Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar spent less than five years competing in professional MMA, but it was one heck of a run. It all came to an end at UFC 141. It was that night that Lesnar faced elite striker Alistair Overeem, and the results were pretty (...)
Junior dos Santos has a pretty good argument when it comes to picking himself as the next heavyweight division No. 1 contender. In less than three weeks, Fabricio Werdum will defend his 265-pound strap against Stipe Miocic in the UFC...Show More Summary
The Times' MMA rankings for April: Heavyweight Fabricio Werdum Cain Velasquez Stipe Miocic Alistair Overeem Junior Dos Santos Ben Rothwell Andrei Arlovski Travis Browne Vitaly Minakov Josh Barnett Junior Dos Santos made a statement in Croatia, scoring an impressive victory over the surging Ben...
Photo by Ed Mulholland/Zuffa LLC With stoppage wins over Brandon Vera, Alistair Overeem, and Matt Mitrione in his wake, Ben Rothwell, a previously hot-and-cold veteran, burst into 2016 looking like he could be contending for the title before the year was out. Show More Summary
Following a rough outing against Alistair Overeem last December, former UFC heavyweight titleholder Junior Dos Santos was back in championship form Sunday, as he won a five-round unanimous decision victory over Ben Rothwell in the main event of UFC Fight … Continue reading ? The post Fight Night Zagreb: Dos Santos Dominates Rothwell for Victory appeared first on Boxing News.
ZAGREB, Croatia – There were doubts Junior Dos Santos would recover form after a knockout loss five months ago against Alistair Overeem. But the former champ showed in his return he is still one of the UFC’s best heavyweights.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
Former UFC Heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski is no stranger to fighting teammates. In fact, "Pit Bull" recently starched Top 10-ranked contender -- and former Jackson-Wink MMA teammate -- Travis Browne in May 2015. But, now the Belarusian...Show More Summary
Heavyweight Fabricio Werdum Cain Velasquez Stipe Miocic Ben Rothwell Alistair Overeem Junior Dos Santos Andrei Arlovski Travis Browne Vitaly Minakov Josh Barnett There’s plenty of significant heavyweight action coming over the next couple months. April 10, #4 Ben Rothwell will look to continue...
After falling to Alistair Overeem via first-round knockout at UFC on FOX 17 last December (see it), Junior dos Santos was looking to get back into the cage sooner, rather than later. The problem? No one seemed keen on accepting a showdown against the heavy-hitting veteran. Show More Summary
Alistair Overeem will face Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA teammate Andrei Arlovski at UFC Fight Night 87 on May 8, 2016, on the mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion's debut card in Rotterdam, Netherlands. While the bout is one fight fans are looking for too, it isn't one Greg Jackson is particularly looking fond of. Show More Summary
If Alistair Overeem wants a UFC title shot, he's going to have to first get past a heavyweight who knows a thing or two about wearing the division strap. Similarly, Andrei Arlovski can get himself back into the title hunt by detonating the chin of "Demolition Man" on what is shaping up to be a stellar FOX Sports 1 offering in the Netherlands. Show More Summary
UFC® today confirmed that No.3 heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem will take on No.5 heavyweight Andrei Arlovski in the main event for the organisation’s debut event in The Netherlands on Sunday, May 8 at Ahoy Rotterdam. .. Click here for more … Continue reading ? The post Overeem and Arlovski to headline UFC debut event in the Netherlands appeared first on Boxing News.
LONDON – UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem is no stranger to fighting teammates, which is how he characterizes his upcoming headliner against Andrei Arlovski.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos
Alistair Overeem was rewarded with a new UFC contract and a main event tilt following a knockout of ex-heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos last December. "The Reem" will face Jackson-Wink MMA teammate Andrei Arlovski at UFC FightShow More Summary
LONDON – A long rumored heavyweight headliner between Andrei Arlovski and Alistair Overeem is finally official for UFC Fight Night 87.Filed under: News, UFC
Derrick Lewis is an intimidating man. If you’re the type of heavyweight who falters in the face of such an intimidating presence, he’d like to extend an invitation to join him in the octagon.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, (...)
Teammates Alistair Overeem and Andrei Arlovski are scheduled to fight each other in UFC's maiden card in the Netherlands.
The Times' MMA rankings for the month of February Heavyweight Fabricio Werdum Cain Velasquez Stipe Miocic Ben Rothwell Alistair Overeem Junior Dos Santos Andrei Arlovski Travis Browne Vitaly Minakov Josh Barnett An impressive victory by Ben Rothwell, submitting Josh Barnett, adds a measure of clarity...
Two heavyweight teammates are expected to clash in May at UFC Fight Night 87.Filed under: News, UFC
Former Strikeforce heavyweight champ and current UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem re-upped with the UFC last week, and it didn't take long for him to get his next fight lined up. According Bleacher Report's Jeremy Botter, the 'Reem will face off with his Jackson-Winkeljohn teammate—Andrei Arlovski. Show More Summary