The champion of UFC was going to cut off a leg to participate in a duel


Max Holloware: Ricardo Moraes / Reuters

Champion Absolute fighting championship (UFC) Featherweight Max Holloway commented in Twitter account cancellation the nearest match with Frankie Edgar.

“I asked the doctor if I can cut off your leg to make the fight a one-legged, but I was told that the circumstances are somewhat different. A pity, because a lot of fans were going to go for this fight,” wrote Holloway.

The fighter also said that he hoped to postpone the date of the match.

Title fight between Holloway and Edgar at UFC 222.was to be held on March 3, however, the American was forced to cancel it due to a foot injury. The portal mmafightig announced that the UFC doesn’t want to remove Edgar from the tournament. As a result, Holloway can replace fighter Brian Ortega.

Holloway won the title of champion in the Featherweight title in June 2017. Fighter won the Brazilian josé Aldo by TKO in the third round. All the athlete has spent 22 fights under MMA rules, scoring 19 victories and three defeats.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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