Max Holloway: I trained for UFC 251 over Zoom, didn’t spar | ESPN MMA

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ESPN MMA’s Ariel Helwani speaks with Max Holloway before he travels to Abu Dhabi for his featherweight title rematch vs. Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 251. “Blessed” discusses (2:41) his hair and the reaction growing it out generated from the fight community. (4:42) Holloway describes the challenges he’s gone through preparing for the rematch, saying that he traned with his coaches via Zoom without sparring and didn’t see them in person until meeting at the airport this week. (14:00) Holloway looks back on UFC 245 when he lost the belt and the way it was viewed by the judges.

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