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Volkan Oezdemir

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Win Rate
77 %
Finish Rate
76 %
Decision Win %
80 %
#8 Light Heavyweight (UFC)

Volkan Oezdemir

Age
32
Height
6' 1 (185 cm)
Reach
75 in. (6' 3/191 cm)
Ape-Index
1.032
Stance
Orthodox
Nationality
Switzerland
Main Division
Light Heavyweight
Biography
Oezdemir was born in the French-speaking part of Switzerland. His father from Turkey is ethnically Kurdish which he stated on UFC embedded before his title fight with Daniel Cormier, while his mother is a Swiss. He befriended Alistair Overeem on a visit to the Netherlands while training at the Golden Glory gym. Oezdemir later competed in amateur and professional kickboxing, as well as Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, before transitioning to mixed martial arts.
Fighter Trivia
On 19 November 2017, Oezdemir was arrested for aggravated battery. His bail was reportedly set at $10,000. On 9 July 2018, he informed that the charges pressed against him were dropped.

Awards & Accolades

  • UFC: Performance of the Night (Two times) vs. Jimi Manuwa and Ilir Latifi
  • MMA Mania.com: UFC/MMA 'Fighter of the Year' 2017 – Top 5 List #5
  • World Kickboxing Network: Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings Tournament Winner
  • Sherdog: 2017 Breakthrough Fighter of the Year
  • MMAjunkie.com: 2017 Breakout of the Year
  • Bloody Elbow: 2017 Newcomer of the Year

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