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Alexander Volkanovski set to delay UFC title defense

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski is leaning toward a title defense later in the year with his recovery from a hand injury delayed by the coronavirus pandemic. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Alexander Volkanovski: Beating Max Holloway Twice Will Give Me ‘Respect I Deserve’

All signs are pointing toward a featherweight championship rematch at UFC 251, and that’s exactly what Alexander Volkanovski wants. …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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MMA Injury Report: Joanna Jedrzejczyk's face, Alexander Volkanovski's hand and more

It’s no secret that MMA is a grueling sport. Injuries occur everywhere from the training room to the cage, and sometimes even beyond that.
Injuries can cause the best set plans …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 7:59 pm By
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Dan Hooker: Seeing Israel Adesanya, Alexander Volkanovski with UFC belts makes it very attainable for me

City Kickboxing’s recent success has inspired Dan Hooker.
Hooker (20-8 MMA, 10-4 UFC) was one of the first staples of the New Zealand MMA scene to make it to the UFC …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski says there is no one else to fight but Max Holloway at featherweight

Alexander Volkanovski plans on defending his featherweight title in the main event of UFC 251 at home in Australia. Volkanovski won the belt back at UFC 245 with a decision …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski reveals health battles from drastic dieting to move down from welterweight

Don’t let Alexander Volkanovski’s height of 5’6″ inches deceive you, the current featherweight champion has fought contenders in significantly heavier weight classes. However, the journey to drop the pounds previously …read more

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Video: Henry Cejudo says ‘overgrown midget’ Alexander Volkanovski getting it next

LAS VEGAS – “Triple C” Henry Cejudo is unrepentant about his title defense against Jose Aldo, and he plans to win a third UFC title next.
After taking out “the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Alexander Volkanovski says Henry Cejudo is ‘trying to stay relevant’ but will ‘regret’ calling him out if they fight

Alexander Volkanovski believes Henry Cejudo is just trying to stay relevant by calling him out. Cejudo, who is the current bantamweight champion, has said he wants to fight Volkanovski to …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski on Henry Cejudo: If that fight happens, he'll regret calling me out pretty quick

LAS VEGAS – Alexander Volkanovski doesn’t think things will go well for Henry Cejudo if they fight.
Former dual-champion and current UFC bantamweight titleholder Cejudo called out featherweight champ Volkanovski in …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski wants Max Holloway rematch at UFC 251, fires back at 'Korean Zombie'

LAS VEGAS – Featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski is zeroing in on a rematch with Max Holloway on home soil at UFC 251.
Volkanovski (21-1 MMA, 8-0 UFC) is a likely candidate …read more

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'Korean Zombie' saw fear in Alexander Volkanovski during Las Vegas hotel lobby run-in

LAS VEGAS – Chan Sung Jung is still pushing for the next UFC featherweight title shot, and he had the chance to tell champion Alexander Volkanovski to his face that …read more

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Former UFC Champion Max Holloway Weighs In On MMA Scoring System

Max Holloway has given his take on the scoring system in MMA. Holloway lost his UFC featherweight championship back in Dec. 2019. He dropped a unanimous decision to Alexander Volkanovski. …read more

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Posted on March 4, 2020, 5:46 pm By
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UFC 251 set for Australia, Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 2 expected to headline

UFC 251 will take place on June 6 in Perth, Australia, and Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 2 is expected to headline.
The UFC made the announcement on Monday night that …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski laughs off Henry Cejudo fight: “I’ll squash him.”

The UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski is amused by the possibility of fighting reigning bantamweight champion, Henry Cejudo. The Australian native is confident he would “squash” the American inside of …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 2 betting odds released

The sportsbooks have opened up the odds for the rematch between UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski and former champion Max Holloway.
Volkanovski and Holloway met back in December at UFC 245, …read more

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Volkanovski laughs off Cejudo: 'I'll squash him'

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski laughed off Henry Cejudo’s comments about a potential title showdown, telling the current bantamweight title holder to be careful what he wishes for. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Cejudo targets Aldo, Vokanovski as next fights

UFC bantamweight titleholder and former flyweight champ wants to cement his legacy by fighting Jose Aldo in May and then facing featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski after that. …read more

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Quadruple C? Henry Cejudo wants UFC 145-pound champ Alexander Volkanovski's gold

Flyweight champ, bantamweight champ, Olympic champ – and Henry Cejudo is digging for even more gold.
The former UFC dual-champ and current UFC bantamweight champion Cejudo has gone after a plethora …read more

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‘Gold digger’ Henry Cejudo says he is coming for featherweight belt, Alexander Volkanovski responds

Henry Cejudo is looking to become “Quadruple C” as he says he is coming after Alexander Volkanovski’s featherweight title.
Cejudo deemed himself “Triple C” after he beat Marlon Moraes for the …read more

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Derrick Lewis OK with Curtis Blaydes next; Zombie wants Alexander Volkanovski

There were some call-outs on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show, including the Korean Zombie angling for a title shot. …read more

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Dan Ige never wanted to face his friend Max Holloway, but Alexander Volkanovski is a different story

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Two years before Dan Ige landed his first fight in the UFC, he was already thinking about his longterm goals in the sport.
At that point …read more

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Pillow fists? UFC champ Alexander Volkanovski fires back at 'Korean Zombie'

Chan Sung Jung continues to jab at Alexander Volkanovski, and the UFC featherweight champion has fired back.
Jung, who’s last three wins have come by first-round knockout, has been campaigning for …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski responds to The Korean Zombie claiming he doesn’t finish fights

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski fired back at top contender “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung after his rival claimed the champ doesn’t finish fights.
The Korean Zombie criticized Volkanovski for …read more

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The Korean Zombie absolutely rips Alexander Volkanovski over his finishing abilities

Chan Sung Jung has ripped into featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski for his MMA fighting abilities – or lack thereof. ‘The Korean Zombie’ poked fun at the Australian fighter for failing …read more

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Dana White says Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 2 will be made ‘very soon’

It appears Alexander Volkanovski and Max Holloway will be running things back.
Holloway and Volkanovski fought in the co-main event of UFC 245 where it was the Hawaiian who was the …read more

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