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Thursday, 03/22/2012, 09:19 am

Dos Santos Plans On Knocking Overeem Out, But Will Go To The Ground As Plan B


“I think it’s the ultimate test for my striking. It’s still the biggest challenge. He was a K-1 champion, which is the greatest striking event in the world. He’s a very strong guy, good, but I trust in myself a lot and I try for the knockout in all of my fights. Regardless of him being a striker or not, I’m going for the knockout… Jiu-jitsu can be Plan B. I’m an MMA fighter, training in everything. I’m well prepared to fight, whether standing or on the ground, and if I find it necessary to take it to the ground, it will happen.”

UFC heavyweight champion, Junior dos Santos, recently talked to sherdog.com about his upcoming title fight against Alistair Overeem.

Both are strikers, JDS with a boxing base and Overeem a K-1 champion, but whose style will prevail?

Read More: Junior Dos Santos (News), Alistair Overeem (News), UFC 146

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