Alistair Overeem Failed Pre-Fight Drug Test, World Shocked (Not)

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Alistair Overeem weighed in at 263 pounds when he fought Brock Lesnar in December. Those who saw the fight know that every ounce of that 263 pounds was muscle with little or no fat on him. Alistair Overeem also fought at 205 pounds as recently as 2007 and had been moving ...

Alistair Overeem Charged With Misdemeanor Battery

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Heavyweight Alistair Overeem made his UFC debut with a splash on December 30 with a first-round knockout of former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar. Apparently Overeem didn't stop there, as he got into a tussle a few days later and has now been charged with misdemeanor battery in Las Vegas. According to ...

UFC 141: Live Blog

Friday, December 30th, 2011

UFC 141: Live Blog

Alistair Overeem v. Brock Lesnar: Analysis & Prediction

Friday, December 30th, 2011

UFC 141 is finally here! Tonight on Pay-Per-View, MMA fans finally get to watch (or if you're too cheap to order the PPV you can follow the live blog we're doing for FoxSports.com right here on R&R later this evening) two of the best heavyweights on the planet duke it out in this long-awaited clash ...

Doctors Advising Lesnar To Retire?

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

A few weeks ago we heard a rumor floating around MMA circles that Brock Lesnar's recovery from his second bout with diverticulitis might not be going as well as was being reported. While the UFC has targeted a late 2011/early 2012 return for the former heavyweight champion, we had been ...

Alistair Overeem Fired By Strikeforce

Saturday, July 30th, 2011

In what is one of the more stunning developments we've ever seen in mixed martial arts, Strikeforce has fired its heavyweight champion, Alistair Overeem. Overeem was originally supposed to fight on Sept. 10 on Showtime in the semifinals of Strikeforce's heavyweight Grand Prix, but publicly stated that he wouldn't be ready ...