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Alistair Overeem is signed to fight Big Foot Silva at UFC 156. Overeem however is suspended and needed to plea forgiveness to the NSAC on Tuesday to get re-licensed. He did and will take only his second UFC fight in February.
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It is official–Alistair Overeem has been licensed to fight in the State of Nevada next month at UFC 156. The Nevada State Athletic Commission met with the heavyweight contender and unanimously voted for his licensure in the State.
The hearing took place Tuesday afternoon during the NSAC’s traditional monthly meetings and was significantly shorter than their prior encounter...
Former heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos showing us what the back of Nike 1 looks like…Junior looks like he’s healed fast. I wanna see him vs “The Reem” as soon as he’s back in action.
JDS’ Face Round By Round
Dos Santos Has Message For His Fans
As expected, the Nevada State Athletic Commission has ended Alistair Overeem’s (Pictured) nine-month testosterone suspension. The committee voted unanimously during Tuesday’s hearing to reissue the UFC heavyweight his fight license, green lighting his February 2nd scrap against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.
Last March, the NSAC sprung a surprise drug test on the six featured...
Alistair Overeem had a meeting today with the Nevada State Athletic Commision and was granted permission to fight again. Overeem’s next scheduled opponent is set to be Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva at UFC 156 in February. “Today I went for my license,” Overeem told MMAjunkie ”I’m very happy to inform you guys that I got licensed to fight [...]
Alistair Overeem was allowed to return from a nine-month drug ban as the Nevada State Athletic Commission unanimously approved his license to fight at a hearing in Las Vegas on Tuesday.
Overeem -- who was suspended after a random test conducted by the NSAC in March showed elevated testosterone levels -- is slated to resume his career in the Octagon at UFC 156 on Feb. 2. Overeem...
The Demolition Man is back. HW Division has to be on notice. Bigfoot will be the fist vict…err opponent for Overeem.
Overeem On Cover Of Fight Mag
Overeem VS Bob Sapp Arm Wrestle
Who is the baddest man on the planet? This unofficial title, often a self-styled mantra, is synonymous with the alpha male of combat sports, the world's most daunting fighter.
Today, boxing and MMA are usually at the heart of this hypothetical debate. Both have their respective heavyweight champions and so here begins the usual bar-room banter and internet forum discussions...
UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem had dinner last night with music pioneer Dr. Dre…Hopefully “The Reem” didn’t trust him enough to get an injection or two.
Alistair Overeem Gets His License Back
Overeem VS Bob Sapp Arm Wrestle
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