Ciryl Gane bought the most effective of Alexander Volkov of their stand-and-trade battle that topped UFC Vegas 30
Ciryl Gane continues his undefeated streak and brings himself one step nearer to a UFC heavyweight title battle, as he scored a call win over Alexander Volkov in the principle occasion of UFC Vegas 30.
The 2 males fought intently within the first two rounds, with every man having his moments. Who landed the tougher photographs is debatable, however whereas Volkov was throwing with extra quantity, Gane was the higher lander, connecting on the crisper photographs.
UFC Vegas 30: Ciryl Gane scores win in placing battle with Alexander Volkov
Within the third spherical, Gane slipped, permitting for Volkov to present a heavy pursuit. However Gane recovered and continued to do a barely higher job at touchdown. As Daniel Cormier famous on commentary, Gane appeared extra “explosive” within the third spherical, touchdown some onerous photographs and persevering with to throw a pleasant tempo of photographs. Volkov, in the meantime, appeared somewhat fatigued by the third body’s finish.
Volkov appeared unable to hit the gasoline pedal because the battle entered the fourth spherical, as Gane continued to outpace and outstrike him. The previous Bellator and M-1 champ, nonetheless, bought again into the battle late within the spherical with a number of noteworthy counterstrikes.
Gane, nonetheless, as soon as once more held management of the battle all through the fifth and remaining spherical. An eye fixed poke to Volkov prompted an enormous scare, however the battle noticed the ultimate horn.
Two judges scored the battle 50-45, whereas the third totaled 49-46, all three giving the battle to Gane.
UFC Vegas 30 came about on Saturday, June 26, 2021, reside from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV. Observe together with FanSided, who was on-site, for all of your reside information and highlights.