Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-10-22, pretty good mma bout: Volkan Oezdemir vs Nikita Krylov gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2022).
Krylov vs Oezdemir is scheduled to take place Saturday, October 22nd, at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), in a 3-round light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg) bout; it is on the undercard of Charles Oliveira vs Islam Makhachev – UFC 280. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Volkan Oezdemir record
Volkan Oezdemir entered this fight with a pro mma record of 18-6-0 (72% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.12 light heavyweight in the world.
He lost two consecutive bouts between 2020 and 2021, against Jiri Prochazka (Volkan Oezdemir vs Jiri Prochazka) and Magomed Ankalaev (Magomed Ankalaev vs Volkan Oezdemir), but he came back to win with Paul Craig in July 2022 (Paul Craig vs Volkan Oezdemir).
Nikita Krylov record
His opponent, the black belt in karate and former Fight Nights Global champion Nikita Krylov, has a record of 28-9-0 (96% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.17 in the light heavyweight division.
He lost two out of his last three fights, against Magomed Ankalaev (Nikita Krylov vs Magomed Ankalaev) and Paul Craig (Paul Craig vs Nikita Krylov), but then he came back to win with Alexander Gustafsson in July 2022 (Nikita Krylov vs Alexander Gustafsson).
Krylov’s next fight: Ryan Spann vs Nikita Krylov
Here is the UFC 280 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on PPV)
Charles Oliveira vs Islam Makhachev
Aljamain Sterling vs TJ Dillashaw
Petr Yan vs Sean O’Malley
Mateusz Gamrot vs Beneil Dariush
Katlyn Chookagian vs Manon Fiorot
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN / ESPN+)
Belal Muhammad vs Sean Brady
Caio Borralho vs Makhmud Muradov
Volkan Oezdemir vs Nikita Krylov
Gadzhi Omargadzhiev vs Abubakar Nurmagomedov
Armen Petrosyan vs AJ Dobson
Muhammad Mokaev vs Malcolm Gordon
Karol Rosa vs Lina Lansberg
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Volkan Oezdemir vs Nikita Krylov as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Who won Oezdemir vs Krylov fight?
Nikita Krylov defeated Volkan Oezdemir via unanimous decision. Scores were 30–27, 29–28, 29–28.