Dos Santos and Overeem Headline UFC 146
Cigano’ Junior dos Santos and Alistair ‘The Demolition Man’ Overeem, headline UFC 146
UFC officials have announced the main event for UFC 146. The heavyweight bout, UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Overeem is scheduled for May 26, 2012 and will be headlined by fighters, ‘Cigano’ Junior dos Santos who will defend his title against former Strikeforce champ, Alistair ‘The Demolition Man’ Overeem. The fight will be held in the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
UFC promoters have announced:
“The biggest heavyweight fight of 2012 will land at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 26th, as UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos defends his title for the first time in the main event of UFC 146 against former Strikeforce and K-1 champion Alistair Overeem. Ticket information will be announced soon.”
Overeem, won a fight against former champ Brock Lesnar in UFC 141, his debut fight for UFC. Dos Santos is recovering from his knee surgery last November, after winning the UFC heavyweight crown, in a bout against Cain Velasquez.View Article Source »