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Report: Alexander Volkov vs. Marcin Tybura Set For UFC 267

It appears heavyweights Alexander Volkov and Marcin Tybura are on a collision course. MMAFighting.com is reporting that Volkov vs. Tybura is on tap for UFC 267. The event will be held on Oct. 30 in Abu Dhabi. It'll be headlined by a UFC Light Heavyweight Title bout between champion Jan...

Alexander Volkov Issues Statement Following UFC Vegas 30 Loss

Alexander Volkov has issued his first statement after losing to Cyril Gane in the UFC Vegas 30 main event. Alexander Volkov entered the UFC APEX on Saturday as a man who had just won back-to-back fights and hoped that a third win, particularly over the #3-ranked heavyweight Cyril Gane,...

Ciryl Gane Outstrikes Alexander Volkov At UFC Vegas 30

Ciryl Gane vs. Alexander Volkov ended the day with fireworks.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (June 26, 2021) at the UFC Vegas 30 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility. There was a feeling-out process in the first round where Gane most notably...

Alexander Volkov: It’s A Pity Fedor Never Fought In The UFC

Fellow Russian powerhouse Alexander Volkov would have liked to see his fellow countryman Fedor Emelianenko compete in the UFC. A bombshell dropped earlier today, as it was announced that "The Last Emperor" would take part in the first-ever Bellator MMA event in Russia. Further details emerged and Emelianenko will...

UFC Vegas 30: Gane vs. Volkov Weigh-In Results & Preview

The UFC Vegas 30 weigh-in results are complete, and every single fighter successfully made weight! UFC Vegas 30 Preview The main event will see heavyweights Ciryl Gane and Alexander Volkov do battle. Volkov is fresh off a new UFC contract, and he will have an opportunity to show his bosses along...

Alexander Volkov Inks A New Contract Ahead Of UFC Vegas 30 Fight

The #5-ranked Alexander Volkov fights this weekend at UFC Vegas 30 but already signed a new contract with the UFC. The Russian heavyweight will square off with France's Ciryl Gane this weekend. The two have jabbed back-and-forth and are both predicting a war. The fight will be featured as...

Ciryl Gane Responds To Volkov’s Request For Standup Fight, Predicts War

Ciryl Gane has heard Alexander Volkov’s challenge loud and clear, and it sounds like the Frenchman may just be ready to oblige. In the UFC Vegas 30 main event, heavyweights Ciryl Gane and Alexander Volkov will put one another to the test and determine which of the two will draw...

Alexander Volkov Wants Ciryl Gane To Make Fight Takedown-Free

UFC heavyweight Alexander Volkov has encouraged Ciryl Gane to keep their UFC Vegas 30 main event on the feet. Volkov will meet the third-ranked Frenchman this weekend in what will be his fifth UFC headliner in just 10 walks to the Octagon. He'll be hoping his decision loss to Curtis...

UFC Vegas 30 – Co-Main & Main Event Closer Look

Fights will light up the UFC APEX Facility once again at the UFC Vegas 30 card this weekend. The top of the card features the heavy hitters, and the co-main event is an interesting one. In particular, Ovince Saint Preux will look to assert himself in the heavyweight division...

Ciryl Gane vs. Alexander Volkov Verbally Agreed For June 26 Headliner

Two top-5 heavyweights will meet when Ciryl Gane faces Alexander Volkov as the headliner of the June 26 UFC card. According to an ESPN report, Ciryl Gane and Alexander Volkov have verbally agreed to fight one another on June 26 in what will be the second fight of the year...

Is There Anyone In The Way Of Jon Jones At Heavyweight?

At UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor, the Irish turned the MMA world upsidedown when Conor McGregor made history in becoming the first simultaneous two-weight division world champion. McGregor ascended into superstardom and activated the demand for multiple belts. Meanwhile, superstar Jon Jones continued a downward trend toward the possibility...

Alexander Volkov Reveals He Was Starstruck Fighting Alistair Overeem

Alexander Volkov picked up one of the biggest wins of his career last weekend as he scored a second-round TKO win over Alistair Overeem. It was a dominant performance from start to finish for the Russian who is now a top-five heavyweight contender. However, after the fight, Volkov took to...

Alexander Volkov: I’m Coming For the Heavyweight Belt

Alexander Volkov is not content with his TKO victory over Alistair Overeem at UFC Vegas 18 and has big plans for the future. In the main event of UFC Vegas 18, Alexander Volkov picked up his second consecutive victory when he TKOed Alistair Overeem in the second round. This would...

UFC Vegas 18 Highlights: Alexander Volkov Smashes Alistair Overeem

Alistair Overeem vs. Alexander Volkov was a slugfest.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (February 6, 2021) at the UFC Vegas 18 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility. Volkov had a very strong first round as he not only bloodied up Overeem, but...

UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov Weigh-In Results: All Make Weight

The weigh-in results are in for UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov (UFC Vegas 18), and all fighters hit their mark ahead of tomorrow's event. The official weigh-ins have wrapped up for UFC Vegas 18, and every fight remained intact, including the main event between Alistair Overeem and Alexander Volkov....