UFC 245 goes against the??T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on December 14 and also the featherweight belt is going to be on the line since MaxBlessed Holloway leaves his fourth title defense against AlexanderThe Great Volkanovski. The winner is a preferred to retain his strap, although the challenger, Volkanovski, is arriving back at +140.
Holloway has been a favorite in eight of his last nine fights, coming against Jose Aldo, a battle he won via third-round TKO in his first title fight in as an underdog. Since he lost a period of 14 bouts, at 2013 to Conor McGregor blessed has not suffered a loss from the division. Max did move up to the lightweight division in April however lost by choice.
Meanwhile, Volkanovski, the challenger, suffered a reduction in his fourth professional fight but is a great 17-0 since . The Australian was a favorite that is sizable since he increased the UFC featherweight ranks but came in at +110 and also EVEN in his previous two fights from Jose Aldo along with Chad Mendes.
Holloway enjoys becoming a good conservative brawl with his opponents, till they fade, trading punches for rounds end and he picks up the win by choice or knockout. Hes got a outcome and conditioning which has seen him property over 100 strikes of the last seven fights. However, in addition, he absorbs quite a bit of harm, a mean of 105.2 on his past five. Dont look for the champ to bring the fight to the floor. He??has four takedowns on his last 10 bouts.
Similar to the champ, Volkanovski averages a higher volume of attacks, dishing out an average of 75.3 at three-round bouts compared to the five-round fights that Holloway has been in. That said, above his seven UFC bouts, only once has he absorbed that and more than 50 strikes came against Darren Elkins. The Great racked up 16 takedowns in his past two through his first five battles in the Octagon but not one.
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