ALISTAIR OVEREEM, a legendary Dutch boxer, has signed for Honor.
Therefore, after 11 years of MMA sports, Overeem returned to Taekwondo. The Dutchman’s Taekwondo career was a success, achieved 10 wins and 4 losses, and won the K-1 championship.
Ten years ago, he decided to devote himself to the sport of mixed martial arts. He stayed until March of this year when he was fired by the UFC.
“The last game is over, but what a wonderful game. The first 10 years have been the best experience of my life. Thank you UFC staff, fans and the fighters I have fought. I can’t hope for a better one. Career. Special thanks to Dani “White and Lorenzo Fertiti for making this possible. It’s an honor to fight for you,” Overeem wrote at the time.
In the UFC, he participated in the championship battle. Although he knocked down Stipe Miočić and received him on the guillotine, the American boxer of Croatian descent escaped by chance and finally celebrated. Overeem also fought with Cro Cop in 2008, but the fight stopped after Overeem hit Mirko Filipović in the crotch several times.