Alistair Overeem vs. Augusto Sakai introduced a slugfest to their most important function combat.
The two fighters achieved in a heavyweight bout on Saturday evening (September 5, 2020) at the UFC on ESPN+ 34 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX.
This complex fight did have its moments where they exchanged rigid shots inside the clinch and the blitzes that Sakai brought in the course of it. Sakai did have some extraordinary times where he would pin him up towards the fence and just fireplace off.
Overeem did rating a late third-round takedown. Overeem landed some good shots when he took the struggle to the floor in the third spherical. Overeem obtained busted open in the fourth spherical. In the fifth round, Overeem took him down then landed some nasty elbows and hammerfists for the gain.
Peep the highlights of the struggle courtesy of the UFC’s formal Twitter account:
In his hottest struggle, Overeem beat Walt Harris at the UFC on ESPN 8 celebration from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena. Prior to that he shed by KO to Jairzinho Rozenstruik in the headliner of the UFC Washington occasion from the Funds A single Arena in Washington, D.C. He smashed Aleksei Oleinik at the UFC St. Petersburg celebration from the Gazprom Arena in St. Petersburg, Russia and Overeem concluded Sergey Pavlovich in the co-headliner of UFC Beijing in November 2018 at Cadillac Arena in Beijing, China.
Sakai entered this battle on a five fight successful streak with four of those coming under the UFC banner. These wins include things like a TKO get about Chase Sherman, a break up determination nod versus Andrei Arlovski, a KO win around Marcin Tybura in September 2019, and a final decision get more than Blagoy Ivanov again in Might.
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