USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA rankings, March 13: Alexander Volkov's big opportunity for a rankings jump

Alexander Volkov could make a major jump up the heavyweight ranks this weekend at UFC Fight Night 127.

Volkov (29-6 MMA, 3-0 UFC) looks for his sixth straight win since concluding his Bellator run in 2015. Standing across from him in Saturday’s UFC Fight Pass-streamed headliner in London is former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum (23-7-1 MMA, 11-4 UFC),

Werdum is No. 4 in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA heavyweight rankings, so if No. 14-ranked Volkov can pull off the upset, he’s likely to jump well into the top 10.

Ahead of UFC Fight Night 127, check out the latest set of rankings above.

Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie

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