Alexander Volkov

Alexander Volkov

Alexander Volkov

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Alexander Volkov
“Drago”

#6 UFC Heavyweight Contender
Former Bellator Heavyweight Champion

Birthdate:October 24, 1988
Birthplace:Moscow, Russia
Height:6 ft 7 in
Weight Class:Heavyweight
Weight:265 lb
Reach:80 in

STATS & RECORDS

WINS(32)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
21 3 8 0

LOSSES(8)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
2 2 4 0
Status Active
Hometown Moscow, Russia
Team/Gym Global Fight Gym
Age 32
Octagon Debut Nov. 19, 2016
Arm Reach 80 in
Leg Reach 47.5 in
Last Fight Oct 24, 2020
Next Fight Feb 06, 2021

Fights

WIN
Alexander Volkov
UFC 254
Oct 24, 2020
TKO (body kick and punches)
R2 – 1:15
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
UFC on ESPN: Blaydes vs. Volkov
Jun 20, 2020
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Greg Hardy
UFC Fight Night: Magomedsharipov vs. Kattar
Nov 9, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Alexander Volkov #5
UFC 229
Oct 6, 2018
KO (punches)
R3 – 4:49
WIN
Alexander Volkov #8
UFC Fight Night: Werdum vs. Volkov
Mar 17, 2018
KO (punches)
R4 – 1:38
WIN
Alexander Volkov #8
UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Struve
Sep 2, 2017
TKO (punches)
R3 – 3:30
WIN
Alexander Volkov #11
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Reis
Apr 15, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
UFC Fight Night: Mousasi vs. Hall 2
Nov 19, 2016
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
M-1 Challenge 68
Jun 16, 2016
KO (punches)
R1 – 2:38
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Denis Smoldarev
M-1 Challenge 64
Feb 19, 2016
Submission (triangle choke)
R3 – 0:41
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Cheick Kongo
Bellator 139
Jun 26, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Tony Johnson
Bellator 136
Apr 10, 2015
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Alexei Kudin
Union MMA Pro
Feb 21, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Roy Boughton
Tech-Krep FC: Battle of Heroes
Dec 12, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:40
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Bellator 120
May 17, 2014
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 1:08
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Mighty Mo
Bellator 116
Apr 11, 2014
KO (head kick)
R1 – 2:44
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Mark Holata
Bellator 111
Mar 7, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:21
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Bellator 108
Nov 15, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:57
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Richard Hale
Bellator 84
Dec 14, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Vinicius Queiroz
Bellator 80
Nov 9, 2012
TKO (punches)
R2 – 4:59
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Brett Rogers
Bellator 75
Oct 5, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Stefan Stankovic
FEFoMP: Mayor Cup 2012
May 26, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:27
WIN
Alexander Volkov
BF: Baltic Challenge 3
Feb 23, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Arsen Abdulkerimov
M-1 Global: Fedor vs. Monson
Nov 20, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:26
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Bahodir Ibrogimov
MMA Corona Cup 1
Oct 7, 2011
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:22
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Nedyalko Karadzhov
League-70: Russia vs. Brazil
Aug 5, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:41
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Denis Goltsov
M-1 Challenge 25: Zavurov vs. Enomoto
Apr 28, 2011
TKO (punches)
R2 – 3:05
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Ruslan Chapko
Mix Fight Tournament
Jan 15, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Pat Bennett
M-1 Challenge 22: Narkun vs. Vasilevsky
Dec 10, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R4 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Evgeni Babich
LM: Tournament 3
Sep 18, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:10
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Eldar Yagudin
Ratnoe Pole
Aug 7, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:34
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Maxim Grishin
M-1 Selection 2010: Eastern Europe Finals
Jul 22, 2010
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:39
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Alexander Romaschenko
M-1 Selection 2010: Eastern Europe Round 3
May 28, 2010
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:59
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Vitalii Yalovenko
M-1 Selection 2010: Eastern Europe Round 2
Apr 10, 2010
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R2 – 1:05
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Ibragim Magomedov
M-1 Challenge 20: 2009 Finals
Dec 3, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Smbat Zakaryan
ProFC: Union Nation Cup 3
Oct 30, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:20
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Abdulhalik Magomedov
M-1 Challenge: 2009 Selections 8
Oct 4, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:43
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Akhmed Sultanov
M-1 Challenge: 2009 Selections 4
Jun 24, 2009
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 2:50
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Adam Alikhanov
M-1 Challenge: 2009 Selections 3
May 28, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:20
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Nikolay Pleshakov
M-1 Challenge: 2009 Selections 2
Apr 19, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:20
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