Kevin Holland stays one in all the more fascinating characters on the UFC roster, each for his antics inner and outside of the Octagon. ‘Trailblazer’ no longer too lengthy ago announced—by potential of a comedy skit—that his next look will be at UFC Austin reverse Tim Capacity.
Holland no longer too lengthy ago spoke with The Schmo about his upcoming wrestle and his method to this stage of his profession. Surprisingly, Holland admitted that he’s no longer in getting ranked within the promotion’s welterweight division.
“In point of fact, I’m on my ‘Suga’ Sean O’Malley shit correct now,” Holland quipped. “Take into chronicle he’s searching to earn ranked and I’m searching to remain unranked what I mean, I like to wrestle any ‘can’ so I will receives a fee and I like love that’s how one can scamper.”
Holland referenced O’Malley’s oft-acknowledged stance that he used to be no longer searching for ranked opponent’s while mute on his entry-level UFC contract. O’Malley, who has won three fights in a row, will like diverted from that bearing in mind, despite the indisputable truth that. He faces Pedro Munhoz at UFC 276 in July.
Holland came into the UFC by potential of the Contender Series in 2018. His wonderful promotional debut came at UFC 277 towards Thiago Santos, a wrestle he misplaced by unanimous resolution. Holland adopted that up with three straight wins before a submission loss to Brendan Allen on the stop of 2019.
2020 used to be a banner yr for Holland, who did something entirely about a warring parties like performed. That yr he reeled of 5 wins for the duration of the Octagon, including a weird and wonderful KO of ‘Jacare’ Souza. 2021 wasn’t as kind to Holland. He misplaced to Derek Brunson and Marvin Vettori in fundamental events and used to be then used to be furious about an odd no contest with Kyle Daukaus.
In March Holland got help to winning ways with a TKO over Alex Oliveira at UFC 272.