Jul 02 2022
Saturday

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States

UFC 276
5 rounds contest @ Featherweight
24-1-0
UD 5

Score cards

  • 50-45
  • 50-45
  • 50-45
UD 5
23-6-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Featherweight Championship

The tape

34
Age
31
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
71.7" / 182 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm

Tape record

Form
24
Wins
23
12
By KO
10
50
KO%
43
3
By SUB
2
13
SUB%
9
1
Loses
6
1
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2010
25
Bouts
29
66
Rounds
92
4 hours, 51 minutes
Fight Time
7 hours, 23 minutes

Tape rankings @ Featherweight

-
UFC
1
-
Bellator
-
1
Tapology
2

Alexander Volkanovski vs Max Holloway report

Who won Volkanovski vs Holloway III?

Alexander Volkanovski beat Max Holloway by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest during the co-main event of UFC 276, on Saturday 2nd July 2022 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced as 50-45, 50-45, 50-45 in favor of winner Alexander Volkanovski.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

This contest was for the UFC featherweight championship.

Volkanovski vs Holloway III stats

Alexander Volkanovski stepped into the octagon with a record of 24 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.

Max Holloway made his way to the cage with a record of 23 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.

The stats suggested Volkanovski had a slight advantage in power over Holloway, with a 50% knock out percentage over Holloway's 43%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Volkanovski had a slight advantage over Holloway, with a 13% submission rate over Holloway's 9%.

Alexander Volkanovski was the older man by 3 years, at 34 years old.

Holloway had a height advantage of 5 inches over Volkanovski. Despite this, he had 3-inch reach advantage.

Volkanovski was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 8 months later than Holloway, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 26 less professional rounds, 71 to Holloway's 97.

Volkanovski vs Holloway III form

Volkanovski had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 4 times.

In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Max Holloway at UFC 245 on 14th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Jose Aldo at UFC 237 on 11th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Going into that contest, he had won against Chad Mendes at UFC 232 on 29th December 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at The Forum, Inglewood, United States.

Before that, he had beat Shane Young at UFC Fight Night 121 on 18th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, Australia.

He had defeated Mizuto Hirota at UFC Fight Night 110 on 10th June 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.

Holloway had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 245 on 14th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Frankie Edgar at UFC 240 on 27th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at Rogers Place, Edmonton, Canada.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Dustin Poirier at UFC 236 on 13th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at State Farm Arena, Atlanta, United States.

Before that, he had defeated Brian Ortega at UFC 231 on 8th December 2018 by knockout in the 4th round in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Canada.

He had beat Jose Aldo at UFC 218 on 2nd December 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, United States.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Max Holloway had been fighting more than Alexander Volkanovski.

Going to this contest, Alexander Volkanovski had last fought 3 years, 1 month and 15 days ago, while Max Holloway's last outing had been 3 years, 1 month and 15 days ago.

Volkanovski's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 7 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

Holloway's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 1 month and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.4 rounds on average.

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