Alexander Volkov, born Alexander Yevgenievich Volkov is a professional mixed martial artist from Russia who has been fighting in the Heavyweight division for the Ultimate Fighting Championship since 2009.
Alex was born October 24, 1988, in Moscow, Russia to Yevgeniy Volkov. He signed with the M-1 Global in 2008 and had the opportunity to make his professional MMA debut in April 2009 when he defeated Nikolay Pleshakov by TKO (punches) in just 80 seconds.
A month after this victory, he had another win when he fought against Adam Alikhanov and defeated him in just 20 seconds. A month later, he suffered his first professional defeat to Akhmed Sultanov.
Alexander’s style of fighting is a standup striker. With his enormous height of 2.01m, he utilises it when it comes to long reach and powerful kicks to deliver accurate strikes from a distance. He has also been known for his patience and technical pugilism as well as his punishing body kicks.
He has accomplished soo much in his career and has earned several titles including the Bellator Fighting Championships where he won the Bellator Heavyweight World Championship (One time) and the Bellator Season Ten Heavyweight Tournament Championship. He has also won the M-1 Global Heavyweight Championship once plus one successful title defence.
Alexander Volkov Weight: How Much Does Alexander Volkov Weigh?
Alexander Volkov weighs 263 lb, that is 119 kg; 18 st 11 lb.