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Serghei Spivac Outworks Aleksei Oleinik At UFC Vegas 29

Aleksei Oleinik vs. Serghei Spivac was a solid fight, but perhaps not the fight everyone thought it was going to be.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (June 19, 2021) at the UFC Vegas 29 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility. Oleinik looked...

UFC Vegas 29: Zombie vs Ige Weigh-In Results & Preview

The weigh-in results for UFC Fight Night: Zombie vs. Ige (UFC Vegas 29) are complete, and we are all set! Every fighter on the card made weight without issue. UFC Vegas 29 Preview In the main event, Chan Sung Jung, aka The Korean Zombie, will make his return after suffering a...

Aleksei Oleinik Returns To Fight Sergey Spivak on June 19th

In a possible vet lesson or passing of the torch, Aleksei Oleinik will fight a young, hungry Sergey Spivak. A fight that is important for the heavyweight rankings, "The Boa Constrictor" Aleksei Oleinik is clinging onto the #15 spot. On the other side, Sergey Spivav isn't ranked but a win...

Aleksei Oleinik Speaks On UFC Vegas 6 Loss

Aleksei Oleinik has issued a brief statement on his TKO defeat to Derrick Lewis. Oleinik and Lewis shared the Octagon in the main event of UFC Vegas 6. The heavyweight tilt took place inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. While Oleinik tried to submit Lewis in the opening...

UFC on ESPN+ 32 Highlights: Derrick Lewis Floors Aleksei Oleinik

Derrick Lewis vs. Aleksei Oleinik was a slugfest in the main event of the UFC’s latest event.  The two fighters met in a heavyweight bout on Saturday night (August 8, 2020) at the UFC on ESPN+ 32 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. The first round saw them...

UFC Vegas 6’s Aleksei Oleinik Unsure When He’ll Retire

Aleksei Oleinik isn't sure when he'll retire after his heavyweight clash with Derrick Lewis. Oleinik is set to take on Lewis on Aug. 8. The bout will serve as the main event of UFC Vegas 6 inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. It's a pivotal bout for Oleinik,...

Lewis vs. Oleinik, Weidman vs. Akhmedov Set For UFC Event On Aug. 8

A UFC event set for Aug. 8 has its main event and a middleweight scrap. ESPN reports that Derrick Lewis and Aleksei Oleinik have agreed to a heavyweight tilt on Aug. 8. The bout is expected to serve as the headliner for a UFC card on Aug. 8. While plans...

UFC 246 Highlights: Aleksei Oleinik Submits Maurice Greene

Aleksei Oleinik tapped out Maurice Green at the UFC 246 event.  The two fighters met in a heavyweight bout at the UFC 246 pay-per-view event from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday night (January 18, 2020). Oleinik controlled the pace of this fight by scoring takedowns and...

UFC San Antonio Highlights: Walt Harris Destroys Aleksei Oleinik in 12 Seconds

Walt Harris destroys Aleksei Oleinik in a statement performance inside of the Octagon.  The two fighters met in a heavyweight bout at the UFC San Antonio event from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas on ESPN. In the opening minutes of the first round, Harris hit a knee strike...

Aleksei Oleinik Speaks On UFC St. Petersburg Loss

Aleksei Oleinik has spoken out on his defeat at the hands of Alistair Overeem. Oleinik did battle with Overeem in the main event of UFC St. Petersburg this past Saturday (April 20). The action was held inside the Yubileyny Sports Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Oleinik had success early on...

UFC St. Petersburg Results: Overeem Smashes Oleinik

Earlier today (Sat. April 20, 2019) UFC St. Petersburg went down from the Yubileyny Sports Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia. In the main event of the night, Alistair Overeem and Aleksei Oleinik met in a heavyweight contest. Overeem and Oleinik are two of the most experienced heavyweights in mixed martial...

Aleksei Oleinik Admits He Couldn’t Submit Alistair Overeem When They Trained Together

Former training partners Aleksei Oleinik and Alistair Overeem will headline UFC Saint Petersburg this weekend (Sat. April 20, 2019). The show goes down from the Yubileyny Sports Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Speaking to MMA Junkie, Oleinik opened up about his past training sessions with Overeem. Oleinik said he hasn't...

Alistair Overeem Doesn’t Think Aleksei Oleinik Fight Gets Out Of Second Round

Two of the most experienced heavyweights in mixed martial arts (MMA) history will meet this weekend (Sat. April 20, 2019). Alistair Overeem and Aleksei Oleinik will headline UFC Saint Petersburg from the Yubileyny Sports Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Speaking to MMA Junkie on the match-up recently, Overeem said he...

Volkov Out, Oleinik In Against Overeem At UFC On ESPN+ 7

Alistair Overeem has received a new opponent for UFC on ESPN+ 7. Overeem was scheduled to meet sixth-ranked UFC heavyweight Alexander Volkov on April 20 in Saint Petersburg, Russia. ESPN's Ariel Helwani reports that Aleksei Oleinik will be taking Volkov's place. Helwani notes that Volkov withdrew from the bout for...

Aleksei Oleinik Returns At UFC Ottawa

A heavyweight match-up now joins the UFC Ottawa card set to go down on May 4th. MMA Fighting and ESPN have confirmed that Aleksei Oleinik and Walt Harris will lock horns inside the Canadian Tire Centre. Oleinik is one of the UFC's most experienced fighters on the roster with 69 career...