Spring 2022
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Featherweight
23-7-0
23-4-0

The tape

30
Age
34
5' 11" / 180 cm
Height
5' 11" / 181 cm
68.9" / 175 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm

Full record

UD 5UD 5UD 5SD 5UD 5
Form
SUB 1UD 3SUB 2KO 5KO 1
23
Wins
23
10
By KO
19
43
KO%
83
2
By Sub
1
9
SUB%
4
7
Losses
4
0
Stopped
2
1
Tapped
2
0
Draws
0
2010
Debut
2011
30
Bouts
27
97
Rounds
56
7 hours, 48 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 43 minutes

Current rankings @ Featherweight

1
UFC
-
-
Bellator
-
2
Tapology
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Max Holloway vs Justin Gaethje preview

When is Holloway vs Gaethje?

Max Holloway could potentially square off against Justin Gaethje, in Spring 2022.

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

Holloway vs Gaethje stats

Max Holloway would step into the octagon with a record of 23 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.

Justin Gaethje would make his way to the cage with a record of 23 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 19 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggest Gaethje would have a massive power advantage over Holloway, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Holloway's 43%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Holloway would have a slight advantage over Gaethje, with a 9% submission rate over Gaethje's 4%.

Max Holloway is the younger man by 4 years, at 30 years old.

Gaethje has 1-inch reach advantage.

Holloway is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 11 months earlier than Gaethje, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 41 more professional rounds, 97 to Gaethje's 56.

Holloway vs Gaethje form

Max Holloway has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he 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, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42 on 13th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Calvin Kattar at UFC on ABC 1 on 16th January 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Before that, he had been beaten by Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 251 on 11th July 2020 by split decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi.

He had lost to Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 245 on 14th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Gaethje has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he Charles Oliveira at UFC 274 on 7th May 2022 by submission in the 1st round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Previous to that, he had defeated Michael Chandler at UFC 268 on 6th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 254 on 24th October 2020 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Before that, he had won against Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 on 9th May 2020 by knockout in the 5th round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.

He had defeated Donald Cerrone at UFC on ESPN+ 16 on 14th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, Canada.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Max Holloway has been fighting more than Justin Gaethje.

Max Holloway last fought 4 months and 27 days ago, while Justin Gaethje's last outing was 6 months and 22 days ago.

Holloway's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 25 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5 rounds on average.

Gaethje's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Holloway vs Gaethje?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Holloway vs Gaethje 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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