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Alistair Overeem: Ben Rothwell didn't knock me out and I easily beat him nine out of 10 times

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Alistair Overeem doesn't sound that broken up over his loss to Ben Rothwell, which took place last September on FOX Sports 1. That's because "Demolition Man" simply got caught by a fighter...Show More Summary

Brock Lesnar Using Possible Return to UFC As Leverage in WWE Contract Negotiations

There are reports that Brock Lesnar’s WWE contract is set to expire in April of next year, just after WrestleMania 31. Lesnar, who retired from the UFC after his loss to Alistair Overeem in December of 2011, has been rumored to return...Show More Summary

UFC 181: Travis Browne won't knockout Brendan Schaub, prefers to punish him for three full rounds

And it's all because "Big Brown" (and his opinions) simply rub the towering Hawaiian the wrong way. In his previous three wins, Travis Browne knocked out perennial heavyweight contenders Gabriel Gonzaga, Alistair Overeem, and Josh Barnett...Show More Summary

The Pros and Cons of Fighting in a Smaller UFC Octagon

Chances are you probably did a double-take when you saw Ben Rothwell and Alistair Overeem take center of the Octagon at UFC Fight Night 50 earlier this month. The heavyweight fighters, already gargantuan in size, seemed bigger. A lot...Show More Summary

Alistair Overeem and 4 UFC Fighters Most in Need of a Victory

All fighters age. Sometimes, even those in their prime lose a step or are unable to compete with today’s blend of diverse mixed martial artists. In fact, the following men—Alistair Overeem, Dan Henderson, Frank Mir, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira...Show More Summary

Alistair Overeem vs. Stefan Struve Set for UFC on Fox 13

It’ll be a quick turnaround for Alistair Overeem, who is coming off a shocking TKO loss to Ben Rothwell, when he steps back into the Octagon on December 13 at UFC on Fox 13 to take on fellow ranked heavyweight Stefan Struve, according...Show More Summary

UFC Booking Alert: Alistair Overeem vs. Stefan Struve, Lyoto Machida vs. CB Dollaway Added to December Cards

("Whoooo...whoooo...whoooo wrecked another one of my goddamned parlays?" / Photo via With three knockout losses in his last four fights, Alistair Overeem has become almost the biggest bust in UFC history. Show More Summary

UFC on FOX 13: Alistair Overeem vs. Stefan Struve booked for Dec. 13 in Phoenix

Last chance! Embattled Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Alistair Overeem is getting another shot to get his Octagon career off life support, when he takes on fellow struggling heavyweight Stefan Struve at the UFC on FOX 13 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Dec. Show More Summary

Upbeat Alistair Overeem eyes quick UFC turnaround after knockout loss to Ben Rothwell

After getting his clock cleaned by "Big Ben" a few days back, "The Reem" is "in a good place," eying a return to the Octagon as soon as possible. Despite getting knocked out by Ben Rothwell at UFC Fight Night 50 on Sept. 5, 2014, inside...Show More Summary

Junior dos Santos abandons Alistair Overeem fight, says UFC is hard for 'Reem'

(Cue Leben voice) "Maybe he can go back to Japan where the competition is a little easier."

Dana White Says Alistair Overeem Will Get Another Fight

Despite dropping three out of his last four, Alistair Overeem will remain on the UFC's roster, according to President Dana White. "He's still one of the top-10 heavyweights in the world, and we'll get him another fight," White said on...Show More Summary

Dana White: Alistair Overeem is still Top 10-ranked Heavyweight, will get another UFC fight

Uno mas! Despite losing three of his four most recent mixed martial arts (MMA) matches inside the Octagon, and garnering an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) "bust" label along the way, Alistair Overeem will get one more chance to...Show More Summary

Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva Slams 'Despicable' Alistair Overeem

This week has not been kind to former Strikeforce heavyweight champ Alistair Overeem. Not only did he lose his UFC Fight Night 50 co-main event bout against Ben Rothwell, but it seems like everyone is jumping at the chance to kick the man while he's down. The latest to join in the discussion is Overeem's UFC 156 opponent, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. Show More Summary

UFC Quick Quote: Bigfoot Silva takes credit for ruining Alistair Overeem's chin

"I was flying to Brazil and at the airport and I had the opportunity to sit and watch the Overeem fight. He is a comedy, a cartoon. You have to feel sorry for a guy like that. He is reaping what he sowed. Who plants the good reaps good. Show More Summary

Real-Life Rocky: Underdog Uses Busted-Up Arm to Knock Out Opponent

Mashantucket, Conn.— Ben Rothwell felt his right arm break blocking an Alistair Overeem kick this weekend. He didn’t get to call timeout. The rules didn’t permit him to ask his coach to put in a substitute. He couldn’t go back to the...Show More Summary

Latest UFC rankings update: Alistair Overeem plummets following UFC Fight Night 50, while Jacare Souza soars to No. 2

In addition, former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez debuts on the charts at No. 14. Not to beat a dead horse, but things are going from bad to worse for Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Alistair Overeem, who...Show More Summary

Despite recent beef, Anthony Johnson defends Alistair Overeem's performance at UFC Fight Night 50

"Rumble" isn't about to pour salt on a very wounded "Reem." Are you surprised? Alistair Overeem's loss to Ben Rothwell via first round knockout (KO) this past Friday (Sept. 5, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 50 (video), which went down at Foxwoods...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 50 Results: Ben Rothwell Slams 'Dirty' Alistair Overeem

It's not too often you hear the phrase "sore winner" used in combat sports (who complains about a win?) but Ben Rothwell is trying his hardest. Speaking to Submission Radio, Rothwell slammed his UFC Fight Night 50 opponent Alistair Overeem based on some tactics used by "The Reem." "I almost yelled at him in the fight," Rothwell said. Show More Summary

Ben Rothwell slams 'dirty' Alistair Overeem for dishonorable 'street fighting' tactics at UFC Fight Night 50

I'm gonna go out on a limb here and suggest that Ben Rothwell is not a fan of the oblique kick. If this complaint sounds familiar, it's because the push kick to the planted knee is a tactic seen from other fighters at the Jackson's MMA camp in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Show More Summary

Alistair Overeem comments on 'mistake' that cost him Ben Rothwell fight at UFC Fight Night 50

Yesterday I was in a great shape and prep was superb! Thanks to all involved, from coaches to fysio's! You were all great. About the fight - I made a mistake! Hearing Ben's arm crack on one of the kicks I didn't expect him to counterpunch with the same arm.. Show More Summary

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