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  1. Holly Holm vs. Megan Anderson Bumps Overeem vs. Blaydes from UFC 225 PPV to PrelimsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sherdog

    UFC 225 has undergone some shuffling at the top of the card. The promotion announced Saturday night that a heavyweight bout pitting Alistair Overeem against Curtis Blaydes has been moved from the pay-per-view lineup to the Fox Sports 1-televised portion of the prelims.

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  2. Blaydes Vs. Overeem Moved To UFC 225 PrelimsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    ... main event are finding themselves on the prelims, including a heavyweight scrap between Curtis Blaydes and Alistair Overeem. During Saturday's UFC Chile card, the UFC revealed tha Blaydes vs. Overeem would now be the featured prelim, making room for ...

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  3. PHOTOS: UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic readies to defend title against Daniel Cormier in JulyRead the original story

    Monday May 14 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic celebrates a successful defense of the title against Alistair Overeem in the main event of UFC 203 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland.

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  4. UFC vs. Bellator head-to-head Saturday night battle looks to split audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | MMAFighting.com

    ... was at the time, as he was coming off one of those knockouts that you'll never forget in a quick win over Alistair Overeem , the 350,000 buys UFC 220 drew on pay-per-view was less than most expectations. It's impossible to say with certainty if ...

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  5. Dutch Muay Thai: Essential Moves to Remember - Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | BloodyElbow

    ... knee attacks from the clinch and the half clinch. A famous example of this aspect of Dutch kickboxing is Alistair Overeem . Elbows are also used but knee attacks are the most effective weapons in the arsenal of a Dutch style kickboxer. These ...

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  6. Lewis: Ngannou 'got to where he's at right now on luck'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | BloodyElbow

    Since his UFC debut in 2015, Francis Ngannou scored one highlight reel knockout after another, defeating the likes of Curtis Blaydes , Andrei Arlovski , and Alistair Overeem along the way. This has led to him being granted a title shot against Stipe Miocic at UFC 220 in January, a fight he lost via unanimous decision.

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  7. Derrick Lewis Says Francis Ngannou Found Success Beating Up 'Old Guys'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | Sherdog

    Two of the Ultimate Fighting Championship 's most powerful men are set to collide in a heavyweight bout on July 7 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas when Francis Ngannou faces Derrick Lewis . Ngannou had a breakout year in 2017, with victories over Andrei Arlovski and Alistair Overeem before earning a title shot against Stipe Miocic in January.

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  8. Derrick Lewis: 'Luck' of facing 'old guys' with no chins...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | MMAFighting.com

    ... Miocic earlier this year at UFC 220 . Ngannou's road to the top was expedited by big wins over aging names Alistair Overeem and Andrei Arlovski , both of whom are world-class heavyweights whose best days are likely behind them. Because of that, ...

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  9. UFC 225 fighters warned about Illinois zero-tolerance policy for marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 29 | BloodyElbow

    ... have affected at least one fighter on the UFC 225 card before. Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes , who fights Alistair Overeem on the card, tested positive for marijuana at a Houston event where he defeated Adam Milstead . Because of the zero-tolerance ...

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  10. Conor McGregor drops out of the top 10 in Times' MMA rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Los Angeles Times

    It has been an uneventful month in the heavyweight division and there isn't much of note scheduled in May either. The next heavyweight bout with major ranking repercussions is Alistair Overeem vs. Curtis Blaydes, scheduled to take place at UFC 225 in June.

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  11. Ngannou Meets 'Black Beast' At UFC 226 In Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | MMA Mania

    ... six of his Octagon appearances via finish, including an all-time legendary knockout of heavyweight veteran Alistair Overeem. Lewis, 33, recently got back in the win column with a third-round TKO finish of Polish contender Marcin Tybura this past ...

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  12. Francis Ngannou vs. Derrick Lewis booked for UFC 226Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | BloodyElbow

    ... majority of the contest. Prior to that, he won six UFC fights in a row, including a first-round stoppage of Alistair Overeem last December. Lewis (19-5) is coming off a third-round TKO win over Marcin Tybura at UFC Fight Night 126 two months ago. ...

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  13. Don't Call It A ComebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | MMA Mania

    ... champion Fedor Emelianenko, ex-UFC heavyweight titleholder Andrei Arlovski, and former Strikeforce kingpin Alistair Overeem. Whether or not he can recapture some of that former glory - and some of that former TRT - remains to be seen.

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  14. 5 Things You Might Not Know About Alistair OvereemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Sherdog

    Beating down a mountain of a man like Brock Lesnar may seem like a formidable task, but Alistair Overeem did the deed in less than three minutes. All eyes were glued to the UFC 141 main event on Dec. 30, 2011, as Overeem locked horns with the former World Wrestling Entertainment superstar at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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  15. UFC news, rumors: Fabricio Werdum addresses KO loss, Curtis Blaydes makes UFC 226 pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | CBS Sports

    As he was riding a two-fight win streak since his loss to Alistair Overeem at UFC 213, former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum had aspirations of eventually earning a shot at the title once again very soon. Well, those title aspirations went down with Werdum during the main event of UFC Fight Night London this past Saturday.

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  16. Yoel Romero Says Middleweight Title Fight vs. Robert Whittaker Set for UFC 225Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Sherdog

    ... and BJPenn.com . The title tilt is expected to serve as the UFC 225 main event. The card will also see Alistair Overeem meet Curtis Blaydes at heavyweight, while Joseph Benavidez will return to take on Sergio Pettis in a flyweight scrap. Phil Brooks ...

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  17. CM Punk Hints That Next Octagon Appearance Will Be at UFC 225 in Chicago on June 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Sherdog

    ... viewers to pay-per-view. While the card also featured a heavyweight title fight between Stipe Miocic and Alistair Overeem , a fair amount of that interest could be attributed to Punk. Punk did not mention an opponent in his tweet, but he has been ...

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  18. Rashad Evans Returns to Light Heavyweight, Meets Anthony Smith at UFC 225Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Sherdog

    ... place at the United Center in Chicago on June 9 and also features a pivotal heavyweight matchup pitting Alistair Overeem against Curtis Blaydes . Evans, who captured the 205-pound belt with a third-round technical knockout of Forrest Griffin at UFC ...

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  19. Lausa confirmed for UFC Fight Night SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Filipino cage fighter Jenel Lausa will once again step inside the Octagon as he is scheduled to square off against Ashkhan "The Assassin" Mokhtarian at UFC Fight Night Singapore on June 23. Lausa posted on Facebook to confirm that he will be engaging with the Iranian-Australian Mokhtarian. "Jenel 'The Demolition Man' Lausa vs Ashkhan 'The Assassin' Mokhtarian at UFC Fight Night Singapore on June 23!" he wrote.

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  20. Lewis: I hope to fight Ngannou 'before he turns 50 on us'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | BloodyElbow

    Coming off a huge victory against Marcin Tybura almost three weeks ago in Austin, Texas, Derrick Lewis rightfully plans to move further forward in his fighting career. So for his next fight, "The Black Beast" is looking at facing the hard-hitting Francis Ngannou , and he hopes for it to happen sooner than later.

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