Late 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Featherweight
26-4-0
34-10-0

The tape

35
Age
34
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 10" / 178 cm
71.7" / 182 cm
Reach
74" / 188 cm

Full record

KO 2KO 1KO 3UD 5UD 5
Form
SD 3KO 1SUB 2SUB 1SUB 3
26
Wins
34
13
By KO
10
50
KO%
29
3
By Sub
21
12
SUB%
62
4
Losses
10
3
Stopped
4
0
Tapped
4
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2008
30
Bouts
45
82
Rounds
79
6 hours, 7 minutes
Fight Time
4 hours, 36 minutes

Current rankings @ Featherweight

1
UFC
-
-
Bellator
-
8
Tapology
-

Alexander Volkanovski vs Charles Oliveira preview

When is Volkanovski vs Oliveira?

Alexander Volkanovski could potentially square off against Charles Oliveira, in Late 2024.

The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

Volkanovski vs Oliveira stats

Alexander Volkanovski would step into the octagon with a record of 26 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.

Charles Oliveira would make his way to the cage with a record of 34 wins, 10 losses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by knock out and 21 by submission.

The stats suggest Volkanovski would have a large advantage in power over Oliveira, boasting a 50% knock out percentage over Oliveira's 29%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Oliveira would have a massive advantage over Volkanovski, boasting a 62% submission rate over Volkanovski's 12%.

Alexander Volkanovski is the older man by 1 year, at 35 years old.

Oliveira has a height advantage of 4 inches over Volkanovski. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Volkanovski is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 14 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 years and 2 months later than Oliveira, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He has fought 3 more professional rounds, 82 to Oliveira's 79.

Volkanovski vs Oliveira form

Volkanovski has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.

In his last fight, he lost to Ilia Topuria at UFC 298 on 17th February 2024 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Islam Makhachev at UFC 294 on 21st October 2023 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Going into that contest, he had won against Yair Rodriguez at UFC 290 on 8th July 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Before that, he had been defeated by Islam Makhachev at UFC 284 on 11th February 2023 by unanimous decision in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at RAC Arena, Perth, Western Australia.

He had beaten Max Holloway at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Oliveira has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he lost to Arman Tsarukyan at UFC 300 on 13th April 2024 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Beneil Dariush at UFC 289 on 10th June 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, Canada.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Islam Makhachev at UFC 280 on 22nd October 2022 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Before that, he was victorious against Justin Gaethje at UFC 274 on 7th May 2022 by submission in the 1st round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

He had won against Dustin Poirier at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by submission in the 3rd round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Alexander Volkanovski has been fighting more than Charles Oliveira.

Alexander Volkanovski last fought 3 months and 3 days ago, while Charles Oliveira's last outing was 1 month and 7 days ago.

Volkanovski's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

Oliveira's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Volkanovski vs Oliveira?

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