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Struve convinced that he is Volkov knock-out strikes at UFC Fight Night Rotterdam

Struve convinced that he is Volkov knock-out strikes at UFC Fight Night Rotterdam

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Stefan Struve looks forward to his fight with Russian Alexander Volkov Saturday during UFC Fight Night in Ahoy, Rotterdam.

“It will be a nice fight,” says the 29-year-old Dutchman in a movie of the greatest mixed-martial-artsorganisatie in the world.

“A clash between two big men. Two standing fighters who are good with their fists, handle, and parties often early finish. Everyone understands that this party is not five rounds is going to last…”

Of the eighteen fights Struve so far finished in the UFC, he has won twelve. Volkov took his first two parties to profit. Nevertheless has the born Beverwijker no fear for his opponent.

“I’m going to knock him off-out save, and that is also what the fans want to see. I want to fight my way to end. I don’t like the jury-there are not have come.”

Main event

Struve and Volkov are part of the main event in Ahoy. For Struve, who in 2009 made his debut in the UFC, it is the first time that he for the hometown audience, the closing party should finish.

During his professional career were just two of his victories via jurybeslissingen. In addition, he has a record vechtbonussen to his name.

In may 2016, did the UFC for the first time the Netherlands. Also when was the Ahoy centre as the venue chosen.

Last year was the fight between Overeem and the White-Rus Andrei Arlovski as the headliner in Rotterdam. Struve came at the right time in action.

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