It seems that winning points at UFC 245 has not satisfied new king Alex Volkanovski.
Overcoming Max Holloway at UFC 245, Alexander Volkanovski is the closest boxer to succeed in this tournament. The clever, accurate style of play has helped the Australian boxer outperform “The Blessed” Holloway after 5 rounds.
But besides that, there is still the opinion that Max Holloway at UFC 245 has not yet shown its full potential. With the previous competing title, the rematch between the two boxers has also been mentioned.
With the mind of a champion, Alex Volkanovski now wants to organize a rematch in his native Australia. Because in the first match, he went to Las Vegas to compete and accomplish his goal. Now, Alex believes that home fans deserve a direct cheer for their champion.
“It was definitely the game I wanted to play in Australia, the biggest game of my life and I believe that this weight class is the same. I believe the Australian audience deserves a rematch. Max has been a great champion and I want to prove myself once more, in front of the crowd at home. ” – Volkanovski confirmed.
Defending champion Featherweight continued: “Max is a good fighter and of course I respect him. But I believe the chance to finish Max is possible if we meet again. Within 5 rounds, I will definitely step out and find a way to end Max Holloway. I know not many people can do that, so it will be like a declaration to the world. ”
With a record of 18-1 and maintaining a 17-match winning streak on the MMA floor (8 consecutive wins at UFC), Alexander Volkanovski is currently a highly rated new king in Featherweight. Comprehensive defense style on both skills Striking and Wrestling, Volkanovski has not revealed any weaknesses except for the opponent to exploit.
The belt shock at UFC 245 helped the fighter from Australia rise to 8th place in the Pound-for-Pound ranking of the strongest fighters in the tournament. And if Holloway can be defeated in the rematch, Alex Volkanovski will strengthen his position compared to rivals.