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Alexander Volkanovski of Australia waits for the decision in his UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 266 event on September 25, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
"The Great"

Alexander Volkanovski

Featherweight Champion • 25-1-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 22
    Fight Win Streak
  • 12
    Wins by Knockout
  • 7
    First Round Finishes
Striking accuracy 57% 57%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
1372
Sig. Strikes Attempted
2406
Grappling accuracy 37% 37%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
16
Takedowns Attempted
63
6.79
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.53
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.71
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.22
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
60
%
Sig. Str. Defense
73
%
Takedown Defense
0.37
Knockdown Ratio
16:50
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
1027 (75%)
Clinch
130 (9%)
Ground
215 (16%)

Sig. Str. by target

63% 866 Head 10% 140 Body 27% 366 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
12 (50%)
DEC
9 (38%)
SUB
3 (13%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Volkanovski vs Holloway

    Round
    5
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous
  • Win

    Volkanovski vs Ortega

    Round
    5
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Shellharbour, Australia
Trains at
Freestyle Fighting Gym
Age
33
Height
66.00
Weight
167.00
Octagon Debut
Oct. 15, 2016
Reach
71.50
Leg reach
36.00
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 Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in his UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 266 event on September 25, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
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