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Alex Volkanovski: I’m A Tougher Fight for Holloway than Edgar

With Max Holloway’s next title defense etched for for UFC 240 next month, all that’s left for Alex Volkanovski to do is to wait until it is his chance at the strap. Being the #1 contender, that should not be a long wait. With that in mind, Alex Volkanovski...

Alexander Volkanovski Issues Warning to Henry Cejudo

It didn’t take Henry Cejudo long to consider adding a third division title to his UFC résumé, recently stating that should Frankie Edgar defeat Max Holloway at UFC 240 that moving up to 145 to challenge for the title would be a real possibility. Current #1 contender Alexander Volkanovski...

Alexander Volkanovski Reacts to Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Title Fight

With a win over former champion Jose Aldo at UFC 237, Alexander Volkanovski separated himself as the No. 1 contender to fight for the featherweight championship. There’s only one problem — reigning featherweight king Max Holloway is now scheduled to face Frankie Edgar at UFC 240 in July in a fight that was booked...

Alexander Volkanovski Hospitalized In Chile With Blood Infection

Alexander Volkanovski has had a whirlwind 72 hours. The featherweight beat Jose Aldo in his Brazil by unanimous decision, seemingly becoming the number one contender. However, that is not the case as it was reported that Frankie Edgar is getting the title shot against Max Holloway at UFC 240....

Israel Adesanya Questions Frankie Edgar Getting Title Shot Over Alexander Volkanovski

Israel Adesanya is questioning the reasoning by the decision that the UFC made when it comes to the next challenger for Max Holloway’s UFC featherweight title. On Monday evening, the Las Vegas promotion confirmed that Holloway will make his next title defense against Frankie Edgar at the UFC 240...

Renato Moicano Ready to Fill in for Jose Aldo at UFC 237

Renato Moicano is waiting in the wings to bounce back following his loss to Jose Aldo in February and he is prepared to do so against a man who is already booked against, coincidentally, Jose Aldo. That is because Renato Moicano has heard that Jose Aldo will not be...

Alex Volkanovski Vows to Usher in New Featherweight Era

Alex Volkanovski is ready for the fight of his life and is planning to usher in a new era for the UFC’s featherweight division when he takes on José Aldo at UFC 237: “Jose is a legend of our sport and a future UFC Hall of Famer,” Volkanovski penned in...

Zabit Magomedsharipov Wants Jose Aldo Next After He Faces Alexander Volkanovski

Highly touted Russian featherweight Zabit Magomedsharipov picked up the biggest win of his career this past weekend when he earned a unanimous decision win over Jeremy Stephens at UFC 235. The victory rocketed Magomedsharipov up the rankings where he is now No. 6 in the division and he hopes that...

Jose Aldo Meets Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 237 in Brazil

UFC 237 has added a huge featherweight collision as Jose Aldo makes a quick turnaround to take on surging featherweight Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro on May 11th.  Sources have confirmed the bout, which was initially reported by Farah Hannoun. Jose Aldo last competed in the...

Zabit Magomedsharipov Eying Two Top Featherweight Contenders Next

Zabit Magomedsharipov continues his rise in the UFC's featherweight division. He picked up a unanimous decision win over Jeremy Stephens at UFC 235 over the weekend (Sat. March 2, 2019). Now, after his victory, Zabit has his eyes on two of the division's top contenders for his next fight....

Chad Mendes: The UFC Demanded Alexander Volkanovski Fight

Chad Mendes will be making his second trip to the Octagon in 2018 this Saturday at UFC 232 when he takes on Alexander Volkanovski in a fight that will carry a great deal of significance for the featherweight rankings. But just because Mendes is a willing participant in this...

Chad Mendes Responds to Alexander Volkanovski’s Callout

Chad Mendes is well aware of Alexander Volkanovski's callout. Mendes and Volkanovski were featured on the UFC Boise card. Mendes earned a first-round TKO victory over Myles Jury, while Volkanovski turned in a dominant performance against Darren Elkins. After Volkanovski's win, he called out Mendes. When asked about the callout, Mendes...

UFC Boise Video Highlights: Volkanovski Thwarts Elkins

Alexander Volkanovski did not allow Darren Elkins to have another miraculous comeback at UFC Boise. Earlier tonight (July 14), Volkanovski took on Elkins. This bout was featured on the FOX Sports 1 preliminary portion of UFC Boise. Many felt the bout deserved a spot on the main card due to...

Alex Volkanovski Issues a Threat to UFC Featherweight ‘Bullies’

UFC featherweight Alex Volkanovski got the job done on Saturday night in Sydney and now has his eyes set on bigger names in the 145-pound division The Australian dispatched short-notice replacement Shane Young on his way to a unanimous decision but is not getting carried away just yet: “A win’s a...

UFC Sydney: Alexander Volkanovski Gets New Opponent

It may turn out to be a case of third time lucky for Alexander Volkanovski in terms of opponents he has been scheduled to fight at this weekend’s UFC Sydney The Australian saw both Jeremy Kennedy and Humberto Bandenay pull out against him at UFC Fight Night 121. Luckily for Volkanovski,...