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Overeem loses titelgevecht in the UFC after knockout

Overeem loses titelgevecht in the UFC after knockout

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Alistair Overeem is in the night from Saturday to Sunday (Dutch time) and not managed to get the UFC title to conquer.

The Dutch heavyweight was in the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland in the first round knock-out beaten by the U.s. holder Stipe Miocic.

Overeem had after Bas Rutten, that the title in 1999 conquered, the second Dutch champion ever in the UFC can be.

The 36-year-old MMA fighter earned his titelgevecht thanks to a number of victories in a row. The past period of time, he defeated his fellow countryman, Stefan Struve, Roy Nelson, Junior dos Santos and Andrei Arlovski.

In total, Overeem prior to the titelduel with Miocic nine UFC fights to his name. Six times he won, three battles were lost.

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