Date: 8 months ago   Category: Box & MMA

Volkov will fight in UFC with the American who has refused to go to Russia


The Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Alexander Volkov will meet American Derrick Lewis on a tournament of the Absolute combative championship (UFC). It is reported on the official site of the organization. The UFC 229 tournament will take place on October 6 in Las Vegas. The duel for a champion title of UFC in lightweight between Russian Habib Nurmagomedov and Irish Conor McGregor will become the main fight of evening. Besides, one more fighter from Russia will participate in a tournament: Yana Kunitskaya will battle against Dutchwoman Lina Lansberg. At the end of July Volkov has addressed Lewis in Twitter, having caused him on fight in Moscow. The American has rejected the offer words "The black guy in Moscow? On nothing it" then in comments the discussion concerning racism in Russia has erupted. In 29-year-old Volkov's asset 36 fights. In 30 of them he came out the winner. Lewis has 20 victories and five defeats in career. It is more than important news in Film of Day Telegram-channel. Subscribe!

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