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UFC 231 in Tweets: Pros react to Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega, Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Max Holloway defeated Brian Ortega at UFC 231.
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The best is still “Blessed.”

In a thrilling affair, Max Holloway defended his UFC featherweight title with a fourth-round TKO stoppage over Brian Ortega, winning his long-awaited return to the Octagon in thunderous fashion on Saturday night in the main event of UFC 231. Holloway’s brilliance capped off a night at Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena that also saw Valentina Shevchenko dominate Joanna Jedrzejczyk to claim the vacant women’s flyweight title.

Check out reaction to UFC 231’s two championship fights below, plus the best of the rest from a wild night north of the border.


MAX HOLLOWAY DEF. BRIAN ORTEGA


VALENTINA SHEVCHENKO DEF. JOANNA JEDRZEJCZYK


GUNNAR NELSON DEF. ALEX OLIVEIRA


HAKEEM DAWODU DEF. KYLE BOCHNIAK


THIAGO SANTOS DEF. JIMI MANUWA


Poll

Whose UFC 231 performance stood out the most to you?

This poll is closed

  • 81%
    Max Holloway def. Brian Ortega
    (2637 votes)
  • 3%
    Valentina Shevchenko def. Joanna Jedrzejczyk
    (116 votes)
  • 4%
    Gunnar Nelson def. Alex Oliveira
    (140 votes)
  • 0%
    Hakeem Dawodu def. Kyle Bochniak
    (6 votes)
  • 10%
    Thiago Santos def. Jimi Manuwa
    (333 votes)
3232 votes total Vote Now

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