Alexander Volkov

"Drago"
31 8
Wins Losses
Birth date October 24, 1988 (age 31)
Birth place Moscow, Russia
Height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Weight 247 lb (112 kg)
Reach 80 in (2.03 m)
#6 UFC Heavyweight Contender
Former Bellator Heavyweight Champion

UFC Rankings

Fights

LOSS
Alexander Volkov
UFC on ESPN: Blaydes vs. Volkov
Jun 20, 2020
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Greg Hardy
UFC Fight Night: Magomedsharipov vs. Kattar
Nov 9, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Alexander Volkov #5
UFC 229
Oct 6, 2018
KO (punches)
R3 – 4:49
WIN
Alexander Volkov #8
UFC Fight Night: Werdum vs. Volkov
Mar 17, 2018
KO (punches)
R4 – 1:38
WIN
Alexander Volkov #8
UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Struve
Sep 2, 2017
TKO (punches)
R3 – 3:30
WIN
Alexander Volkov #11
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Reis
Apr 15, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
UFC Fight Night: Mousasi vs. Hall 2
Nov 19, 2016
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
M-1 Challenge 68
Jun 16, 2016
KO (punches)
R1 – 2:38
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Denis Smoldarev
M-1 Challenge 64
Feb 19, 2016
Submission (triangle choke)
R3 – 0:41
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Cheick Kongo
Bellator 139
Jun 26, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Tony Johnson
Bellator 136
Apr 10, 2015
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Alexei Kudin
Union MMA Pro
Feb 21, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Roy Boughton
Tech-Krep FC: Battle of Heroes
Dec 12, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:40
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Bellator 120
May 17, 2014
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 1:08
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Mighty Mo
Bellator 116
Apr 11, 2014
KO (head kick)
R1 – 2:44
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Mark Holata
Bellator 111
Mar 7, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:21
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Bellator 108
Nov 15, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:57
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Richard Hale
Bellator 84
Dec 14, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Vinicius Queiroz
Bellator 80
Nov 9, 2012
TKO (punches)
R2 – 4:59
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Brett Rogers
Bellator 75
Oct 5, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Stefan Stankovic
FEFoMP: Mayor Cup 2012
May 26, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:27
WIN
Alexander Volkov
BF: Baltic Challenge 3
Feb 23, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Arsen Abdulkerimov
M-1 Global: Fedor vs. Monson
Nov 20, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:26
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Bahodir Ibrogimov
MMA Corona Cup 1
Oct 7, 2011
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:22
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Nedyalko Karadzhov
League-70: Russia vs. Brazil
Aug 5, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:41
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Denis Goltsov
M-1 Challenge 25: Zavurov vs. Enomoto
Apr 28, 2011
TKO (punches)
R2 – 3:05
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Ruslan Chapko
Mix Fight Tournament
Jan 15, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Pat Bennett
M-1 Challenge 22: Narkun vs. Vasilevsky
Dec 10, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R4 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Evgeni Babich
LM: Tournament 3
Sep 18, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:10
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Eldar Yagudin
Ratnoe Pole
Aug 7, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:34
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Maxim Grishin
M-1 Selection 2010: Eastern Europe Finals
Jul 22, 2010
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:39
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Alexander Romaschenko
M-1 Selection 2010: Eastern Europe Round 3
May 28, 2010
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:59
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Vitalii Yalovenko
M-1 Selection 2010: Eastern Europe Round 2
Apr 10, 2010
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R2 – 1:05
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Ibragim Magomedov
M-1 Challenge 20: 2009 Finals
Dec 3, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Smbat Zakaryan
ProFC: Union Nation Cup 3
Oct 30, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:20
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Abdulhalik Magomedov
M-1 Challenge: 2009 Selections 8
Oct 4, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:43
LOSS
Alexander Volkov
Akhmed Sultanov
M-1 Challenge: 2009 Selections 4
Jun 24, 2009
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 2:50
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Adam Alikhanov
M-1 Challenge: 2009 Selections 3
May 28, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:20
WIN
Alexander Volkov
Nikolay Pleshakov
M-1 Challenge: 2009 Selections 2
Apr 19, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:20