Alexander Volkov will face Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Rozenstruik on Saturday, June 4th, 2022 in a classic heavyweight striking match-up
Both fighters are coming off losses, so it’ll be interesting to see who can win this 5 rounder and move closer to the championship.
In March, Alexander Volkov’s last UFC appearance ended in a first-round submission loss to Tom Aspinall. Jairzinho Rozenstruik also comes into this fight with a loss, having lost to Curtis Blaydes by unanimous decision at UFC 266.
At 6’7″, Alexander Volkov will be the taller of the two fighters, while Rozenstruik stands at 6’2″. The Russian will have a 2-inch advantage in reach.
A classic battle between a Volume striker & a Power puncher?
Despite the fact that Rozenstruik is a year older than Volkov, the Russian has 44 MMA fights under his belt. Rozenstruik has 15 MMA fights under his belt, as well as a lot of kickboxing experience.
The statistics show that each fighter takes a different approach to striking. Rozenstruik averages 2.80 significant strikes per minute, while Volkov averages 4.83.
Predictions – Alexander Volkov is a -170 favorite in the main event of UFC Fight Night 207. However, the odds aren’t that far apart, indicating that bookmakers believe Rozenstruik, as a +130 underdog has a chance.
We agree, especially given how frequently surprises occur in the heavyweight division. After all, all Big Boy needs are one lucky punch to knock Volkov out. We got Rozenstruik by knockout.
A fight that can’t be missed – Khabib-Esque Evloev vs Dynamite Dan.
On the same UFC Fight Night card, Dan Ige will face Movsar Evloev in a co-main event. This is a must-see fight featuring top-tier martial arts.
After a six-fight winning streak, Ige has now lost three of his last four fights. In the last two years, he has only had one win, a 22-second KO over Gavin Tucker. Dan Ige will try to derail Evloev’s hype, who is compared to Khabib in the featherweight division.
Last June, Movsar Evloev extended his UFC win streak to five with a dominant grappling performance and a resounding victory over Hakeem Dawodu. Movsar
Both fighters are 5″7 inches tall, with Movsar Evloev having a slight 1-inch reach advantage. Although Ige’s stand-up appears to be superior, Evloev’s grappling dominance will be the deciding factor.
The outcome of this matchup will have far-reaching impacts on the division. Ige, who is ranked #10, will face Evloev, who is ranked #13, for a chance to move up the rankings.
If either fighter can win in style, they could be facing a top-five opponent in the main event.
Credit must be given to Dan Ige Dan Ige who is willing to fight anyone, anywhere. Few fighters have been willing to take on Evloev, who is undefeated.
Predictions – Movsar Evloev is a -310 favorite to win, while Dan Ige is a +260 underdog.
We believe this is Movsar’s toughest fight yet, and we’ve got Dan by a third-round decision.
Viewers in India can watch this fight card on 5th July at 1:30 AM on the Sony Liv app and Sony Ten 2 & Ten 3 channels