Alistair Overeem vs Walt Harris - 07/12/2019 Preview

Alistair Overeem vs Walt Harris is one more great fight of Ultimate Fighting Championship. It is the main event of UFC on ESPN 7. It’s the heavyweight bout which will take place in Washington, D.C., United States. Both heavyweights will have a serious confrontation. Review our thoughts on this bout here below.

On 7th of December UFC comes to the Washington D.C. The event will be the second that the promotion has contested in the capital. At the Capital One Arena 2010, K-1 World Grand Prix Champion and former Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Alistair ‘The Reem’ Overeem (45-17, 1NC) will face fellow heavyweight contender Walt ‘The Big Ticket’ Harris (13-7, 1NC). It will be a very interesting fight because both heavyweights hit like a truck.

 

Alistair ‘The Reem’ Overeem

Alistair Overeem is coming off a first-round TKO win against Alexey Oleynik back in April. Now he is on the two-fight winning streak and it looks that ‘The Reem’ is back to the game and wants to get another title shot in the future. The 39 years old heavyweight in a fighting game is for a long time. He is a very experienced fighter, a world-class striker, has strong knees. Moreover, Overeem fights smart and patiently. Also, he has real power in his hands and can knock out any heavyweight in the division.

 

Walt ‘The Big Ticket’ Harris

Walt Harris is also coming off a win over Alexey Oleynik. But Harris did that in more spectacular fashion than Overeem. ‘The Big Ticket’ knocked out Oleynik just in 12 seconds and got a Performance of the Night. His last two fights lasted just 1 minute and 2 seconds. It shows that Harris is a real heavyweight contender. The former football player is a big, strong, heavy puncher, very powerful heavyweight. He often finishes fights so he is a dangerous fighter.

 

Alistair Overeem vs Walt Harris H2H

These fighters never met each other in the octagon.

 

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