The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Ufc Fw champion Jose Aldo entered this fight with a mma record of 28-4-0 (64% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.2 featherweight in the world. He lost two consecutive fights in 2017, both against current #1 Fw Max Holloway (Aldo vs Holloway I and Max Holloway vs Jose Aldo II); after these bouts ‘Scarface’ Aldo has beat Jeremy Stephens (Jose Aldo vs Jeremy Stephens) and Renato Moicano (Jose Aldo vs Renato Moicano Carneiro).
His opponent, Alexander Volkanovski, has an official record of 19-1-0 (74% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.5 in the same weight class. He suffered his only loss when he faced Corey Nelson in 2013, since then he has collected 16 consecutive victories beating Jeremy Kennedy, Darren Elkins (Darren Elkins vs Alexander Volkanovski) and Chad Mendes in 2018 (Chad Mendes vs Alexander Volkanovski). Aldo vs Volkanovski is on the undercard of Rose Namajunas vs Jessica Andrade – UFC 237. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 237: Namajunas vs. Andrade
Where: Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
Aldo’s previous fight: Jose Aldo vs Renato Moicano Carneiro
Volkanovski’s previous fight: Chad Mendes vs Alexander Volkanovski
Aldo’s next fight: Marlon Moraes vs Jose Aldo
Volkanovski’s next fight: Max Holloway vs Alexander Volkanovski
Aldo vs Volkanovski Fight Video:
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