29 | 5’7″ | Chernivtsi, Ukraine | 10-2 | 8 Finishes | 4 KO/TKOs, 4 Submissions (RNC, Guillotine) | Combined Opponents’ Record: 69-28-2 | Best Win – Mikael Silander (18-6)
Fighting out of Ukraine, Aleksander Doskalchuk is on a current seven-fight win streak and is the current defending M-1 Challenge champion. Doskalchuk is a nine-time champion in pankration, a 2007 karate champion, took first place in the European pankration championship, and winner of the world cup in pankration in 2011.
On the feet, Doskalchuk has solid footwork and likes to stay long with his jab and is very accurate. Doskalchuk is better versed on the mat as his top position is very strong. With the current M-1 deal with the UFC, Doskalchuk has a good chance making his debut this year.