- 19-3 MMA / 3-0 Bellator Record
- 10 Fight Win Streak
- Notable Wins: Richard Hale, Brett Rogers, Vinicius Queiroz
- 12-0 MMA / 3-0 Bellator Record
- 12 Fight Win Streak
- Notable Wins: Eddie Sanchez, Ron Sparks, Ryan Martinez
November 22nd, 2013
Sands Casino Event Center
Alexander Volkov looks to defend his Bellator heavyweight title for the first time, since being crowned champion at Bellator 84 with a unanimous decision victory over Richard Hale. Volkov fought Hale for the vacant title after defeating Brett Rogers and Vinicius Queiroz in the opening rounds of season seven’s heavyweight tournament.
Fellow Russian, Vitaly Minakov won this year’s summer series four-man heavyweight tournament with knockout victories over Ron Sparks and Ryan Martinez. Minakov remains undefeated in his mixed martial arts career, with only one of those wins going to the scorecards .