MMA – Legendary fighters Junior Dos Santos and Alistair Overeem go away the UFC.
As UFC President Dana White hinted, nobody was secure when it got here to departures. Thus, the legends Alistair Overeem and Junior Dos Santos are now not fighters of the group. On a four-game shedding streak by TKO, the 37-year-old Brazilian is launched from his contract by the UFC. Ranked twelfth within the heavyweight class, he has not seen a victory since March 2019 and a TKO in 2e spherical towards Derrick Lewis. JDS has since misplaced to Francis Ngannou, Curtis Blaydes, Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Ciryl Gane. UFC champion from November 2011 to December 2012, the Brazilian himself introduced his departure on Instagram :
“Thank you UFC for these 12 great years! I fought towards the MMA hitmen to get my belt shot. Obtaining and defending it has been one of many nice honors of my life. Thanks to each opponent, thanks to each fan and each reviewer. I’m beginning over, however I’m blissful to maneuver on. 😉🥊👀 OSS. “
seventh within the UFC heavyweight rating, Alistair Overeem can also be launched from his contract in accordance with Mma junkie. At 40, the Dutchman misplaced his final battle, performed on February 6 towards Alexander Volkov. Before that, he was using two straight wins towards Walt Harris (TKO) and Augusto Sakai (TKO). Champion of Strikeforce, Dream and Okay-1 (kickboxing), Alistair Overeem won’t ever have the one title he lacked, regardless of an try, towards Stipe Miocic, in September 2016.