Player Profile

Alexander Volkanovski

Alexander Volkanovski

Nationality :Australian
Date Of Birth :29 September 1988
Height :5 feet 6 inches
Weight :66 kg

Alexander Volkanovski is an Australian mixed martial artist and kickboxer. He won two times Featherweight Australian Fighting Championship (AFC). He is currently competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship.  Alexander “The Great” Volkanovski is the current UFC Featherweight Champion with a professional MMA record of 25 wins and 2 losses. Volkanovski is ranked #2 in the UFC Men’s pound-for-pound rankings.

QUICK FACTS

Full NameAlexander Volkanovski
Birth DateSeptember 29, 1988
Birth PlaceShellharbour, New South Wales, Australia
Nick NameThe Great
ReligionChristianity
NationalityAustralian
EthnicityWhite
Zodiac SignLibra
Age34 years old
Height5 ft 6 inches (168 cm)
Weight145 lb (66 kg)
Hair ColorBrown
Eye ColorBlack-brown
BuildAthletic
Father’s NameNot Available
Mother’s NameNot Available
SiblingsA brother
EducationLake Illawarra High School
Marital StatusMarried
WifeEmma Volkanovski
KidsTwo daughters, Ariana Volkanovski and Airlie Volkanovski
ProfessionMixed martial artist
DivisionFeatherweight (2014–present)
Lightweight (2014-2016)
Welterweight (2012–2013)
AffiliationsCity Kickboxing
Tiger Muay Thai
Freestyle Fighting Gym
Active Years2012-present
Net Worth$3 million

Alexander Volkanovski Biography, Early Life

Alexander Volkanovski was born on September 29, 1988, under Libra’s sun, sign in Shellharbour, New South Wales, Australia. As for his background, his father is a native of the village of Beranci in SR Macedonia, part of Yugoslavia. However, his mother is from Greece.

Alexander Volkanovski Education

Alexander Volkanovski attended Lake Illawarra High School throughout his teenage years and worked as a concreter after graduation.

Alexander Volkanovski’s Age, Height, And Weight

Alexander Volkanovski is 34 years old. Alexander Volkanovski is a man with a fair-built body; however, standing at a medium height. As for his stat, Volkanovski stands at 5 ft 6 inches (168 cm) while weighing 145 lb (66 kg). Additionally, Volkanovski depicts the shoulder span of 57.4 cm (23 inches) and the waist span of 33.3 cm (13 inches). As for his appearance, Volkanovski is a fair man with toned muscles. He has brown colored hair with eyes of black-brown color.

Career

Before Ultimate Fighting Championship

Alexander Volkanovski has fought in various MMA organisations in Oceania region in Asia from 2012 to July 2016 prior signed with UFC. Starting has an amateur, at middleweight, going 4–0 before turning professional. He won Pacific Xtreme Combat (PXC) and two times Australian Fighting Championship Featherweight titles. Volkanovski amassed a record of 13–1 with 10 straight wins prior joining the UFC.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

Alexander Volkanovski made his promotional debut on 26 November 2016 and increased his win streak to 11 with a second-round TKO against Yusuke Kasuya at UFC Fight Night 101. He announced at the post fight press conference that he would drop from lightweight to featherweight for his next fight.

Volkanovski was expected to face Michel Quiones on 19 February 2017 at UFC Fight Night 105. However, the bout was scrapped after Quinones suffered an injury and no replacement could be found.

Volkanovski returned to Featherweight and faced Mizuto Hirota on 11 June 2017 at UFC Fight Night 110. He won the fight by unanimous decision.

Volkanovski is scheduled to face Jeremy Kennedy at UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Tybura on 19 November 2017 in Sydney, Australia.

Alexander Volkanovski’s Net Worth

Alexander Volkanovski the Australian fighter is estimated to have a $3 million net worth of $1,50,500 per fight. Additionally, it is reported that the fighter earned a whopping $390,000 for the rematch against Max Holloway.

Altogether, Volkanovski has earned over $1,224,500 in the UFC, and apart from his octagon career, he also endorses brands such as CMBT, Blessed CBD, Sportsbet, and Atheltikan.

Alexander Volkanovski Wife, Children

Alexander Volkanovski alongside being a fighter and a sports figure, is a father and a husband to his beautiful family. To elaborate, Volkavonski shares a home with his beautiful wife, Emma Volkavonski, and now shares two pretty daughters, Ariana Volkanovski and Airlie Volkanovski.

After being longtime high school sweethearts, the duo got married on October 21, 2012. Furthermore, the couple has their undying love on a streak, and as always, you can see Emma Volkanovski being the biggest supporter of her life partner.

Alexander Volkanovski Awards

  • Australian National Schools Wrestling Competition (gold medal in 2001)
  • World MMA Awards (2019 – July 2020 Upset of the Year)
  • 2019 Breakout Fighter of the Year (CombatPress.com)
  • Wollongong Wars Lightweight Champion
  • Roshambo MMA Lightweight Champion
  • Roshambo MMA Welterweight Champion
  • Pacific Xtreme Combat Featherweight Champion
  • Cage Conquest Welterweight Champion
  • Australian Fighting Championship Featherweight Champion (Two times)
  • UFC Fight of the Night (one time)
  • UFC Featherweight Championship (One time, current)

FAQ

How old is Alexander Volk?

Alexander Volkanovski is 34 years old.

Where was Volkanovski born?

Alexander Volkanovski was born in Shellharbour, New South Wales, Australia.

How much is Alex Volkanovski worth?

Volkanovski’s net worth is estimated to be more than 3 Million.