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Volkan Oezdemir Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 18-7-0

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.

Last Fight: Nikita Krylov
Age: 33
Height 6'1"
Weight 205 lbs
Nick Name: "No Time"
Nationality: Switzerland
Association: Fight Move Academy
18 Wins
KO / TKO
12
66%
Submission
1
5%
Decisions
5
27%
7 Losses
KO / TKO
2
28%
Submission
2
28%
Decisions
3
42%

Wiki Stats

Reach 75 in (191 cm)
Style Kickboxing
Stance Orthodox
Team Combat Club Sanford MMA
Years active 2010–present (MMA)2014 (Kickboxing)

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Volkan Oezdemir next fight?
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Volkan Oezdemir last fight?
Volkan Oezdemir lost his last fight against Nikita Krylov by Decision (Unanimous) on Oct. 22, 2022 at UFC 280 - Oliveira vs. Makhachev.
Is Volkan Oezdemir retired?
Volkan Oezdemir last fought Nikita Krylov 1 month 10 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Volkan Oezdemir?
Volkan Oezdemir has a 72% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 38% of his fights.
Out of the 13 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -206 favorite, and out of 5 favored matches, he has won 40% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 8 matches, with a win rate of 50% and an odds average of +185.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 13 of Volkan Oezdemir betting fights, you would have made $90.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have made $75.
Where is Volkan Oezdemir from?
Volkan Oezdemir is from Fribourg, Switzerland.
Has Volkan Oezdemir ever been knocked out?
Volkan Oezdemir has lost 2 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by KO (Punch) from Jiri Prochazka on Jul. 11, 2020 at UFC 251 - Usman vs. Masvidal
How long has Volkan Oezdemir been fighting?
Volkan Oezdemir has been fighting for a period of 12 years 18 days, his first fight was on Sep. 04, 2010 at Shooto - Switzerland 7. He has accumalated roughly 3 hours, 2 minutes and 36 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Nikita Krylov UFC 280 - Oliveira vs. Makhachev
Oct/22/2022
Decision (Unanimous) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
win Paul Craig UFC Fight Night 208 - Blaydes vs. Aspinall
Jul/23/2022
Decision (Unanimous) Lukasz Bosacki 3 5:00
loss Magomed Ankalaev UFC 267 - Blachowicz vs. Teixeira
Oct/30/2021
Decision (Unanimous) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
loss Jiri Prochazka UFC 251 - Usman vs. Masvidal
Jul/11/2020
KO (Punch) Marc Goddard 2 0:49
win Aleksandar Rakic UFC Fight Night 165 - Edgar vs. Korean Zombie
Dec/21/2019
Decision (Split) Greg Kleynjans 3 5:00
win Ilir Latifi UFC Fight Night 156 - Shevchenko vs. Carmouche 2
Aug/10/2019
KO (Punches) Keith Peterson 2 4:31
loss Dominick Reyes UFC Fight Night 147 - Till vs. Masvidal
Mar/16/2019
Decision (Split) Leon Roberts 3 5:00
loss Anthony Smith UFC Fight Night 138 - Oezdemir vs. Smith
Oct/27/2018
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Yves Lavigne 3 4:26
loss Daniel Cormier UFC 220 - Miocic vs. Ngannou
Jan/20/2018
TKO (Punches) Kevin MacDonald 2 2:00
win Jimi Manuwa UFC 214 - Cormier vs. Jones 2
Jul/29/2017
KO (Punches) Jason Herzog 1 0:42
win Misha Cirkunov UFC Fight Night 109 - Gustafsson vs. Teixeira
May/28/2017
KO (Punch) Kevin Sataki 1 0:28
win Ovince St. Preux UFC Fight Night 104 - Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie
Feb/04/2017
Decision (Split) Chris Reed 3 5:00
win Alikhan Vakhaev WFCA 17 - Grand Prix Akhmat
Apr/09/2016
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
win Paco Estevez SHC 10 - Carvalho vs. Belo
Sep/20/2014
TKO (Punches) 1 0:52
loss Kelly Anundson Bellator MMA - Bellator 115
Apr/04/2014
Submission (Neck Crank) Herb Dean 2 3:19
win Josh Lanier Bellator MMA - Bellator 105
Oct/25/2013
TKO (Punches and Elbows) Robert Romero 1 3:13
win David Round WKN - Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings
Mar/09/2013
TKO (Punches) 1 0:32
win Angelier Benjamin WKN - Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings
Mar/09/2013
KO (Punches) 1 0:45
win Benyaich Mohamed WKN - Valhalla: Battle of the Vikings
Mar/09/2013
TKO (Punches) 1 0:15
win Mohamed Amidi SHC 6 - Belo vs. Rodriguez
Oct/06/2012
TKO (Punches) Boris Regard 1 1:59
win Bruno Farias Grancheux Lions FC 4 - Lions Fighting Championship 4
Sep/15/2012
TKO (Punches) 1 1:54
win Ronilson Santos Lions FC 3 - Lions Fighting Championship 3
May/12/2012
TKO (Retirement) 1 2:12
win Mamadou Cisse 100% Fight 10 - Supreme League Block C
Apr/07/2012
Submission (Kimura) Ludovic Dandine 1 3:43
win Boubacar Balde Lions FC - Lions Fighting Championship
Oct/15/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Jonatas Novaes 3 5:00
win Martin Vath Shooto - Switzerland 7
Sep/04/2010
TKO (Punches) 1 0:56