UFC 240: Max Holloway defends against Frankie Edgar
“Blessed,” 27, recently challenged Dustin Poirier for the lightweight crown at UFC 236 in April but was finished, snapping a 13 fight win streak. Still, Holloway hasn’t lost at featherweight in almost six years.
— Max Holloway (@BlessedMMA) May 14, 2019
Edgar, 37, decisioned Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 128 in April 2018 after originally losing his featherweight title shot when he lost to Brian Ortega at UFC 222 in March 2018.
Hey @blessedmma not once but twice we got all dressed up, took pictures and never got to dance. Everybody knows I put my last opportunity on the line because that's the kind of people we… https://t.co/ls39IRlLjQ
— Frankie Edgar (@FrankieEdgar) May 10, 2019
UFC 240 is scheduled for July 27 at the Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
More bouts are expected to be announced.