Andre Fili vs Max Holloway Added to UFC 172

Andre Fili

Andre Fili

  • 13-1 MMA / 1-0 UFC Record
  • 9 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Alexander Crispim, Enoch Wilson, Jeremy Larsen

Max Holloway

Max Holloway

  • 8-3 MMA / 4-3 UFC Record
  • Lost 2 0f Last 3 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Will Chope, Justin Lawrence, Leonard Garcia

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UFC 172

April 26th, 2014

Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore Arena

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Alpha Male product, Andre Fili was sharp in his UFC debut, stopping Jeremy Larsen with a second round TKO victory. He’s won nine-straight fights, dating back to October of 2011, including wins over Enoch Wilson and Adrian Diaz.

Max Holloway snapped a two-fight losing streak at UFC Fight Nigh 34, earning a second round TKO win over Will Chope earlier this month at Fight Night 34. He had previously lost back-to-back decisions against Dennis Bermudez and Conor McGregor.

UFC Fight Night 34 Quick Results

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Main Card:

  • Tarec Saffiedine def. Hyun Gyu Lim via Unanimous Decision
  • Tatsuya Kawajiri def. Sean Soriano via Rear Naked Choke – Round 2, 0:50
  • Kiichi Kunimoto def. Luiz Dutra via DQ(Illegal Elbows) – Round 1, 2:57
  • Kyung Ho Kang def. Shunichi Shimizu via Arm-Triangle Choke – Round 3, 3:53

Preliminary Card:

  • Max Holloway def. Will Chope via TKO (Punches) – Round 2, 2:27
  • Katsunori Kikuno def. Quinn Mulhern via Unanimous Decision
  • Royston Wee def. David Galera via Unanimous Decision
  • Mairbek Taisumov def. Tae Hyun Bang via Unanimous Decision
  • Dustin Kimura def. Jon Delos Reyes via Armbar – Round 1, 2:13
  • Russell Doane def Leandro Issa via Triangle Choke – Round 2, 4:59

 

Bekbulat Magomedov Out; Will Chope vs Max Holloway Set for UFC Fight Night 34

Will Chope

Will Chope

  • 19-5 MMA / UFC Debut
  • 14 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins:

Max Holloway

Max Holloway

  • 7-3 MMA / 3-3 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Losing Streak
  • Notable Wins: Pat Schilling, Justin Lawrence, Leonard Garcia

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UFC Fight Night 34

January 4th, 2014

TBA, Singapore

Venue TBD

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Filipino fighter, Will Chope will make his UFC debut on the heels of a 14-fight win streak, dating back to February of last year. Twelve out of fourteen victories during the streak have come by way of stoppages (2 KO/TKO, 10 Submission). Most recently, Chope stopped Takumi Nakayama in the third round via TKO at Pacific Xtreme Combat 40.

Max Holloway finds himself in a must-win situation heading into UFC Fight Night 34, on the heels of a current two-fight losing streak. He began his UFC career 3-1, but has since lost back-to-back decisions against Dennis Bermudez and Conor McGregor. UFC victories for Holloway include, decision wins over Pat Schilling and Leonard Garcia, and a TKO win over Justin Lawrence.

UFC Fight Night 26 Quick Results

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Main Card:

  • Chael Sonnen def. Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua via Guillotine Choke – Round 1, 4:44
  • Travis Browne def. Alistair Overeem via KO (Strikes) – Round 1, 4:08
  • Urijah Faber def. Iuri Alcantara via Unanimous Decision
  • Matt Brown def. Mike Pyle via KO (Punches) – Round 1, 0:29
  • John Howard def. Uriah Hall via Split Decision
  • Michael Johnson def. Joe Lauzon via Unanimous Decision

Preliminary Card:

  • Michael McDonald def. Brad Pickett via Triangle Choke – Round 2, 3:43
  • Conor McGregor def. Max Holloway via Unanimous Decision
  • Steven Siler def. Mike Brown via KO (Punches) – Round 1, 0:50
  • Diego Brandao def. Daniel Pineda via Unanimous Decision
  • Manvel Gamburyan def. Cole Miller via Unanimous Decision
  • Ovince St. Preux def. Cody Donovan via KO (Punches) – Round 1, 2:07
  • James Vick def. Ramsey Nijem via Guillotine Choke  – Round 1, 0:58

Andy Ogle Out; Conor McGregor vs Max Holloway Set for UFC on FOX Sports 1 1

Conor McGregor

 

Conor McGregor

  • 13-2 MMA / 1-0 UFC Record
  • 9 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Ivan Buchinger, Marcus Brimage

Max Holloway

 

Max Holloway

  • 7-2 MMA / 3-2 UFC Record
  • Won 3 of Last 4 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Pat Schilling, Justin Lawrence, Leonard Garcia

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UFC on FOX Sports 1

August 17th, 2013

Boston, Massachusetts

TD Garden

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It didn’t take long for Cage Warriors lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor to make a good impression in the UFC, stopping Marcus Brimage in the first round via TKO. He’s now won nine straight fights in his career, dating back to February of 2011.

Max Holloway had a three-fight win streak come to an end at UFC 160, dropping a closely contested split decision to Dennis Bermudez. He had previously won a decision over Pat Schilling, knocked out Justin Lawrence, and earned a controversial split decision victory over Leonard Garcia.

UFC 160 Quick Results

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Main Card:

  • Cain Velasquez def. Antonio Silva via TKO (Punches) – Round 1, 1:21
  • Junior dos Santos def. Mark Hunt via KO (Wheel Kick, Punch) – Round 3, 4:19
  • Glover Teixeira def. James Te Huna via Guillotine Choke  – Round 1, 2:38
  • T.J. Grant def. Gray Maynard via TKO (Strikes) – Round 1, 2:07
  • Donald Cerrone def. K.J. Noons via Unanimous Decision

Preliminary Card:

  • Mike Pyle def. Rick Story via Split Decision
  • Dennis Bermudez def. Max Holloway via Split Decision
  • Robert Whittaker def. Colton Smith via TKO (Strikes) – Round 3, 0:41
  • Khabib Nurmagomedov def. Abel Trujillo via Unanimous Decision
  • Stephen Thompson def. Nah-Shon Burrell via Unanimous Decision
  • George Roop def. Brian Bowles via TKO (Punches) – Round 2, 1:43
  • Jeremy Stephens defeats Estevan Payan via Unanimous Decision

Dennis Bermudez vs Max Holloway Added to UFC 160

Dennis Bermudez

 

Dennis Bermudez

  • 10-3 MMA / 3-1 UFC Record
  • 3 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Matt Grice, Pablo Garza, Tommy Hayden

Max Holloway

 

Max Holloway

  • 7-1 MMA / 3-1 UFC Record
  • 3 Fight Win Strak
  • Notable Wins: Pat Schilling, Justin Lawrence, Leonard Garcia

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UFC 160

May 25th, 2013

Las Vegas, Nevada

MGM Grand Garden Arena

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Dennis Bermudez’s third straight victory in the octagon didn’t come easy, but he earned the split decision win against Matt Grice at UFC 157 in a fight that earned both men the “Fight of the Night” bonus. Other victories during his three-fight win streak include a decision over Pablo Garza and submission stoppage against Tommy Hayden.

Max Holloway was lucky to walk away from UFC 155 with a victory, getting the controversial split decision victory over Leonard Garcia. Nevertheless, Holloway has won three consecutive bouts in the UFC, including wins over Pat Schilling and Justin Lawrence.