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Tribute: Volkanovski vs Ortega—The Ultimate Featherweight Title Fight

UFC 266 may be the fight where MMA pundits can look back and say, “Now that was the performance where Alexander Volkanovski proved that his championship mettle should have never been questioned.” By night’s end, the Australian showed that he is more than “championship-worthy” and is indeed The Ultimate...

Volkanovski Willing To Fight At Lightweight As He Awaits Max/Yair Winner

Alex Volkanovski is prepared to step up to lightweight in a bid to stay active. In what may go down as the best fight of the year, Volkanovski defended his featherweight title for a second time at UFC 266 on Saturday against Brian Ortega. The thrilling back-and-forth encounter saw the...

Volkanovski Responds To Conor McGregor’s Tweet After UFC 266 Win

Alex Volkanovski has responded to a tweet Conor McGregor sent out following his UFC 266 victory. Volkanovski put the UFC Featherweight Championship on the line against Brian Ortega. The bout provided five rounds of action with some thrilling moments, including a near-submission victory from Ortega that Volkanovski somehow escaped. In...

Brian Ortega Reacts To Alex Volkanovski’s Claim That He’s Fake

Brian Ortega has something to say about Alex Volkanovski calling him "fake."

Volkanovski Considering Trolling “Easily Triggered” Ortega As Strategy

Alexander Volkanovski is exiting The Ultimate Fighter house with a new and unfavorable image of his opposing coach and upcoming opponent Brian Ortega. When you spend several weeks in close proximity with the same people, one can’t help but learn more about their tendencies and characteristics. In the case of...

Alex Volkanovski Doesn’t Get His Wish Ahead UFC 260 Brian Ortega Fight

There’s some bad news for Alex Volkanovski ahead of his UFC 260 title defense against Brian Ortega: He is the betting favorite. Alex Volkanovski may be the undisputed UFC featherweight champion, but he still feeds off being the underdog. When he faced Jose Aldo at UFC 237, he was an...

UFC Featherweight Champion Alex Volkanovski Talks Potential Bouts With Zabit & ‘Korean Zombie’

UFC featherweight champion Alex Volkanovski believes fight fans will be clamoring to see him fight either Zabit Magomedsharipov or Chan Sung Jung. Volkanovski's next title challenger isn't clear. UFC president Dana White has mulled over possibly booking a third matchup between Volkanovski and Max Holloway. "The Great" doesn't like that...

Ali Abdelaziz Doing All He Can To Make Alex Volkanovski vs. Henry Cejudo Happen

Well-known MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz says he'll do his best to make Alex Volkanovski vs. Henry Cejudo a reality. Abdelaziz manages Cejudo and while "Triple C" claims to be retired, he's been calling for a UFC featherweight title bout against Volkanovski. Whenever asked about the possibility, UFC president Dana White...

Alex Volkanovski Thinks Henry Cejudo Bout Would Be ‘Waste Of Time’

UFC featherweight champion Alex Volkanovski doesn't see the value in taking a bout with Henry Cejudo. It's no secret that Cejudo has been trying to goad Volkanovski into a bout despite claiming he is retired from MMA competition. "Triple C" has said he could be lured out of retirement if...

Alex Volkanovski Doesn’t Understand Push For Third Max Holloway Bout

Alex Volkanovski is lost on why there is a constant push for him to fight Max Holloway a third time. Volkanovski is 2-0 over Holloway. "The Great" defeated "Blessed" via unanimous decision to capture the UFC featherweight gold back in Dec. 2019. Most agree that it was the right decision....

Dana White Still Not Ruling Out Alex Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 3, Hasn’t Made A Decision

UFC president Dana White doesn't believe booking Alex Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 3 is out of the realm of possibility. Volkanovski is 2-0 against Holloway but the rematch didn't end without controversy. On July 11 at UFC 251, Volkanovski defeated Holloway a second time via split decision but most media...

Alex Volkanovski Doesn’t Think Third Bout With Max Holloway Makes Sense Right Now

UFC featherweight champion Alex Volkanovski feels a trilogy bout with Max Holloway at this point would be "silly." Volkanovski and Holloway fought a second time on July 11 at UFC 251. The 145-pound title bout served as the co-main event of UFC 251. Volkanovski won the fight via split decision....

Dana White: ‘It’s Probably Not Tough’ To Book Alex Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 3

UFC president Dana White doesn't seem to be opposed to booking a third bout between Alex Volkanovski and Max Holloway. On July 11, Volkanovski put his featherweight gold on the line against Holloway. This was the second bout between "The Great" and "Blessed." In their first bout back in Dec....

Calvin Kattar To Alex Volkanovski: ‘You’re Not Going To Find One More Ready Than Myself’

Calvin Kattar believes his next UFC fight should be for the featherweight title. In the main event of UFC Fight Island 1, Kattar beat Dan Ige by decision, in a fight many pundits, including two judges saw him winning four rounds. "The Boston Finisher" looked impressive and proved he could...

Brian Ortega Slams Korean Zombie For Calling Out Alex Volkanovski

Brian Ortega wants to fight Korean Zombie and he is not happy that Chan Sung Jung has called out the champion, Alex Volkanovski. After Volkanovski edged out a split decision win over Max Holloway at UFC 251, Zombie called out the champ saying it is shameful that he holds the...