We have a Super Fight on our hands as UFC heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic puts his title on the line against light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier in the UFC 226 main event this weekend. Also, featherweight champion Max Holloway will defend his title against rising star Brian Ortega in the co-headliner. In episode 1 of UFC 226 Embedded we get a look behind-the-scenes as Holloway adjusts to the heat of Las Vegas, while Cormier adjusts to working out at his new size. Stipe risks life and limb to assemble his soon-to-be-born daughter’s playpen, while Ortega juggles training, surfing, music and karma. Holloway also puts in time at the UFC Performance Institute, and Cormier spends time on the soccer field.
Brian Ortega will have to wait for a shot against Max Holloway’s featherweight championship. After it was announced Max was off the card for medical reasons fans were waiting patiently for a response from Brian. It was short but sweet via Twitter: It is what it is. We’ll run this shit later. Keen eyed fans … Read more