Volkov Upsets Werdum: UFC London Results
— UFC (@ufc) March 17, 2018
At UFC’s return to London, many were expecting Fabricio Werdum to pull out the victory against Aleander Volkov in the main event. Those people are coming away from UFC Fight Night 127 disappointed as the underdog, Volkov, knocked out Wedum in less than two minutes of the fourth round.
The battle would be back and forth until the third round, where Volkov would gain control and generate momentum heading into the fourth of five set rounds.
In the fourth round, Werdum was caught with clean right hands that staggered the popular fighter, allowing Volkov to continue to hammer away on Werdum sending him to the mat as Volkov would finish the fight at the 1:38 mark of the fourth round.
Read here for the full results from UFC London below.
Alexander Volkov def. Fabricio Werdum via knockout (punches) – Round 4, 1:38
Jan Blachowicz def. Jimi Manuwa via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Tom Duquesnoy def. Terrion Ware via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Leon Edwards def. Peter Sobotta via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 4:59
Charles Byrd def. John Phillips via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 3:58
Danny Roberts def. Oliver Enkamp via knockout (punch) – Round 1, 2:12
Danny Henry def. Hakeem Dawodu via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 0:39
Paul Craig def. Magomed Ankalaev via submission (triangle choke) – Round 3, 4:59
Kajan Johnson def. Stevie Ray via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Dmitriy Sosnovskiy def. Mark Godbeer via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 4:29