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Volkanovski Wins at UFC 251, but Rivalry with Holloway Is Far from over

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

There's a reason the final two rounds of any prizefight are called the championship rounds. UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski savagely stole former champ Max Holloway's ...
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UFC 251: Alexander Volkanovski retains featherweight belt with narrow decision over Max Holloway

UFC 251: Alexander Volkanovski retains featherweight belt with narrow decision over Max Holloway

1 month ago   |   By Sporting News

The rematch was tougher for the champion, but he still had his hand raised in victory on Fight Island.
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Twitter reacts to Kamaru Usman's 'boring as ' title defense over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251

Twitter reacts to Kamaru Usman's 'boring as ' title defense over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

Kamaru Usman 's second successful title defense was a big one as he beat his nemesis Jorge Masvidal on Saturday in the UFC 251 headliner.
Usman kept his perfect undefeated record in tact and kept ahold of his welterweight belt with a unanimous decision victory over Masvidal in the main event matchup, which took place at Flash Forum in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.
Check below for the top Twitter reactions to Usman's victory over Masvidal at UFC 251.
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It is time. Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal fight next in the UFC251 main event to determine who will be welterweight champion.
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UFC 251: Kamaru Usman grinds out decision win over Jorge Masvidal, retains welterweight title

1 month ago   |   By Newsday

Alexander Volkanovski retained his featherweight title with a narrow split decision over Max Holloway, while Petr Yan won the vacant UFC bantamweight championship with a fifth-round stoppage victory over José Aldo
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UFC 251 results, highlights: Alexander Volkanovski takes split decision over Max Holloway in rematch

1 month ago   |   By CBS Sports

The featherweight champion retained his title in Abu Dhabi by besting Holloway on the scorecards again
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Alexander Volkanovski Beats Max Holloway Via Decision, Retains Title at UFC 251

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Alexander Volkanovski successfully defended his UFC featherweight championship with a split-decision win over Max Holloway in the co-main event of UFC 251 from du Forum at UFC's Fight Island in Abu Dhabi on Saturday...
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UFC 251 results: Alexander Volkanovski wins razor-thin decision over Max Holloway

UFC 251 results: Alexander Volkanovski wins razor-thin decision over Max Holloway

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

There's a combat sports adage that says you're not really a champion until you make your first title defense.
In that case, Alexander Volkanovski is now truly UFC featherweight champion.
The Australian was put under heavy pressure against the competitor from whom he took the title this past December, Max Holloway. And while the decision was highly debatable, Volkanovski rallied over the final three rounds to eke out a split decision Saturday night at UFC 251, getting the better end of two of three 48-47 scores to retain his title.
“He's tough - he's a gamer,” Volkanovski said of his foe...
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Twitter reacts to Alexander Volkanovski's narrow title defense against Max Holloway at UFC 251

Twitter reacts to Alexander Volkanovski's narrow title defense against Max Holloway at UFC 251

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

Alexander Volkanovski successfully defended the featherweight title against Max Holloway on Saturday in the UFC 251 co-main event.
Volkanovski extended his sensational winning streak to 19 consecutive fights when he went 2-0 over Holloway with a somewhat controversial split decision victory in the pay-per-view co-headliner, which took place at Flash Forum in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.
Check below for the top Twitter reactions to Volkanovski's victory over Holloway at UFC 251.
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