UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) – the largest Mixed Martial Art promoter is returning to Rotterdam on 2nd September, 2017 for UFC Fight Night 115.
On the main card are the towering seven footer, Stefan Struve (Skyscraper) and Alexander Volkov (Drago). The two experienced heavyweights will be facing off in the Rotterdam Ahoy in what is expected to be a heated battle.
Struve has been a long -time UFC fighter, having signed up back in 2008. At seven foot tall, not surprisingly he is the tallest UFC figher but he ties for longest reach with former UFC lightweight champ, Jon Jones.
In comparison, Volkov is a newcomer to UFC. Most of his career has been spent with M-1 Global followed by a brief stint at Bellator MMA. He signed with UFC on Volkov’s debut UFC match was on September 2016 against Timothy Johnson.
MMA is a combination of arts such as Karate, Wrestling, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai and Boxing. Sports have 7 weight divisions -heavyweight, welterweight, lightweight, featherweight, light heavyweight, middleweight and bantamweight.
No matter who is in the octagon, the action is intense and, for fans of full contact sports there is no greater thrill than watching two heavyweight MMA warriors in action.
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