This past Saturday the world got to witness Ranked #4 Max “Blessed” Holloway, the up and coming Hawaiian fighter, earn his 9th straight victory in the octagon at UFC 199. Facing against ranked #5 Ricardo Lamas in a 3, 5 Minute bout. The two featherweight fighters went to war for a good 15 minutes, slugging it out for the battle towards the top.
Let’s just say Max Holloway, Waianae’s son and Hawaii’s next big star gets better with every fight. The poise, passion, and dedication embedded into Max’s character shows in and out of the octagon.
Dominating every round, Max showcased his hunger and the reasons why he deserves nothing less than a title shot in the UFC’s featherweight division. From stand-up to ground game, Max is a well-rounded Mixed Martial Artist who want’s nothing but to be better than his last fight. And he has done everything to prove that, that’s exactly where he is heading.
You can watch the highlights from UFC 199 Max Holloway vs Ricardo Lamas below. Make sure you peep the last 10 seconds of the fight. Max’s Hawaiian comes out real strong!
Congratulations Max on your 9th straight victory! Your head work and dedication will be taking you to the top. Continue to shine and represent for Hawai’i. We’ll be waitinwhat’s whats to come.