Alexander Volkanovski (born 29 September 1988) is an Australian professional mixed martial artist, currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where he is the current UFC Featherweight Champion.
Volkanovski is also a former Australian Fighting Championship (AFC) Featherweight champion. Prior to his UFC debut, Volkanovski competed as a professional boxer in 2015.
As of October 25, 2021 he is #2 in the UFC men's pound-for-pound rankings.
T first started fighting professionally in 2012. In fact, before signing to fight in the UFC, he won 10 fights in a row at the Australian Fighting Race. Max Holloway unanimously won the UFC Featherweight title at UFC 245 on 14 December 2019.
He is of Macedonian descent and Greek heritage, though he was born in Shellharbour, New South Wales, Australia. He lives with his wife Emma and two daughters Ariana and Airlie. Brian OrtegaHe has fought against Chad Mendes, José Aldo, MTT_MT and many more throughout his UFC career.
Alexander Volkanovski has recorded a track record of 22 wins and 1 loss in MMA fights.
His mother belongs to Greek descent and his father belongs to Macedonian descent. He got his training in Greco-Roman wrestling at an early age and thereafter, he decided to focus on a rugby career.
The man with the title “The Great” endorses various brands including Sports Bet and Athletikan.
Height : 5 ft 6 in (168 cm)
Weight : 145 lb (66 kg; 10 st 5 lb)