Breaking: Max Holloway Out Of UFC 222 Main Event Against Frankie Edgar

He said he would show up, but that does not appear to be the case, as UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway has been pulled from his upcoming UFC 222 main event against Frankie Edgar.

This is now the second time the bout has fallen through.

ESPN reports the breaking news, citing and undisclosed Holloway injury with the sudden withdrawal from the highly anticipated UFC featherweight world title fight.

According to sources, the UFC is currently exploring a replacement main event.

UFC 222 is scheduled to go down next month, on March 3, from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Stay tuned as details become more clear.