Report: UFC Planning Ciryl Gane – Alexander Volkov Fight
By FCF Staff
Gane (8-0) outscored Rozenstruik for the decision win in February, and in doing so, he moved his UFC record to 5-0. According to a report from ESPN, sources have informed the outlet the UFC is close to finalizing a fight between Gane and Volkov for June 26th.
The fight will headline the event, which has yet to have a location determined.
Volkov (33-8), meanwhile, stopped Alistair Overeem in his last bout, which took place in February. The decorated fighter is 3-2 in his last 5 fights.
Currently Gane is ranked #4 in the UFC’s heavyweight rankings and Volkov is #5.