Athletic Max Holloway is an American mixed martial artist. He is popular as Champion in the Featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Moreover, he is number 5 UFC pound-for-pound fighter as of June 2017.
Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
Max was born on December 4, 1991. He spent his childhood in the place where he was born, Waianae, Hawaii, United States. He is of Native Hawaiian and Samoan descent. His birth name is Jerome-Max Kelii Holloway.
However, not much is there regarding his earlier days and childhood. Much of the attention and fame he earned over the years is entirely focused towards his work and talent. Despite that, it will not be wrong to say that he had a decent upbringing which has played a major role in his success.
In the same way, the way he has displayed his talents and aptitudes, there is no denying that he had proper education facilities to nurture, develop and guide his talents in the right direction. It surely did help his to achieve what he always wanted to and dreamed of.
However, his education and qualifications in detail are still to be disclosed in the coming days.
Professional Life and Career
Max initiated his career with a loss in a fight against Dustin Poirier at UFC 193. It was followed by a win against Pat Schilling on June 1, 2012. In the same way, he won against Justin Lawrence and Leonard Garcia at UFC 150 and UFC 155 respectively. Unfortunately, in 2013, he couldn’t make even a single win and was defeated by Conor McGregor.
However, he started 2014 brightly by defeating Will Chope via TKO earning him his first Knockout of the Night bonus. Later he won against Andre Fili and. Akira Corassani. Next year, he secured 100 percent record of wins only.
In 2016, he won against Ricardo Lamas on June 4. Later on, he fiercely fought to win against Anthony Pettis. Following year, he won his career-defining victory against Jose Aldo on June 3, 2017, at UFC 212 to be featherweight champion.
Salary and Net Worth
He has a salary of $260000 but his net worth is unknown.
Rumors and Controversy
During his entire career, he has always maintained a top-notch professionalism over his work. His work is always admirable, and his hard work reflects on how well he is doing in his career.
He always has maintained a decent and admirable image in his entire career without attracting any rumors and controversy. Instead of attracting unwanted attention, he has worked day and night to achieve his dream and make every belief that he has no interest in becoming a controversial figure.
Height & Body Measurements
Max Holloway has a solid and strong body structure with decent height 5 feet 11 inches and weight of 66 kg. He has black hair and dark brown eyes.
Social Media Profile
Max is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has more than 141k followers on Facebook, 427k followers on the Instagram and 112k followers on Twitter.