Next fight of Alistair Overeem is not determined yet.
UFC fighter Aleksey Oleynik on Russia denied the information about his suspension from fights for six months on medical reasons. According to Oleynik, he is negotiating about the next UFC match in the summer. “I hear it only from the press. We are already negotiating with UFC about the fight in summer,” says Oleynik.
UFC fighter Aleksey Oleynik of Russia got a broken rib in a duel with Alistair Overeem at the UFC tournament in St. Petersburg. According to the report on medical discharges, doctors recommended that he refuse to train for the next six months. The fracture was the result of a knee strike from Overeem.
On Saturday, April 20, UFC Fight Night 149 will take place in St. Petersburg. The event will be headlined by the experienced veterans of the heavyweight division the Dutch Alistair Overeem and the Russian Alexey Oleynik.
On Saturday, April 20, UFC Fight Night 149 will take place in Yubileiny Sports Complex in St. Petersburg, Russia. The event will be headed by Dutch heavyweight veterans Dutchman Alistair Overeem and the Russian Alexey Oleynik. In the second main event, one of Russia's strongest lightweights Islam Makhachev will face Arman Tsarukyan in the biggest promotion of the Armenian fighter.
The Dutch veteran of the UFC heavyweight division Alistair Overeem paid tribute to his closest rival Alexey Oleynik and expressed the hope that their fight with Alexander Volkov would take place in the future. Initially Overeem’s rival was to be Volkov at the tournament in St. Petersburg, but the Russian was out due to health problems.