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UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Overeem Press Conference Next Tuesday | Open To The Public (Las Vegas)

The BIGGEST collection of heavyweight title contenders will be on display this Memorial Day weekend as the Ultimate Fighting Championship presents UFC 146: DOS SANTOS vs. OVEREEM from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 26.

In the night’s main event, newly-crowned UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos defends his title against menacing finisher Alistair Overeem, while in the co-main event, former heavyweight champions Cain Velasquez and Frank Mir collide to determine the division’s number one contender.

Three other gigantic heavyweight fights round out the main card, including: Roy “Big Country” Nelson vs. Antonio “Big Foot” Silva; Gabriel Gonzaga vs. the unbeaten Shane Del Rosario; Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve vs. Mark “The Super Samoan” Hunt. In total, the main card of UFC 146 includes over 2,000 pounds of the best heavyweights in the world.

A press conference is planned for Tuesday, March 27 at 11 a.m. PT from the MGM Hotel Lobby in Las Vegas. The event is FREE and open to the public. Dos Santos, Overeem, Velasquez, Mir, Nelson and Silva will join UFC President Dana White at the presser.

“Our Memorial Day weekend events in Las Vegas are always big, but Junior dos Santos vs. Alistair Overeem is one of the most exciting heavyweight fights ever!” UFC President Dana White said. “The all-heavyweight main card features five guys ranked in the top 10. This is the most heavyweights on a UFC card in history. You don’t want to miss this!”

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13 Responses to “UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Overeem Press Conference Next Tuesday | Open To The Public (Las Vegas)”

  1. CrAzyBK64 says:

    Dos Santos, First Round Knocc Out, you heard it here first bitches

  2. danielrchargers says:

    Overeem, First Round Knocc Out, your read it here first Sandwiches.

  3. true mma says:

    JDS knocks out that overrated, can make it at LHW, blame it on my little crying baby fool.

  4. Xaninho says:

    I really think Overeem has a good chance of taking that belt. It won’t go the full 5 rounds is one thing that’s certain.

  5. Bennyboy says:

    Overeem got a glass chin its not gonna take much for JDS to knock him out

    • Xaninho says:

      pff another one…he was (T)KO’d only 6 times in 47 fights! Randy Couture got (T)KO’d 6 times in just 30 fights, does he have a glass jaw too?

      JDS can take anyone out, except Roy Nelson, but he’s a freak of nature.

    • GET RID OF FITCH (forever) says:

      This fight will be decided by which fighter lands the first big shot. I like both these guys the same so i’m going to be sad fro whoever loses. Now if this was Overeem or JDS vs Cain and his Brown pride i would be of course rooting against cain. Besides teh fact i cannot stand AKA even though the person who I hate the most is no longer there in one arragant bastard by the name of Dave “FAKE JITS” Camarillo. I can’t believe in 6 years plus of training Jon Fitch he hasn’t been able to teach him any submissions. Because of coaches like Camirillo we have to endure the boring ass “FITCHING” of one JON “lay n pray” FITCH. how he calls himself a blackbelt i will never understand. I think Fitch got his jits blackbelt out of a cereal box

  6. true mma says:

    Sorry Overeem your run ends here.

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