Max “Blessed” Holloway vs. Yair “El Pantera” Rodriguez will headline UFC Vegas 42. The event will take place on November 13, 2021.

Tale of the tape

Max “Blessed” HollowayvsYair “El Pantera” Rodriguez
29Age28
28Fights18
22Wins13
6Losses2
10KO’s8
3Subs3
5’11” (180cm)Height5’11” (180cm)
69.0″ (175cm)Reach71.0″ (180cm)

Fighter form coming into this matchup

Holloway most recently appeared at UFC on ABC 1, taking on and defeating Calvin Kattar by decision in a Featherweight bout. Holloway went into the fight as the -155 slight favorite. Both fighters were awarded a fight of the night performance bonus for their efforts. The win snapped a 2 fight losing skid for Holloway. His professional MMA record currently sits at 22-6.

Rodriguez most recently appeared at UFC on ESPN 6, taking on and defeating Jeremy Stephens via Decision in a Featherweight bout. Rodriguez went into the fight as the -145 favorite. Both fighters were awarded a fight of the night performance bonuses. The win marked a return to the win column for Rodriguez, whose professional MMA record currently sits at 13-2 (1 NC).

The AllStar will post opening betting lines when betting markets open.

Originally posted at https://twitter.com/BigMarcel24/status/1441488880910352387

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