- 2 months ago
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Fight results from the regional circuit featuring big show veterans. Now operating in "Super Official Front Page Mode!" Another UFC-heavy weekend yields light action from name fighters on the regional circuit. Is this an actual strategy on the part of smaller promoters--avoiding spending the money on name fighters during a weekend that most people will be occupied by the UFC--or is it merely a coincidence? The July 4th holiday may have also played a factor. Insight/ideas into this are, of course read news >>
- 5 months ago
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Well known kickboxer in the Eastern-Europe Konstantin "Bear-Slayer" Gluhov ones again, in their rematch, knocked out PRIDE veteran Valentijn "Python" Overeem and defended his PFC Heavyweight belt. Pancrase Fighting Championship 7 took place on April 12 at Marseille, France.
Like in the first fight Gluhov knocked out the Dutch in the opening round. We don't yet have the video of the fight, but you can check out their first fight below. read news >>
Valentijn Overeem is injured and out of his scheduled CFA 11 main event bout with UFC and Strikeforce veteran Mike Kyle. Travis Wiuff has agreed to take his place. read news >>
Valentijn Overeem has suffered an injury and will be unable to compete against Mike Kyle as expected at CFA 11. read news >>
A rib injury has knocked Valentijn Overeem from a main event heavyweight fight later this month against Mike Kyle, and Travis Wiuff will step up in his place at Championship Fighting Alliance 11 in Florida. read news >>
Championship Fighting Alliance (CFA) on Wednesday officially announced that his Miami-based MMA organization has closed a deal with AXS TV that includes its May 24 event “CFA 11.” read news >>
UFC and StrikeForce veteran Mike Kyle (19-9-1 MMA) will fight Valentijn Overeem (32-30 MMA) at Championship Fighting Alliance's 11th event on May 24 at BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Florida.
Kyle is the King of the Cage Light Heavyweight champion. He holds notable wins over James Irvin, Rafael Cavalcante and Tsuyoshi Kohsaka. However Kyle lost his last fight against Gegard Mousasi by submission (rear naked choke) at the end of round one at final StrikeForce event on January 12, 2013 in read news >>
A heavyweight bout between former Strikeforce fighters Mike Kyle and Valentijn Overeem is set for Championship Fighting Alliance's 11th event, which is slated for May 24 at BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Fla. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Valentijn Overeem doesn't know why his brother, Alistair Overeem, tested positive for elevated levels of testosterone prior
a fight against champ Junior Dos Santos.
But he said it would be news to him if Alistair needed the hormone for medical reasons, as recent speculation would indicate.
"Because I know him so well that I think I should be aware of something
like that," Valentijn Overeem today told MMAjunkie.com. "If that was the case, I think I would know. I
would be surprised."
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For a brief moment, Valentijn Overeem looked like his younger brother.
Filling in for K-1 star Jerome Le Banner on short notice, the elder Overeem overwhelmed underskilled Polish kickboxer Marcin Rozalski Saturday in their headlining feature at KSW 18 "Unfinished Sympathy" in Plock, Poland. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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French kickboxing veteran Jerome Le Banner has suffered a knee injury and will be unable to compete against Polish talent Marcin Rozalski at KSW 18. read news >>