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UFC London: Alexander Volkov vs. Tom Aspinall heavyweight bout confirmed

It's Russia vs. England

Alexander Volkov will step back into the octagon in March when he takes on Tom Aspinall at March’s UFC London event.

Volkov (34-9-0), 33, ranked No. 5 in the division, is on a bit of a roll with three wins in his last four bouts, with only a decision loss to No. 1 contender Ciryl Gane. “Drago’s” last fight was a decision victory over Marcin Tybura at UFC 267 last October.

Meanwhile, the No. 10 Aspinall (11-2-0), 28, has been on fire with seven straight finishes. His last contest was a dominant TKO win over Sergey Spirak at UFC Fight Night 191 last September.

 

UFC London is scheduled for Mar. 19 at the O2 Arena in London. Bouts include:

PADDY PIMBLETT (17-3-0) VS. RODRIGO VARGAS (12-4-0)

ALEXANDER VOLKOV (34-9-0) VS. TOM ASPINALL (11-2-0)

JAKE HADLEY (8-0-0) VS. ALLAN NASCIMENTO (18-6-0)

LUANA CAROLINA (8-2-0) VS. MOLLY MCCANN (11-4-0)

CODY DURDEN (12-3-1) VS. MUHAMMAD MOKAEV (6-0-0)

MAKWAN AMIRKHANI (16-7-0) VS. MIKE GRUNDY (12-3-0)

JACK SHORE (15-0-0) VS. TIMUR VALIEV (18-2-0)

SHAMIL ABDURAKHIMOV (20-6-0) VS. SERGEI PAVLOVICH (14-1-0)

ARNOLD ALLEN (17-1-0) VS. DAN HOOKER (21-11-0)

More bouts are expected to be announced.

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Kenai is a former Postmedia Network online news and sports editor. He is the Editor-in-Chief for MMA Crossfire.

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