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UFC 294: Makhachev Dominates Volkanovski, Chimaev Earns Title Shot

Read about the thrilling night of fights at UFC 294, where Islam Makhachev dominated Alexander Volkanovski and Khamazat Chimaev earned his shot at the Middleweight title. Get all the details and highlights from this electrifying event.

Fight Winner Method
Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski Islam Makhachev Unanimous Decision
Khamazat Chimaev vs. Kamaru Usman Khamazat Chimaev Majority Decision

The Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, was the stage for an electrifying night of fights at UFC 294 . In the main event, Islam Makhachev proved once again why he is a force to be reckoned with, defeating Alexander Volkanovski for the second time. Makhachev showcased his superior skills and dominated the fight, ultimately winning via unanimous decision.

In the co-main event, Khamazat Chimaev made a statement by earning his shot at the Middleweight title. Chimaev faced off against former Welterweight kingpin, Kamaru Usman, in a thrilling bout. After three rounds of intense action, Chimaev did enough to secure a majority decision victory.

Makhachev vs. Volkanovski

The rematch between Makhachev and Volkanovski was highly anticipated, and it did not disappoint. Makhachev showcased his exceptional grappling skills, controlling the fight from start to finish. Despite Volkanovski’s best efforts, he was unable to mount any significant offense. Makhachev’s dominance was evident, and the judges awarded him a unanimous decision victory.

Chimaev’s Impressive Performance

Chimaev’s performance against Usman was nothing short of spectacular. The rising star displayed his versatility and relentless aggression throughout the fight. Despite facing a formidable opponent in Usman, Chimaev showcased his superior striking and grappling skills. The fight went the distance, and Chimaev’s impressive performance earned him a well-deserved majority decision victory.


  • Islam Makhachev defeats Alexander Volkanovski for the second time via unanimous decision.
  • Khamazat Chimaev earns his shot at the Middleweight title with a majority decision win over Kamaru Usman.

UFC 294 was a night filled with thrilling fights and standout performances. Makhachev’s dominant win and Chimaev’s impressive display have undoubtedly set the stage for exciting future matchups in the UFC Middleweight division.