Alexander Volkanovski, Max Holloway set for third title clash at UFC 272

Alexander Volkanovski and Max Holloway will run it back once again at UFC 272 in March.

In Spite Of Volkanovski (23-1 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 10-0 UFC) currently holding 2 wins over Holloway (23-6 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 19-6 UFC), the set will battle in a trilogy bout with the featherweight champion on the line.

UFC president Dana White revealed the news to relay partner ESPN on Wednesday.

UFC 272 occurs March 5 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The primary card airs on pay-per-view following prelims anticipated on ESPN and ESPN+.

More on this in a minute.

The current UFC 272 lineup consists of:

  • Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway – for featherweight title

  • Aljamain Sterling vs. Petr Yan – for bantamweight title

  • Edson Barboza vs. Bryce Mitchell

  • Jessica Eye vs. Manon Fiorot

  • Mariya Agapova vs. Maryna Moroz

  • Dustin Jacoby vs. Michal Oleksiejczuk

  • Tim Elliott vs. Tagir Ulanbekov

  • Marina Rodriguez vs. Yan Xiaonan

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.