Tag: Max Holloway

Max Holloway after Jose Aldo’s UFC Fortaleza win: He’s the ‘king of defending champs’

By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez Bloodyelbow.com Former long-time featherweight champion Jose Aldo scored another emphatic win on Saturday night against Renato Moicano. This second-round TKO win puts the 32-year-old fighter on a two-fight winning streak, after stopping Jeremy Stephens via a vicious uppercut to the body in Calgary, Canada in July of last […]

Nutritionist Tyler Minton chronicles rollercoaster year for UFC champ Max Holloway

By Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi MMAfighting.com Max Holloway sat down on the dais for the UFC 231 post-fight press conference with a mischievous smile. “Surprise, surprise, surprise — the king is Max,” Holloway quipped, following his impressive fourth-round doctor’s stoppage win over Brian Ortega in Toronto. After putting his own spin on a Conor McGregor victory introduction, Holloway let out […]

Max Holloway still believes Jose Aldo is the greatest featherweight ever: ‘I’m chasing him’

Max Holloway successfully defended his UFC title Saturday night at UFC 231. Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Max Holloway returned to the Octagon after a tough year to defend his featherweight belt in the main event of UFC 231 in Toronto, and scored an impressive victory over previously unbeaten Brian Ortega on Saturday night. Scoring the fourth […]