Posts Tagged ‘Alistair Overeem’

ABROCKALYPSE NOW

December 30, 2011

Photo by Matt Brown Heavy.com

Here’s a fraction of great UFC 141 coverage from all over the interwebz. The links to the articles and videos are followed by video stills and brief excerpts.

Kevin Lole of YahooSports discusses the Lesnar Rules

“He’s so hard to read, man,” White said of Lesnar. “One minute you could be hanging out with him and you’re like, ‘Oh, Brock’s in a good mood today.’ Then you meet him the next day and he’s back to being the old Brock. He’s a very, very tough guy to read.”

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UFC 141 Weigh In: Brock Lesnar 266 & Alistair Overeem 263

December 29, 2011

After the two heavyweights weighed in, Alistair Overeem restated his prediction that he was going to knock Brock out in the 2nd round. Lesnar left the stage area before Joe Rogan could get a comment.

See the video and gifs of the weigh in after the jump!

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“I’m the underdog with a big bite” ~ Brock Lesnar

December 29, 2011

Watch yesterday’s UFC 141 Pre-Fight press conference with Brock Lesnar, Alistair Overeem, Dana White, and co-headliners, Nate Diaz and Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. Here are two key points from the presser:

17:40 Brock’s thoughts on his UFC on Fox analyst debut
19:50 Does Brock Lesnar still represent the world of WWE?

Countdown to UFC 141

December 27, 2011

Brock Lesnar is ready for battle

December 27, 2011

James Law, Heavy.com

From MMAFighting.com

Arial Helwani interviews Brock Lesnar 72 hours before his fight against Alistair Overeem at UFC 141 in Las Vegas.

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00:30 His FOX broadcasting debut
01:00 On whether or not he was going to be in the UFC after surgery
02:50 How the Overeem offer was presented
04:00 His legacy of never fighting inferior opponents
04:25 Getting ready for Overeem and his weaknesses

See Helwani’s interview with Alistair Overeem after the jump!

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Brock Lesnar and Alistair Overeem hype up UFC 141

November 12, 2011

Brock Lesnar and his UFC 141 opponent, Alistair Overeem, hyped up UFC 141 and gave their predictions for this weekend’s main event match up between Cain Velasquez vs. Junior Dos Santos on UFC on FOX 1. The video and a brief excerpt are after the jump.

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