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Newcomer Max Holloway In To Face Dustin Poirier at UFC 143

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Max Holloway comes to the UFC with an unblemished 4-0 record and at only 20 years of age, already one of the youngest competitors in the Octagon

Holloway becomes Poirier’s third opponent over just a matter of weeks. Erik Koch was originally slated to face Poirier, and after injury struck it was Ricardo Lamas.

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Post #1   1/5/12 10:07:27AM   

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Wow. This is one heck of a debut opponent for Holloway. Jeez!

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Welcome Holloway, here's the deep end and wait.........oh there's a shark

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This is card is SOOO below what Montreal has been given in the past. This will be the first Montreal show I don't attend!

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Poor kid.

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Posted by Wallass

This is card is SOOO below what Montreal has been given in the past. This will be the first Montreal show I don't attend!



On paper, perhaps, but I guarantee it will still be a tremendous card.

MMA fans are soooo fickle.

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Posted by Chael_Sonnen


Posted by Wallass

This is card is SOOO below what Montreal has been given in the past. This will be the first Montreal show I don't attend!



On paper, perhaps, but I guarantee it will still be a tremendous card.

MMA fans are soooo fickle.



Not to mention this fight isnt in Montreal, its in Vegas I believe. He's thinking of UFC 145.

Definately a HUGE step down for Poirer though. Would have loved to see the Korean Zombie rise up for the fight

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Pretty disappointed. 5 week notice and ufc comes up with a newbie. No zombie. They could have plugged in ross rearson. And this fight is gonna take up a spot on the main card

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Posted by prozacnation1978

Pretty disappointed.



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Posted by prozacnation1978

Pretty disappointed. 5 week notice and ufc comes up with a newbie. No zombie. They could have plugged in ross rearson. And this fight is gonna take up a spot on the main card



Debbie Downer.

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Posted by prozacnation1978

Pretty disappointed. 5 week notice and ufc comes up with a newbie. No zombie. They could have plugged in ross rearson. And this fight is gonna take up a spot on the main card



Lol, I hate to be the 3rd guy to focus on this post but seriously? Do you actually like mma?

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