Calvin Kattar says his UFC on ABC primary tournament fit with Max Holloway is greater than only a battle … a win represents a greater lifestyles — extra money, extra alternatives.
TMZ Sports activities talked to the 32-year-old fighter ahead of his Battle Island battle this weekend with the previous featherweight champ … and Kattar says most effective the whole lot is at the line.
“I ain’t were given s*** to mention to Max! I am simply going out taking a look to earn my admire and simply get me a name shot, ya know? Alternate my lifestyles.”
“I am chasing the lifestyles at the different aspect of a win over Max Holloway. Issues get well off wins, you get double the cash, you get extra alternatives and prefer I mentioned, I am simply chasing the lifestyles off a win over Max Holloway.”
Kattar — the #6 ranked featherweight — is 22-4 … and coming off wins over Jeremy Stephens and Dan Ige.
Calvin’s been tremendous spectacular … however issues do not get any more uncomplicated on Battle Island … ‘reason Holloway is arguably the best 145 lb.’er of all-time.
As for blessed, he is taking a look to claw his as far back as the highest of the UFC mountain after 2 arguable losses to Alex Volkanovski … and that’s the reason precisely what he tells us he will do.
“Belt or no belt, I am gonna at all times elevate myself as a champion. The belt does not outline me. I were given five titles at house. The sixth, seventh, eighth, ninth, 10th, the entire method to 13, 20, no matter you wanna name it, I am gonna get it. It is simply in due time,” Max tells us.
“I simply gotta stay doing my activity, and doing my section, and the whole lot else will fall in position.”