Volkanovski Weighs In on Holloway vs. Gaethje at UFC 300
Alexander Volkanovski Shares Insight on Max Holloway’s Tough Battle Ahead
The highly anticipated UFC 300 is set to light up the arena on April 13, showcasing a lightweight clash that has fans on the edge of their seats. Max Holloway, a name synonymous with featherweight excellence, is stepping up in weight to challenge the formidable BMF champion, Justin Gaethje. Holloway, coming off a dominant win against Jung Chan-sung and a unanimous decision victory over Arnold Allen, is no stranger to tough battles. However, the upcoming match against Gaethje promises to be a different beast altogether.
In a recent video on his YouTube channel, Holloway’s former adversary, Alexander Volkanovski, didn’t shy away from expressing his thoughts on the BMF title fight. Known for his analytical approach to the fight game, the Australian fighter predicts a challenging night for Holloway. Gaethje’s aggressive style, coupled with his calculated strikes, makes him a knockout threat to anyone, including someone with Holloway’s durability and elusive movement. Volkanovski admits his excitement for the match, hinting at Gaethje’s slight edge but acknowledges Holloway’s fighter’s chance.
**Volkanovski himself is preparing for a title defense against Spain’s Ilia Topuria at UFC 298 on February 18, adding another layer of intrigue to the UFC’s stacked fight calendar.
UFC 300 Fight Card Highlights
- BMF Title Fight: Justin Gaethje vs. Max Holloway
- Strawweight Title Fight: Zhang Weili vs. Yan Xiaonan
- Plus, exciting matchups featuring Charles Oliveira, Kayla Harrison, Jiri Prochazka, and more.
Volkanovski on Holloway vs. Gaethje: “It’s an exciting match, I’m looking forward to it. It’s going to be interesting.”
“If anyone can knock him out, it’s Gaethje.”
“Max will come and fight, it will be interesting. If I had to bet on the match, probably I would say Gaethje. But I don’t think he will run him over, Max has a chance here.”