Max Holloway returns to the octagon this Saturday (Dec. 8th) to defend his title at UFC 231.
His challenger is Brian Ortega, the top-ranked featherweight contender.
Can Holloway, who’s battled health problems and depression during his lay-off, stage a successful comeback?
The long-awaited struggle between Max Holloway and Brian Ortega is nearly upon us. Both top featherweights will meet this Saturday (December 8th) at UFC 231 at Toronto.
Originally booked for UFC 226 back in July, Holloway was pulled in the card after he started revealing”concussion-like symptoms.” Holloway was plagued with health problems this year, which is his first and only struggle of 2018. Ortega will accept nothing less than a title shot and has been patiently awaiting Blessed’s yield.
This is only one of the most exciting match-ups available to the UFC. It’s a fascinating pairing of styles and a struggle between two of their best featherweights the sport has ever seen. With this little separating the two fighters, this can be a very difficult fight to select. Here are a few factors to think about.
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