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Alexander Volkov additionally passes by the name Drago is an expert Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) warrior who contends in UFC heavyweight division. He is at present positioned at #5 in UFC Heavyweight rankings. At present he is a contender at M-1 worldwide advancement and Bellator MMA.

Alexander Volkov was born on 24 October 1988 in Moscow Russia. He has been dynamic since adolescence and went to do exercises during his school days. Since school mentor preparing was unacceptable for him, he looked into outside tutors and clubs for blended combative techniques. Due to the higher studies, he needed to enjoy a reprieve from hand to hand fighting after school yet he kept on rehearsing in enclosing and kyokushinkai-karate segments the organization.

Alexander Volkov Biography

Real Name Alexander Yevgenievich Volkov
Birth Date 24 October 1988
Age (as of 2021) 32 Years
Birth Place Moscow, Russia
Nationality Russian
Profession Martial Artist
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Scorpio

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 7” – in Centimeters – 200 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 119 kg  –  in Pounds –  264 lbs
Chest Size 45 inches
Waist Size 42 inches
Biceps Size 17.5 inches
Shoe Size 16 (U.S.)
Hair Color Light Brown
Eye Color Light Blue
Body Type Athletic


Father Yevgeniy Volkov
Mother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known


School Not Known
College Bauman Moscow State Technical University

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Instagram @volkov_alex
Wife Vita Volkov
Children One

He met a man who was effectively occupied with the improvement of blended styles in combative techniques through his mentor and was welcome to a preparation club. Alexander Volkov finished his graduation from Bauman Moscow State Technical University in 2011 with an architect’s certificate. Generally, he initiated his learning in Tsu Shin Gen (current belt – dark belt), Kyokushin Karate (current belt – earthy colored belt), and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (current belt – purple belt).

Alexander Volkov was endorsed by M-1 Global in 2008 and made his introduction in April 2009, where he crushed Nikolay Pleshakov in only 80 seconds. After a month he crushed Adam Alikhanov in only 20 seconds yet was crushed by Akhmed Sultanov the following month. Soon after eight months in M-1 Challenge 20 – 2009 Volkov won consistently and was granted M-1 Global Ring for his outstanding exhibition. Inside his first year, he played M-1 Eastern European Tournament yet was wiped out in the finals.

Later in 2012, he made his U.S. debut in Bellator Season Heavy Weight Tournament and won Bellator Heavyweight Championship by overcoming Richard Hale in 5 round battle. He again won a similar title in the year 2014. In September 2016 he marked the Ultimate battling title and won 3 years one after the other. Nonetheless, he hauled himself out of it in April 2019. Alexander Volkov procured the Performance Of The Night grant on sixth February 2021 at UFC battle night 184.

In 2016 when Volkov made his introduction against Timothy Jonson at UFC battle night 99, he was granted a disputable split choice triumph. In the choosing outline, the two warriors perceptibly eased back and a significant part of the battling came in the secure and crowdedness. Neither appeared to be especially keen on terminating first, rather both appeared to be content to pause and counter. Volkov, however, scored for certain knees and was sufficiently speedy to keep away from Johnson’s edginess power shots as the battle found some conclusion. Volkov at last got a success by means of 29-28, 27-30, and 29-28.

Alexander Volkov has an immense fan following of about 325k individuals on his Instagram handle who upholds him and gestures of recognition his battling abilities. He motivates about 8k individuals through his Twitter account.

Alexander has been hitched to Vita Tolstoshenia in the wake of dating her for around 3 years. Vita Volkova is a Russian Entrepreneur and Co-organizer of two brands – Dental Volk advances and Vicare. The couple invited their child into this world in November 2018.

With an extraordinarily long profession of around 13 years in MMA battling, Volkov has acquired extraordinary riches and distinction. He is assessed to have a total assets of about $7.5 Million and an expansion of $85k in the wake of winning a battle. He additionally gets rewards for grants in-game.

Alexander is known for his understanding, specialized pugilism also his rebuffing kicking abilities. He is principally a standup striker and uses his stature, long reach, and incredible kicks to convey precise strikes from distance. Alexander has acquired his first karate belt when he was only nine. Volvo’s Triangle Choak is his number one hooking procedure.

Source: TG Time