Early 2025
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Featherweight
26-7-0
19-4-0

The tape

32
Age
39
5' 11" / 180 cm
Height
5' 6" / 168 cm
68.9" / 175 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm

Full record

KO 5KO 3UD 5UD 5UD 5
Form
KO 1UD 5SUB 2SD 5UD 3
26
Wins
19
12
By KO
7
46
KO%
37
2
By Sub
2
8
SUB%
11
7
Losses
4
0
Stopped
1
1
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2010
Debut
2011
33
Bouts
23
110
Rounds
59
8 hours, 49 minutes
Fight Time
4 hours, 26 minutes

Current rankings @ Featherweight

2
UFC
7
-
Bellator
-
-
Tapology
6

Max Holloway vs Josh Emmett preview

When is Holloway vs Emmett?

Max Holloway could set to fight Josh Emmett, in Early 2025.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

Holloway vs Emmett stats

Max Holloway would step into the octagon with a record of 26 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.

Josh Emmett would make his way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by knock out and 2 by submission.

The stats suggest Holloway would have a slight advantage in power over Emmett, with a 46% knock out percentage over Emmett's 37%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Emmett would have a slight advantage over Holloway, with a 11% submission rate over Holloway's 8%.

Max Holloway is the younger man by 7 years, at 32 years old.

Holloway has a height advantage of 5 inches over Emmett. Despite this, Emmett has a 1-inch reach advantage.

Holloway is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 10 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year earlier than Emmett, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 51 more professional rounds, 110 to Emmett's 59.

Holloway vs Emmett form

Holloway has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.

In his last fight, he won against Justin Gaethje at UFC 300 on 13th April 2024 by knockout in the 5th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beaten Chan Sung Jung at UFC Fight Night – Holloway vs. Korean Zombie on 26th August 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Arnold Allen at UFC Fight Night – Holloway vs. Allen on 15th April 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at T-Mobile Center, Kansas City, United States.

Before that, he had lost to Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He was victorious against Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42 on 13th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Emmett has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he beat Bryce Mitchell at UFC 296 on 16th December 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Ilia Topuria at UFC Fight Night – Emmett vs. Topuria on 24th June 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at : VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.

Going into that contest, he had been defeated by Yair Rodriguez at UFC 284 on 11th February 2023 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Interim Featherweight championship fight at RAC Arena, Perth, Western Australia.

Before that, he had beaten Calvin Kattar at UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Emmett on 18th June 2022 by split decision in their 5 round contest at Moody Center, Austin, United States.

He had defeated Dan Ige at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Josh Emmett has been fighting more than Max Holloway.

Max Holloway last fought 2 months and 10 days ago, while Josh Emmett's last outing was 6 months and 7 days ago.

Holloway's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 23 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.6 rounds on average.

Emmett's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Holloway vs Emmett?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Holloway vs Emmett yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

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