Volkan Oezdemir

Volkan Oezdemir

Volkan Oezdemir

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Volkan Oezdemir
“Cousin”

#7 UFC Light Heavyweight Contender

Birthdate:September 19, 1989
Birthplace:Fribourg, Switzerland
Height:6 ft 1 in
Weight Class:Light Heavyweight
Weight:205 lb
Reach:75 in

STATS & RECORDS

WINS(17)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
12 1 4 0

LOSSES(5)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
2 2 1 0
Status Active
Hometown Fribourg, Switzerland
Team/Gym Sanford Mma
Age 31
Octagon Debut Feb. 05, 2017
Arm Reach 75 in
Leg Reach 40.5 in
Last Fight Jul 12, 2020
Next Fight NA

Fights

LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC 251
Jul 12, 2020
KO (punch)
R2 – 0:49
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Korean Zombie
Dec 21, 2019
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Shevchenko vs. Carmouche 2
Aug 10, 2019
KO (punches)
R2 – 4:31
LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Till vs. Masvidal
Mar 16, 2019
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Volkan vs. Smith
Oct 27, 2018
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 4:26
LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC 220
Jan 20, 2018
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC 214
Jul 29, 2017
KO (punches)
R1 – 0:42
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira
May 28, 2017
KO (punch)
R1 – 0:28
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie
Feb 4, 2017
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Alihan Vahaev
WFCA 17: Grand Prix Akhmat
Apr 9, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Paco Estevez
SHC 10: Carvalho vs. Belo
Sep 20, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
Kelly Anundson
Bellator 115
Apr 4, 2014
Submission (neck crank)
R2 – 3:19
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Josh Lanier
Bellator 105
Oct 25, 2013
TKO (punches and elbows)
R1 – 3:13
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Benyaich Mohamed
WKN Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings
Mar 9, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:15
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Angelier Benjamin
WKN Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings
Mar 9, 2013
KO (punches)
R1 – 0:45
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
David Round
WKN Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings
Mar 9, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Mohamed Amidi
SHC 6: Belo vs. Rodriguez
Oct 6, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:59
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Bruno Farias Grancheux
Lions Fighting Championship 4
Sep 15, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:54
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Ronilson Santos
Lions Fighting Championship 3
May 12, 2012
TKO (retirement)
R1 – 2:12
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Mamadou Cisse
100% Fight 10: Supreme League Block C
Apr 7, 2012
Submission (kimura)
R1 – 3:43
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Boubacar Baldé
Lions Fighting Championship
Oct 15, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Martin Vath
Shooto: Switzerland 7
Sep 4, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:56
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