Tag: Max Holloway

Morning Report: Max Holloway says he’s ‘confident’ he’ll fight again before the end of the year

  By Jed Meshew@JedKMeshew Max HollowayEsther Lin, MMA Fighting At UFC 226, Max Holloway was supposed to defend his featherweight title against the surgingBrian Ortega. But just a few days beforehand, fate intervened and Holloway was pulled from the event for concussion-like symptoms. Now, less than a month later, Holloway […]

Manager shuts down rumors alleging that Max Holloway had a stroke prior to UFC 226

Bloodyelbow.com By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway was forced out of his scheduled title fight againstBrian Ortega at UFC 226 early this month. The reason for doing so, however, has never been established. Initial reports claim that the 26-year-old Hawaiian fighter was showing “concussion-like” symptoms even before he […]

Bisping noticed something was wrong with Holloway during interview: He looked a ‘little sleepy’

Bloodyelbow.com By Lewis Mckeever@Mckeever89 Saturday’s UFC 226 pay-per-view suffered a big blow on Wednesday when it was revealed that reigning featherweight champion Max Holloway had been forced to pull out of his co-headlining bout with Brian Ortega due to ‘concussion-like symptoms’. Holloway’s team reported that ‘Blessed’ was rushed to hospital […]