Alexander Volkanovski to Undergo Hand Surgery Following Championship Win
By FCF Staff
After ending the reign of Max Holloway at UFC 245, new featherweight champ Alexander Volkanovski has announced he’s going to have surgery on his hand.
The Australian fighter defeated Holloway at the recent event by earning a unanimous decision win. While speaking to Submission Radio since then, the 31-year-old Volkanovski announced he’s undergoing hand surgery Friday to repair his broken left hand.
The 21-1 fighter stated he does not believe the surgery will be extensive.
.@alexvolkanovski reveals he broke his hand and is going into surgery tomorrow!
Wishing the champ a speedy recovery, big 2020 coming up! 🇦🇺 pic.twitter.com/8QA1XxmmYA
— Submission Radio (@SubmissionRadio) December 19, 2019