Max Holloway is eager to combat all over again following weekend at UFC 257 next his main party destruction more than Calvin Kattar previously tonight (Sat., Jan. 16, 2021) at UFC Combat Island 7 as aspect of the promotion’s debut on ABC (highlights Below).
Holloway, who seemed better than he at any time has right before, dominated Kattar from pillar to put up above the course of five bloody rounds. Kattar channeled his inner “Korean Zombie” and ate anything Holloway experienced to supply, but “Blessed” nevertheless managed to land a document 455 major strikes in his most lopsided Octagon victory to date.
In the course of his post-struggle interview (demonstrated beneath), the former UFC featherweight champion available up his services for UFC 257, which goes down next weekend on ESPN+ PPV and features a light-weight primary function between top rated contenders Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier. “Blessed” has fought and lost to the two fighters just before, but is nonetheless inclined to adhere all over on “Fight Island” in situation someone falls out around the future week.
“If nearly anything occurs to McGregor or Poirier Dana has my variety!”
Holloway, who turned 29 past thirty day period, arguably locked up a further crack at the 145-pound title immediately after present-day winner Alexander Volkanovski satisfies Brian Ortega in March. But if one thing ended up to happen to McGregor or Poirier, as nicely as UFC 257’s co-major event in between Dan Hooker and Michael Chandler, Holloway would be a phenomenal selection to fill in.
Soon after all, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is waiting around to see “something spectacular” future weekend on “Fight Island.” Probably Holloway can make that transpire if introduced the option to combat.
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