Alexey Oleynik News

Aug 1, 2017 5:57 am

Alexey Oleynik calls out Mark Hunt, Hunt shuts him down and calls out another opponent

On July 8, on the undercard of the anticipated UFC 213, Russian-Ukrainian heavyweight Alexey Oleynik built on the momentum of his dazzling, Ezekiel choke defeat of Viktor Pesta with a slick rear-naked choke defeat of former contender Travis Browne. With this impressive win, Oleynik set himself up for more big opportunities inside the heavyweight top-10,...

Jul 8, 2017 6:48 pm

UFC 213 Results: Alexey Oleinik submits Travis Browne in round two (Highlights)

UFC 213 Results: Travis Browne vs. Alexey Oleinik A heavyweight scrap between Travis Browne and Alexey Oleinik served as the featured bout of tonight’s UFC 213 prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Oleinik pressed forward. Browne tags him with a body kick and circles out. Alexey continues to move forward. Again Browne tags...

Jan 15, 2017 6:13 pm

VIDEO | Alexey Oleynik locks up first Ezekiel choke in UFC history

Wow! And that's why @OleynikUfc is called "The Boa Constrictor" #UFCPhoenix pic.twitter.com/XgmAJFGoQW — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) January 16, 2017 The undercard of the UFC’s latest trip to Phoenix, Arizona produced a little bit of UFC history. This bit of Octagon history occurred in an exciting heavyweight bout between Russia’s Alexey Oleynik and the Czech Republic’s...