So Alistair Overeem says he's down to only 210 lbs now... Right.
For some weird reason, people love talking about Alistair Overeem's weight. So much so that he receives today's Tweet of the Day honors for getting the internet in a frenzy and reigniting all the talk about him slimming down -- all with a single typo tweet.
Donald Cerrone and the guys at Jackson's had a game of frisbee, and when asked about his weight, here's what Overeem replied: @mattiefranco25 @Cowboycerrone @TimKennedyMMA 210lb read news >>
Following their gym incident last week, it appears as though Alistair Overeem and Andre Arlovski are once again on friendly terms. While many assumed that things had gone permanently sour for Alistair Overeem at his new gym, Jackson's MMA in Albuquerque, New Mexico, it appears as though he has managed to mend fences with "The Pitbul" Andrei Arlovski, whom he had allegedly injured last week during a sparring session.
Arlovski revealed last week that he had almost been hospitalized by "The Reem" d read news >>
Imagine me and you, I do. I think about you day and night, it's only right. To think about the guy you injured, and hold him tight. So happy, togetherrrrrrr.
Silly media! Everything is hunky dory over at Jackson's MMA, so take your click-bait and go fishing someplace else!
That's the message behind this adorable selfie from Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Alistair Overeem, who appears to be overly-chummy with fellow Albuquerque team mate Andrei Arlovski. I guess that means "The read news >>
UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone believes his teammate Alistair Overeem is being unjustly attacked for his sparring style in the gym. Following the recent string of controversies that shed an unfavourable light on Alistair Overeem, at least one of his teammates is prepared to defend the Dutch heavyweight for his sparring style in the gym.
Donald Cerrone took to twitter on Thursday afternoon to defend Overeem after the kickboxer came under fire for playing a part in Jon Jones' knee injury that forc read news >>
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"The Pitbull" was able to get medically cleared, but this can't be good for Overeem's reputation, which is currently on life support. The hits keep on coming for Alistair Overeem.
Not long after former Blackzilian teammate Anthony Johnson accused "The Reem" of purposely hurting Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones during training, Andrei Arlovski has come out and pretty much confirmed "Rumble's" claims.
Speaking to SportsRu (via Bloody Elbow), Arlovski says t read news >>
It hasn't been a great week for UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem. After being pegged as the man responsible for derailing a title bout between light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, Overeem's own teammate is now speaking out against his training habits. Fellow heavyweight Andrei Arlovski has trained alongside Overeem since the former Strikeforce champion arrived at Jackson's MMA in April, but may have already seen enough.
"I do not like to wash dirty linen in public, but in the read news >>
Alistair Overeem isn't a popular guy lately.
Not that he's ever won a popularity contest with MMA fans, but Overeem has left fans with a sour taste in their mouths following the news that he injured UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones in preparation for Jones' fight against Daniel Cormier at UFC 178.
Although the injury was pegged as accidental by nearly everyone involved, former UFC heavyweight champ Andrei Arlovski believes differently. He spoke with Sports.ru, and the interview was trans read news >>
And "Rumble" wouldn't mind getting the opportunity to knock his former Blackzilian teammate's head clean off. Sorry Greg Jackson, but Anthony Johnson isn't buying your story.
After Jon Jones was forced to bow out of his light heavyweight title fight against Daniel Cormier at UFC 178 due to an injury, Jackson (Jon's trainer) revealed that it was during a training session with Alistair Overeem when "Bones" suffered the unfortunate tear in his knee.
Johnson, Alistair's former Blackzilian teammate, read news >>
And Alistair Overeem by next summer?
Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender, Anthony Johnson, is making life easier for promotion matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby, recently telling UFC.com that he already has his next two fights lined up.
And it starts with Ryan Bader in October. "Hopefully I'll be able to fight in late October or something like that if there are any fights open. I was hoping I could fight Ryan Bader in late October and fight [Gustafsson] on th read news >>
With UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones now facing Daniel Cormier in January, Anthony Johnson is already thinking ahead. UFC president Dana White claimed Johnson could be next for an odd man out Alexander Gustafsson, but 'Rumble' has other plans.
"Hopefully I'll be able to fight in late October or something like that if there are any fights open," Johnson told UFC.com."I was hoping I could fight Ryan Bader in late October and fight [Gustafsson] on the Jon Jones card. That's my idea. "Peopl read news >>
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Surging UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson is no fan of ex-Strikeforce/K-1 champ Alistair Overeem, largely since he believes "The Demolition Man" would intentionally hurt people in training. Speaking with Fighters Only magazine, "Rumble" said he isn't surprised "The Reem" is the one who hurt 205-pound champ Jon Jones in training, also noting he'd make one more trip to heavyweight to settle the grudge with Overeem. Greg Jackson says it wasn't on purpose, but I know the man and when h read news >>