UFC Heavyweight fighter Alistair ” The Reem” Overeem with the MMA record 39-14-1 fighting out of Amsterdam, Netherlands visit Manila, philippines to support the upcoming UFC Fight Night Manila: Edgar Vs Faber.
Overeem will participate in a number of UFC activities including a fan event at SM Megamall sponsored by Phoenix Petroluem and supported by SM and ABS-CBN.
A meet and greet with the fans, a open workout and take part in an EA UFC Sports game challenge against the fans. They also featured the unveiling of the top 5 candidaes of the UFC Octagon Girl Manila search presented by Monster Energy, giving the fans a chance to see the contestants before online voting begins.
Overeem won 3 of his last 5 fights, attracting increased attention as he moves up the ranks in search of the title shot. Overeem holds a notable win over Roy Nelson, Stefan Struve, Frank Mir, Fabicio Werdum and Brock Lesnar. Before he joins the UFC overeem held championship titles for Dream, K-1 and Strikeforce.Overeem appearance is part of the UFC’s commitment in bringing top MMA talent to the philippines. The 1st UFC live event in the philippines, UFC Fight Night Manila: Edgar Vs Faber taking place on May 16 at the Mall Of Asia Arena and the card includes a variety of intl. fighters around the world.
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