Connor Ruebusch and Patrick Wyman look back at Max Holloway’s stunning victory over Jose Aldo at UFC 212.
At UFC 212, Max Holloway became the undisputed UFC featherweight champion of the world with a stunning knockout. It wasn’t easy to watch for us die-hard Jose Aldo fans, but it’s about time to buckle in and begin breaking down the birth of the Blessed Era. Sorry—grief makes me alliterate.
On this week’s Heavy Hands, your hosts are getting into the fascinating nitty-gritty of UFC 212. What went wrong for Aldo? How did Holloway adapt and go from a bad first round to a dominant third? Where does Aldo go from here, and, now that he’s beaten the greatest featherweight of all time, who the heck can stop Max Holloway?
In addition to the main event, we also analyze Claudia Gadelha’s first-round submission of Karolina Kowalkiewicz, the wild-yet-tactical victory of Paulo Borrachinha over Oluwalae Bamgbose, and the eight-limbed chess match between Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes.
Oh, and apparently there is another UFC event next weekend, I guess. Huh.
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