Max Holloway eyes July date with Brian Ortega following UFC 223 exit 

Max Holloway isn’t spending any time dwelling on what could have been had he not been pulled from his short-notice title fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223.

The featherweight champion hopes the UFC will book him against contender Brian Ortega at UFC 226. Dana White has told the Hawaiian that the jiu-jitsu ace will be his next opponent following his forced withdrawal from last weekend’s Brooklyn event.

Dana called me on fight day and told me, ‘It’s alright, kid, we...

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