

Yadong

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2021: 188-106

Holloway

Rothwell

Spencer

Baeza

Yadong

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2021: 184-110
2014 Champion

Holloway

Rothwell

Spencer

Baeza

Yadong

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2021: 182-112
2020 Champion

Holloway

Rothwell

Spencer

Baeza

Arce

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2021: 182-112

Holloway

Rothwell

Spencer

Baeza

Yadong

Matt Erickson
@MMAjunkieMatt
2021: 181-113

Holloway

de Lima

Spencer

Williams

Yadong

Danny Segura
@dannyseguratv
2021: 177-117

Holloway

Rothwell

Spencer

Baeza

Yadong

Ken Hathaway
@kenshathaway
2021: 177-117
2018 Champion

Holloway

Rothwell

Spencer

Baeza

Yadong

George Garcia
@MMAjunkieGeorge
2021: …read more

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UFC Fight Night 197 weigh-in highlights, faceoffs and photo gallery

LAS VEGAS – All the pre-fight activities are in the books for UFC Fight Night 197 following Friday’s official weigh-ins and fighter faceoffs.
In the main event, Max Holloway (22-6 MMA, …read more

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UFC Fight Fight 197 video: Max Holloway, Yair Rodriguez lock eyes at final faceoff

LAS VEGAS – Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez had their first and only faceoff ahead of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 197 main event.
After successfully making weight for the matchup at …read more

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Face Off! ‘Blessed’ Stares Down Rodriguez In Vegas!

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Former UFC Featherweight champion Max Holloway will look to punch his way back into another title fight when he faces …read more

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UFC Vegas 42 weigh-in results: Max Holloway, Yair Rodriguez on point for main event, two others miss

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Featherweight contenders Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez are set for Saturday.
Holloway and Rodriguez both successfully hit the featherweight …read more

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Holloway, Rodriguez make weight for UFC clash

Featherweight contenders Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez have both made weight ahead of Saturday’s clash in Las Vegas. …read more

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