Max Holloway’s Defense Against Brian Ortega in the Works for UFC 227 in Hawaii

Max Holloway has been passionately campaigning to bring UFC to Hawaii even before his second win over Jose Aldo.

It looks like his rise to the top combined with his charismatic persuasion started winning the brass at the UFC over.…

“I heard 227 in August was supposed to be UFC Hawaii, but I Tweeted 226 because you know, I gotta move on. You can’t hold this stuff forever, I can’t hold my breath. I got a life, I got a family to take care of, I got a little kid, I got fans. If I can’t get UFC Hawaii I said, the Ninth Island is the next best thing. It’s tough pill to swallow but at the end of the day, it is what it is. We can’t control nothing. All we can do is create buzz. I’d like to thank all the fans who are creating buzz.”