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” Holloway||vs||Yair “El Pantera” Rodriguez|
|5’11” (180cm)||Height||5’11” (180cm)|
|69.0″ (175cm)||Reach||71.0″ (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.