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Jan 28, 2016 10:45 am

MUST SEE #TBT! Tug of War part 1, Alistair Overeem versus Bobb Sapp!

If you haven’t seen this challenge between these MMA veterans, check it out! Watch this classic #TBT clip of UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem taking on MMA veteran Bob Sapp. The two MMA stars who have made themselves known fighting in Japan for promotions such as K-1 and PRIDE were faced against each other in an...

Dec 30, 2015 6:10 pm

On This Day: Alistair Overeem makes UFC debut, retires Lesnar

Dec30.2011 @AlistairOvereem makes his UFC debut, & sends Brock Lesnar into retirement with a kick to the body pic.twitter.com/nsgBiNUFEI — MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) December 31, 2015 On this day 4 years ago the highly touted prospect Alistair Overeem made his UFC debut against Brock Lesnar. Overeem’s debut was in fact an emphatic one, in the very...

Dec 20, 2015 11:31 am

Alistair Overeem Full Interview: Explains his TKO of Junior Dos Santos

Alistair Overeem defeated former champion Junior dos Santos last night in a battle of champions that ended possible title hopes for dos Anjos in 2016. Overeem will need to wait for the outcome of the Arlovski vs Miocic fight next month on January 2nd to see what his next move will be moving into the...

Dec 19, 2015 6:35 pm

UFC on FOX 17 Results: Alistair Overeem TKO’s Junior dos Santos

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos (17-4 MMA) squared off with former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem (40-14 MMA) in the co-main event of ‘UFC on FOX 17’ in Orlando, Florida. Round one begins and the big men touch gloves. Both fighters start slow and try to find their range. Leg kick misses for dos Santos. Overeem...

Nov 6, 2015 8:05 am

Free Fight: Bigfoot Silva vs. Alistair Overeem

Ahead of Bigfoot Silva vs. Mark Hunt II on November 14th at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia, watch as Bigfoot Silva knocks out Alistair Overeem at UFC 156. In addition, catch the extended preview of UFC 193 by clicking THIS LINK, and catch the first episode of UFC 193 Embedded by clicking THIS LINK.

Aug 25, 2015 12:21 pm

Junior dos Santos vs. Alistair Overeem Set For UFC on FOX 17

Well, it’s finally official. UFC heavyweights Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem will meet in the octagon at UFC on FOX 17. The fight was announced by the UFC on Tuesday. The two have been going back and forth on Twitter, with Overeem telling Dos Santos to sign and make it happen. It seems like...

Aug 17, 2015 7:05 am

BEEF! Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem go at it on Twitter!

After what felt like months of Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos calling each other out in various interviews and on social media, we may finally get to see these two clash in the octagon. The heavyweights were originally scheduled to square off a couple years ago at UFC 146. After Overeem knocked out Brock...

Aug 6, 2015 10:13 am

Alistair Overeem Puts GLORY On Blast For Financial Issues

“No. And I will explain why: Because there are no good big promotions. The only big promotion is Glory, and Glory is struggling financially. It’s not what it once used to be with K-1.” “The problem is: there is no heavyweight division”, he says. “It’s only Rico. Because everybody else quit or is retired or...

Jul 30, 2015 4:05 am

Alistair Overeem Will Not Fight At UFC 191, Wants To Wait For Dos Santos

Looks like UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem really wants that fight with Junior Dos Santos. Revealed on last night’s UFC Tonight, Overeem has decided not to fight at UFC 191, in Sept., and will instead wait for a matchup with the former UFC champion. There were apparently talks to get Overeem on the UFC 191 card,...

Jul 7, 2015 8:47 am

Alistair Overeem Demands Fight With JDS

  The ‘Reem’ wants a fight with Junior Dos Santos and he wants it now. UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem is calling for a fight with former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos. Overem took to Instagram to get the opinion of all his fans, showing a the picture shown above and saying “yes or no”. Then...

Jun 16, 2015 4:56 pm

Alistair Overeem: ‘Werdum Has Weaknesses, I Can Expose Them’

“First of all, big kudos to Werdum. He’s made great development as a MMA fighter. He’s always been tricky, he’s always been persistent with his black belt and jiu-jitsu skills. But now, he truly is a stand-up warrior and he is an all-around MMA master. He’s shown great stuff and the heavyweight division is entirely...

May 10, 2015 9:42 am

Alistair Overeem: ‘I Broke Cro Cop, He Doesn’t Want A Rematch With Me’

UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem recently spoke about the possibility of a rematch between himself and Mirko Cro Cop. Speaking with Submission Radio, Overeem explained why he doesn’t think Cro Cop will be calling him out anytime soon. “Actually, I don’t think so, because he’s got a bad memory of me. In the fight, if we’re...

Apr 30, 2015 3:00 am

Alistair Overeem Lifts A Gator

Alistair Overeem is looking for some competition and it looks like he’ll be taking on a heavyweight from the animal kingdom! Not really, though. Check out Overeem in his latest photoshoot for “UFC 360” magazine. TB! Miami UFC 360 cover shoot! Thing was heavy man! – Courtesy to @johnjansheski A photo posted by Alistair Overeem...

Apr 1, 2015 2:03 am

JDS Calls Fight With Alistair Overeem “Interesting”

  “That’s an interesting fight. If the UFC also thinks so, it will happen. He’s doing well, got himself two wins in a row. Before that he was sort of apathetic in the division. No matter who it is, I just want that can make me evolve and get better at my quest to be the...

Mar 29, 2015 4:38 pm

Alistair Overeem Impressed With Roy Nelson: ‘He Took Everything’

Alistair Overeem fought Roy Nelson at UFC 185 and won the fight via unanimous decision. Overeem battered Nelson with body kicks and landed several hard shots to the head of ‘Big Country’, still Nelson kept coming. After the fight Overeem talked to FOX Sports about his opponents durability. “I’ve rewatched (the fight) a couple of...

Mar 15, 2015 2:03 pm

Dana White On Alistair Overeem: ‘He Doesn’t Like To Take Risk’

  UFC president Dana White talked to FOX Sports 1 about heavyweight fighter Alistair Overeem’s win over Roy Nelson at UFC 185. White praised Overeem, who is now on a two fight win streak, but did state that he would have liked to have seen him go for the finish. “Alistair looked better than he’s...