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Max Holloway: Adaptability and Body Work

The interim title didn't add much to it but UFC 206 held up as one of the better pay-per-views in recent memory with action packed fights and slick finishes from top to bottom. In spite of the general disdain inspired by that trumped up interim title, its new owner, Max Holloway, stole the show. The young Hawaiian, well overdue for a crack at the actual featherweight title, downed former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis with very little difficulty and plenty of creativity. The ever-improving Holloway showed another nice wrinkle in his game as he winded Pettis—the best body kicker in the lightweight division—with body kicks to set up the finish.

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