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"Drago"
Alexander Volkov
#8 Heavyweight Division • 31-8-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 20
    Wins by Knockout
  • 3
    Wins by Submission
  • 7
    Wins by Decision
KANSAS CITY, MO - APRIL 15:  (R-L) Alexander Volkov of Russia punches Roy Nelson in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Sprint Center on April 15, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty I
Striking accuracy 60% 60%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
557
Sig. Strikes Attempted
932
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - NOVEMBER 19: (L-R) Alexander Volkov of Russia punches Timothy Johnson in their heavyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night at the SSE Arena on November 19, 2016 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
Grappling accuracy 75% 75%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
5
Takedowns Attempted
8
6.19
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.30
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.00
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.00
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
58
%
Sig. Str. Defense
76
%
Takedown Defense
0.33
Knockdown Ratio
15:00
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
456 (82%)
Clinch
57 (10%)
Ground
44 (8%)

Sig. Str. by target

64% 355 Head 21% 119 Body 15% 83 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
20 (67%)
DEC
7 (23%)
SUB
3 (10%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Werdum vs Volkov

    Round
    4
    Time
    01:37
    Method
    KO/TKO
  • Win

    Volkov vs Struve

    Round
    3
    Time
    3:30
    Method
    ko/tko
  • Win

    Volkov vs Nelson

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Moscow, Russia
Trains at
Global Fight Gym
Fighting style
Heavyweight
Age
31
Height
79.00
Weight
250.00
Octagon Debut
Nov. 19, 2016
Reach
80.00
Leg reach
47.50
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LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 17:  (R-L) Alexander Volkov of Russia reacts after defeating Fabricio Werdum of Brazil in their heavyweight bout inside The O2 Arena on March 17, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Image
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ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - SEPTEMBER 02:  Alexander Volkov of Russia celebrates after defeating Stefan Struve of The Netherlands by TKO in their heavyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at the Rotterdam Ahoy on September 2, 2017 in Rotterdam, Nethe