The third fight, Max Holloway vs Alexander Volkanovsk, has been scheduled.
According to a report from ESPN’s, two of the UFC’s best featherweight fighters will compete for the belt at UFC 272. It will take place in Las Vegas on March 5.
Volkanovski is currently 2-0 against Max Holloway, the Waianae native. This includes a split-decision victory over Holloway at UFC 251 on July 11th of 2020.
Volkanovski has a record of 23-1 in professional MMA. In the UFC he is 10-0. His most recent fight was against Brian Ortega, on September 25, 2021. He defended the featherweight title with a unanimous decision.
Max Holloway, currently 23-6, The Waianae native won both his fights in 2021. He had a unanimous victories over Calvin Kattar (January) and Yair Rod (November).