Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after his split-decision victory over Max Holloway in their UFC featherweight championship fight during UFC 251. Photos: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after his split-decision victory over Max Holloway in their UFC featherweight championship fight during UFC 251. Photos: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after his split-decision victory over Max Holloway in their UFC featherweight championship fight during UFC 251. Photos: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC 251: Alexander Volkanovski edges Max Holloway in controversial split decision to retain featherweight title

  • ‘The Great’ Volkanovski returns from two knock-downs to seal first title defence in the UFC in Fight Island co-main event
  • ‘We had 10 rounds and I was able to dominate throughout them,’ says the Australian, though Holloway took the first two here on all three scorecards

Topic |   Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after his split-decision victory over Max Holloway in their UFC featherweight championship fight during UFC 251. Photos: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after his split-decision victory over Max Holloway in their UFC featherweight championship fight during UFC 251. Photos: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after his split-decision victory over Max Holloway in their UFC featherweight championship fight during UFC 251. Photos: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
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