Who is Max Holloway?
Max Holloway is an American mixed martial artist who competes professionally. He is a featherweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, weighing in at 245 pounds. ‘Blessed’ is his stage name.
When Max Holloway was 19 years old, he won four races in a row. Max won the X-1 Lightweight Championship belt by a split decision against his opponent Harris Sarmiento.
Max Holloway- Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education
Jerome Max Holloway, commonly known as Max, was born in Waianae, Hawaii, on December 4, 1991. His parents raised him in the Hawaiian city of Honolulu. Since he was a child, he has been interested in kickboxing. There isn’t much else known about his horoscope, birth sign, family, parents, or siblings.
Max attended Waianae High School and has a bachelor’s degree in business administration. He began competing in kickboxing during this time. In 2010, he graduated from Waianae High School.
Facts of Max Holloway
|5 feet 1 inch
|MMA professional fighter
|Waianae High School
Max Holloway- Relationship, Married Life, Boyfriend/ Girlfriend
His female fans number in the tens of thousands all over the world. Aside from that, he had a muscular body that gained a lot of female attention after he became a professional boxer. He has previously married a woman in his personal life. On February 14, 2012, Max married Kaimana Pa’aluhi. As a result of their marriage, they have a son named Rush Holloway. The romance, however, did not survive long. The pair divorced in 2014 after a two-year relationship.
In early 2020, he began dating Hawaiian surfer Alessa Quizon, and the two were engaged on November 18. Max has never been the subject of any scandal or rumor. He would rather avoid controversies and focus on his professional career.
Body Measurements- Height, Weight, Hair Colour
Max stands at 5’11” (1.8 m) and weighs roughly 66 kg. His eyes are dark brown. Apart from that, no information about his other bodily measurements is available.
Max Holloway- Professional Career
Max Holloway began his professional career as an MMA fighter in late 2010. He is currently putting in a lot of effort to keep his physique and strength. He goes to Legacy Muay Thai and Gracie Technics Honolulu for his training. In the lightweight and featherweight divisions, he has had success. Coach Rylan Lizares and Pedro Sauer awarded him a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
When he was 19 years old, he won four races in a row. Max won the X-1 Lightweight Championship belt by a split decision against his opponent Harris Sarmiento.
He made his UFC debut at UFC 143 on February 4th, 2012, but was submitted in the first round by Dustin Poirier.
After losing his first match, he bounced back with three wins and two losses in a row. He defeated Will Chope at UFC Fight Night on January 4th, 2014. He won the interim UFC Featherweight Championship by defeating Anthony Pettis at UFC 206.
He’s fought in 26 UFC fights, winning 21 and losing five. He has ten knockout victories, nine decision victories, and two submission victories. Aside from that, he only lost one match through submission and four others by decision. He also refuses to make concessions with his workout routine and is dedicated to winning championship belts.
Max Holloway- Awards and Nominations
He has won the Interim UFC Featherweight Championship and the UFC Featherweight Championship once each. He was crowned “Charles ‘Mask’ Lewis Fighter of the Year” in 2017 and garnered multiple other trophies during his UFC professional career.
Quick Facts of Max Holloway
- His net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million, which he earned as a fighter in MMA and the UFC.
- Max Holloway is currently working hard to maintain his physique and strength.
- He has done well in the lightweight and featherweight divisions.
- He has now competed in 26 UFC matches, winning 21 and losing 5.
- During his UFC professional career, he was named “Charles ‘Mask’ Lewis Fighter of the Year” in 2017 and received numerous other awards.