Volkan Oezdemir

"Cousin"
17 5
Wins Losses
Birth date September 19, 1989 (age 31)
Birth place Fribourg, Switzerland
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Reach 75 in (1.91 m)
#6 UFC Light Heavyweight Contender

UFC Rankings

Fights

LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC 251
Jul 12, 2020
KO (punch)
R2 – 0:49
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Korean Zombie
Dec 21, 2019
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Shevchenko vs. Carmouche 2
Aug 10, 2019
KO (punches)
R2 – 4:31
LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Till vs. Masvidal
Mar 16, 2019
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Volkan vs. Smith
Oct 27, 2018
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 4:26
LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC 220
Jan 20, 2018
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC 214
Jul 29, 2017
KO (punches)
R1 – 0:42
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira
May 28, 2017
KO (punch)
R1 – 0:28
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
UFC Fight Night: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie
Feb 4, 2017
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Alihan Vahaev
WFCA 17: Grand Prix Akhmat
Apr 9, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Paco Estevez
SHC 10: Carvalho vs. Belo
Sep 20, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
LOSS
Volkan Oezdemir
Kelly Anundson
Bellator 115
Apr 4, 2014
Submission (neck crank)
R2 – 3:19
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Josh Lanier
Bellator 105
Oct 25, 2013
TKO (punches and elbows)
R1 – 3:13
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Benyaich Mohamed
WKN Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings
Mar 9, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:15
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Angelier Benjamin
WKN Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings
Mar 9, 2013
KO (punches)
R1 – 0:45
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
David Round
WKN Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings
Mar 9, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Mohamed Amidi
SHC 6: Belo vs. Rodriguez
Oct 6, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:59
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Bruno Farias Grancheux
Lions Fighting Championship 4
Sep 15, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:54
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Ronilson Santos
Lions Fighting Championship 3
May 12, 2012
TKO (retirement)
R1 – 2:12
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Mamadou Cisse
100% Fight 10: Supreme League Block C
Apr 7, 2012
Submission (kimura)
R1 – 3:43
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Boubacar Baldé
Lions Fighting Championship
Oct 15, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Volkan Oezdemir
Martin Vath
Shooto: Switzerland 7
Sep 4, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:56