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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 • 24-1-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 22
    Fight Win Streak
  • 12
    Wins by Knockout
  • 2
    Title Defenses
Striking accuracy 58% 58%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
1173
Sig. Strikes Attempted
2034
Grappling accuracy 37% 37%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
16
Takedowns Attempted
63
6.63
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.32
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.95
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.25
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
61
%
Sig. Str. Defense
70
%
Takedown Defense
0.42
Knockdown Ratio
16:06
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
852 (73%)
Clinch
106 (9%)
Ground
215 (18%)

Sig. Str. by target

61% 714 Head 10% 121 Body 29% 338 Leg

Win By Way

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

Upcoming Fights

Event Results

  • Win

    Volkanovski vs Ortega

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

    Volkanovski vs Holloway

    Round
    5
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Split

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Shellharbour, Australia
Trains at
Freestyle Fighting Gym
Age
33
Height
66.00
Weight
160.00
Octagon Debut
Oct. 15, 2016
Reach
71.50
Leg reach
36.00
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 Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory over Max Holloway during the UFC 251 event at Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on July 12, 2020 on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC )
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Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Max Holloway in their UFC featherweight championship bout during the UFC 245