Max Holloway is a professional mixed martial artist from the United States who competes in the Featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He was born on December 4, 1991, in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Holloway made his professional MMA debut in 2010, and by 2012, he had signed with the UFC. He became the UFC Featherweight Champion in 2017 after defeating José Aldo at UFC 212. Holloway successfully defended his title three times before losing it to Alexander Volkanovski in 2019.
Holloway is known for his striking skills, particularly his boxing, and has a record for the most significant strikes landed in a UFC bout. He also holds the record for the most wins in the UFC Featherweight division.
As of May 2023, Holloway’s professional record stands at 27 wins, 10 losses, and 0 draws. His wins include 12 by knockout, 2 by submission, and 13 by decision.
Outside of his fighting career, Holloway is involved in charity work in his home state of Hawaii. He has a son named Rush, who is often seen with him during his fight preparations and post-fight interviews.