Search Results For "Alistair Overeem"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Overeem: Velasquez will beat JDS
Overeem: Velasquez will beat JDS
"I think Cain Velasquez is going to do good in this next fight," said Alistair Overeem. "So I'll not be fighting Junior Dos Santos for the belt, I'll be fighting Cain."
10/25/2012 mmainterviews
White: JDS begged me for Overeem fight
White: JDS begged me for Overeem fight
Per the usual, UFC President Dana White was open in speaking on the situation, contradicting the thoughts of the current heavyweight champion.
10/25/2012 The Underground
Manager: Overeem's priority is to fight ASAP, title or not
Manager: Overeem's priority is to fight ASAP, title or not
The UFC can’t book him a fight until he [Alistair Overeem] gets licensed. So right now it’s all talk,” said Overeem’s manager Glenn Robinson of Authentic Sports Management.
10/24/2012 mmaweekly.com
White: Overeem to fight winner of JDS vs. Cain, possibly in March or April
White: Overeem to fight winner of JDS vs. Cain, possibly in March or April
"The winner of that fight will fight Overeem (in March or April)," said UFC President Dana White arly Sunday following the post-event news conference for UFC 153.
10/14/2012 mmajunkie.com
Velasquez: The path to Overeem goes through me
Velasquez: The path to Overeem goes through me
Cain Velasquez reaffirmed his bout with Junior Dos Santos, despite the feeling that the champion would rather fight Alistair Overeem first.
09/25/2012 axs.tv
Evans, Reem weigh-in on Belfort's advantages
Evans, Reem weigh-in on Belfort's advantages
Teammates and fellow Blackzilians discuss what sets Victor Belfort apart from opponent Jon Jones and what Jones should fear most when the two step into the Octagon.
09/20/2012 ufc.com
Most experienced UFC fighter, by division
Most experienced UFC fighter, by division
Vitor Belfort made his MMA debut in October 1996, but he is not even the most experienced challenger Jon Jones has met during his reign at Light Heavyweight.
09/11/2012 bleacherreport.com
JDS: 'Reem deserves a beating not a title shot
JDS: 'Reem deserves a beating not a title shot
"Overeem didn’t deserve a title shot. Cain deserves it and that’s why we’re fighting. Overeem deserves to a beating and I’m going to arrange that," said JDS.
09/03/2012 tatame.com
Manager: Alistair Overeem won't wait for a title fight
Manager: Alistair Overeem won't wait for a title fight
“...he would have loved to have had the opportunity to fight for the title, but Alistair is a fighter, and as a fighter he will fight whoever they put in front of him..."
08/27/2012 mmaweekly.com
JDS: I want to beat [Overeem] one day
JDS: I want to beat [Overeem] one day
Undefeated heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos sat down with Jon Anik for a 1-on-1 face-to-face discussion about JDS's upcoming fight against Cain Velasquez.
08/15/2012 UFC Insider
Total Recall: The MMA Week in Review
Total Recall: The MMA Week in Review
Frankie Edgar feels the heat, Melvin Guillard perishes in friendly fire, Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey sail into mainstream, and finally Alistair Overeem kyboshed.
08/14/2012 The Underground Blog
Kizer: No way for Overeem to be licensed early
Kizer: No way for Overeem to be licensed early
"We're going to go in front of the commission sooner with the argument of good behavior," said Alistair Overeem. "Maybe a conditional license..."
08/10/2012 The Underground
Reem: JDS is afraid of me, pretended not to speak English
Reem: JDS is afraid of me, pretended not to speak English
Alistair Overeem: "First he wants to fight Cain [Velasquez] and now me. Talk all you want. Come into the Octagon. I will immediately say yes. Give me and the fans what they want.
08/08/2012 mmamania.com
Velasquez to JDS: You gotta get through me first
Velasquez to JDS: You gotta get through me first
"I know fans want to see that, but like I said before whoever is next in line, you have to fight him. You being the champion need to fight the guy next in line, not pick and choose who you fight."
08/06/2012 mmafighting.com
Dos Santos calls for bout with Oveereem, not Velasquez
Dos Santos calls for bout with Oveereem, not Velasquez
Junior Dos Santos: 'Alistair Overeem is a punk. He's got a big mouth and he's been saying lots of bad things about me. I want to knock him out now.' "
08/05/2012 espn.com
Reem: I don't need warm up, ready for title fight
Reem: I don't need warm up, ready for title fight
"For me it doesn't matter when I fight," said Alistair Overeem. "I don't need to have a warm-up fight. I'm gonna leave that up to the gentlemen of the UFC to decide."
07/26/2012 mmaweekly.com
Werdum: Giving a title shot to Overeem 'not right'
Werdum: Giving a title shot to Overeem 'not right'
Fabricio Werdum: "[For] Alistair Overeem to come back now and fight for the title, it's not good," he said. "Because he [has] no respect for me and other guys.
07/20/2012 yahoo.com
Reem: 'We’re going to try to get licensed sooner'
Reem: 'We’re going to try to get licensed sooner'
"We’re going to try to get licensed sooner and I’m confident that I will succeed," said Alistair Overeem, who hopes to be on a planned New Years Eve show.
07/18/2012 blogs.bettor.com
Reem: JDS is afraid to fight me
Reem: JDS is afraid to fight me
Alistair Overeem: "He's going to hit and run, or he's going to go down. Either way, he's [Junior Dos Santos] going to leave that octagon a loser."
07/08/2012 mmajunkie.com
Overeem back on White's good side
Overeem back on White's good side
Dana White: "We all make mistakes and we all do stupid s--t. I say this all the time. It’s all in how you handle yourself after. He handled himself like a f---ing stud."
07/08/2012 mmafighting.com
Overeem breaks silence, still wants title shot
Overeem breaks silence, still wants title shot
Alistair Overeem: "When I'm back in there, hopefully in December, hopefully for the title, I'm going to show the world I'm number one."
06/27/2012 mmafighting.com
Alistair Overeem taking voluntary drug test today
Alistair Overeem taking voluntary drug test today
Alistair Overeem, currently under suspension for PEDs, just announced on Twitter that is taking a voluntary drug test to build confidence with the NSAC.
06/20/2012 twitter.com
Fertitta: Overeem unlikely to be booked in December
Fertitta: Overeem unlikely to be booked in December
"That's speculation," Lorenzo Fertitta said in a text to ESPN.com. "It's in the NSAC's hands. (The UFC) can't be presumptuous."
06/19/2012 espn.com
Reem: I'll be fighting again in December
Reem: I'll be fighting again in December
The NSAC suspended Alistair Overeem for nine months; he can reapply for a fight license on 12/27, in time for the UFC's year-end Las Vegas blockbuster 12/29.
06/19/2012 mmajunkie.com
JDS requests blood test for Overeem
JDS requests blood test for Overeem
Junior Dos Santos: "I think we both need to do that. I want a clean fight and he needs to prove he is not under any kind of substances."
06/14/2012 espn.com