“Prayers up for the people of Maui!” – Conor McGregor reacts to Max Holloway breaking down at press conference ahead of UFC Singapore

Conor McGregor sends words of support to Max Holloway, who is emotionally affected by the fires in Maui. Holloway will fight The Korean Zombie this weekend.

“Prayers up for the people of Maui!” – Conor McGregor reacts to Max Holloway breaking down at press conference ahead of UFC Singapore

Conor McGregor supports Max Holloway in relation to Hawaii's fires (Image Courtesy- Imago)

Former UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway returns to fight in Singapore against The Korean Zombie. Holloway is originally from Hawaii and remains heavily affected by the loss of life due to the wildfire situation in Maui. Holloway looked drained out and emotionally ruptured at the press conference. His former opponent and UFC superstar Conor McGregor tweeted words of support for Max Holloway and the people of Hawaii.

McGregor reacted to a video of Holloway breaking down while addressing the drastic situation in his hometown. He spoke about how the UFC loves Hawaii and how the state government failed the people of Maui. McGregor took to Twitter, where he said, “Respect, Max! Prayers up for the people of Maui!”. He has always respected Holloway and has always spoken highly of the “Blessed Express.”

Conor McGregor’s kind words for Max Holloway have left fans reminiscing about their iconic fight in 2013. The fight was the headstart for McGregor, who went on a four-fight winning streak and won the championship. On the other hand, Holloway learned the lesson from the loss and went on a thirteen-fight win streak. He also won the championship during that winning streak. The duo have huge respect for each other.

Undoubtedly, the fires in Maui are one of the main motivators for Holloway going into the fight. Holloway has always stood up for the people of Hawaii and is a legend of the sport. Fans will look forward to seeing Holloway back in the ring in full spirits.

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Max Holloway reveals that he will be representing Hawaii with special fight gear

Max Holloway wants to honor Hawaii
Max Holloway wants to honor the people of Hawaii (Image Courtesy- MMA News)

Holloway is clearly affected by the tragedies faced by his people. He greatly respected them and spoke about how the community stood up for the cause. Holloway revealed that his fighter gear and walkout song will all be dedicated to the people of Hawaii and the victims.

He took to Twitter to reveal how he will represent his home state. The UFC legend said that the destruction and loss of life had troubled him, and he wanted to honor them. Holloway dedicated his walkout song to the heroes of Hawaii who are saving lives and preserving their heritage. He mentioned that he would wear red trunks to stand in solidarity with the people of Lahania.

The fires significantly impacted Holloway, and he spoke out against the destruction. Holloway demonstrates his dedication to his home state in both his words and deeds. He represents his island with pride because he is a true Hawaiian. Additionally, he gave money to support relief efforts.

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