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Behind the scenes at UFC Jacksonville: 1,000 tests, 32 fights and one wild ride

From Jacare Souza’s test result to Walt Harris’ emotional return, the UFC’s Jacksonville experience was a memorable one. Here’s how it went down. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 Ratings Produce Second All-Time For ESPN Cards

UFC on ESPN 8 on Saturday night that saw Alistair Overeem battle Walt Harris in the main event was a smashing success. Dana White has been adamant the UFC will …read more

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Alistair Overeem calls for a rematch with “Bigi Boy” following TKO victory over Walt Harris

UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem has called for a rematch with Jairzinho Rozenstruik following his TKO win over Walt Harris. The Dutchman was able to return to winning ways at …read more

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Tales from Jacksonville: How the UFC returned with 3 cards in 8 days

From Jacare Souza’s test result to Walt Harris’ emotional return, the UFC’s Jacksonville experience was a memorable one. Here’s how it went down. …read more

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Walt Harris plans to take Alistair Overeem up on his offer to train together following TKO loss

Walt Harris says he will be taking Alistair Overeem up on his offer to train together following his TKO loss. In the main event of UFC on ESPN 8 in …read more

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Michael Bisping: Alistair Overeem helped inspire Walt Harris to start MMA

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping says Walt Harris discovered MMA by watching his most recent opponent, Alistair Overeem. The former champion turned UFC commentator hosts a podcast, Believe You, …read more

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Alistair Overeem will get top-five opponent next, says Dana White

UFC president Dana White says that Alistair Overeem will get a top-five opponent for his next bout after knocking out Walt Harris at UFC Florida. Overeem survived an early onslaught …read more

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Overeem On Fighting Future: ‘25 Years Is Enough’

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Alistair Overeem got back on the winning track last Sat. night (May 16, 2020) after knocking out Walt Harris in round two of their …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 medical suspensions: Two winners face six-month suspensions

Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris will be forced to take a little recovery time after each taking some damage in the UFC on ESPN 8 main event.
Both men sustained knockdowns …read more

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UFC Still Paying Fighters Just $10k

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Alistair Overeem scored a whopping $400,000 for his technical knockout victory over fellow UFC heavyweight Walt Harris (see it), who banked just $75,000 …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 salaries: Alistair Overeem significantly outearns rest of card

Main event participants Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris were among the top earners on Saturday at UFC on ESPN 8.
Monday, MMA Junkie obtained a list of disclosed UFC on ESPN …read more

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Alistair Overeem was “fired up” about fighting in an empty arena

UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem says he enjoyed the experience of fighting in an emptied-out arena in Jacksonville, Florida. Overeem defeated Walt Harris via second-round TKO in the main event …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 salaries: Alistair Overeem leads the pack

Alistair Overeem was the biggest earner for Saturday night’s UFC on ESPN 8 card in Jacksonville, Florida, pocketing a hefty $400,000 for his second-round TKO win over Walt Harris. The …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 salaries: Alistair Overeem earns $400,000 for second-round TKO against Walt Harris

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Alistair Overeem was by far the highest-paid athlete competing at UFC on ESPN 8 this past Saturday night after “The Demolition Man” earned …read more

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What’s next for Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris after UFC on ESPN 8?

In the main event of UFC on ESPN 8, Alistair Overeem was looking to get back into the win column when he fought Walt Harris. “The Big Ticket” was making …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Walt Harris after UFC on ESPN 8 loss?

Walt Harris came up short in his return to the octagon Saturday when he lost to Alistair Overeem in the UFC on ESPN 8 main event.
In his first fight since …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Alistair Overeem after UFC on ESPN 8 win?

Alistair Overeem was forced to overcome adversity inside the octagon Saturday before leaving the UFC on ESPN 8 main event against Walt Harris as a winner.
It looked as though Overeem …read more

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Alistair Overeem wants one more run at heavyweight title in ‘last phase’ of career

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Alistair Overeem celebrated his 40th birthday in style.
After a scary knockdown courtesy of Walt Harris in their main event clash at …read more

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5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN 8: Walt Harris' heartbreak reminds us how cruel MMA can be

What mattered most at UFC on ESPN 8 in Jacksonville, Fla.? Here are a few post-fight musings …
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1. MMA unbiased in its cruelty
It seemed like such …read more

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Harris releases statement after tough TKO loss to Overeem

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Walt Harris speaks up on his disappointing TKO loss to Alistair Overeem on Saturday night. UFC heavyweight Walt Harris was carrying a …read more

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Video | Alistair Overeem embraces Walt Harris following fight-ending sequence at UFC on ESPN 8

After finishing his opponent via second-round TKO, UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem embraced his opponent Walt Harris at UFC Florida. Harris came into the fight under difficult circumstances. Last October, …read more

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For one night, Walt Harris and Alistair Overeem exemplified the heart of fighting

Alistair Overeem consoles Walt Harris following their fight at UFC on ESPN 8 in Jacksonville, Fla., on Saturday | Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images

By the time Walt …read more

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Walt Harris releases statement on UFC on ESPN 8 loss, will ‘keep pushing’ for Aniah Blanchard

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UFC heavyweight Walt Harris released a statement in the wake of his …read more

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Dominick Cruz reacts to the refereeing at UFC on ESPN 8: “Send him a gift basket”

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz reacted to the officiating in the UFC Florida main event of Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris. Harris hurt Overeem badly with punches in the …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8, The Morning After: Combat’s Cold World

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Here’s what you may have missed from last night! Everyone watching was rooting for Walt Harris last night (Sat., May, 16, 2020) at …read more

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Walt Harris releases official statement following disappointing loss to Alistair Overeem

UFC heavyweight contender Walt Harris has released a statement following his second-round TKO loss to Alistair Overeem at UFC Florida. Harris started off strong in the fight, knocking Overeem down …read more

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Video recap: Overeem bounces back with TKO win over Harris

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After a lip-splitting loss last December, Alistair Overeem gets back in the win column with a TKO victory over Walt Harris. Last December, …read more

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Walt Harris Vows to ‘Keep Pushing’ Following UFC on ESPN 8 Defeat

It was an emotional night for Walt Harris at UFC on ESPN 8, and not because he suffered a difficult loss to Alistair Overeem in the evening’s heavyweight headliner. …read more

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Biggest takeaways from Overeem-Harris and the surprises of UFC Fight Night

From Alistair Overeem’s come from behind victory over Walt Harris to tight decisions and other surprises, our panel breaks down the biggest questions from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night card. …read more

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UFC fighters react to Walt Harris' return to the Octagon

Walt Harris was praised by his peers after returning to competition following the tragic loss of his stepdaughter last year. …read more

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Walt Harris releases statement following UFC on ESPN 8 loss to Alistair Overeem

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Classy in defeat, Walt Harris wasted no time in issuing a statement after his UFC on ESPN 8 loss to Alistair Overeem on Saturday.
Hours after the conclusion …read more

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Colby Covington took a major shot at Alistair Overeem prior to his fight with Walt Harris

Controversial UFC star Colby Covington took it upon himself to take a shot at Alistair Overeem prior to his main event fight this evening. “Chaos” has been looking to return …read more

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Alistair Overeem UFC on ESPN 8 post-fight press video

Perennial heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem defeated Walt Harris in the UFC on ESPN 8 main event in Jacksonville, Fla. on Saturday. Following the fight, “The Demolition Man” fielded questions from …read more

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Dana White: Walt Harris is still a winner, despite UFC on ESPN 8 defeat to Alistair Overeem

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – UFC president Dana White has never projected a sentimental personality.
However, at the UFC on ESPN 8 post-fight press conference, White alluded to heavyweight fighter Walt Harris’ main …read more

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Walt Harris reacts following TKO loss to Alistair Overeem

Heavyweight fighter Walt Harris gave a heartfelt response following his TKO loss to Alistair Overeem in the main event of UFC on ESPN 8. Overeem, the former UFC heavyweight title …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Who's next for Alistair Overeem, Walt Harris and Dan Ige?

What’s ahead for the standouts of UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Harris? Brett Okamoto plays matchmaker. …read more

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Fighters show outpouring of support for Walt Harris after UFC on ESPN loss

Heavyweight Walt Harris returned to the Octagon for the first time since tragically losing his stepdaughter, Aniah Blanchard. Blanchard disappeared in October. Her remains were located in December. Harris took …read more

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Video: Alistair Overeem celebrates 40th birthday during post-fight medicals

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Alistair Overeem’s 40th birthday was quite unique.
The former Strikeforce and DREAM heavyweight champion turned 40 minutes after …read more

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Song Yadong vs. Marlon Vera takes Fight of the Night at UFC on ESPN 8

The Ultimate Fighting Championship closed out three events in eight days in Jacksonville, Fla., with Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 8: Overeem vs. Harris.
Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris put on a …read more

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Alistair Overeem stops Walt Harris in UFC on ESPN main event

A bout between top 10 ranked heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris headlined Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 8 fight card in Jacksonville, Fla.
Overeem was looking to rebound from a knockout …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 in tweets: Pros react to Alistair Overeem’s win over Walt Harris

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UFC on ESPN 8 closes out a trilogy of octagon events this week. After a main event that saw Alistair Overeem …read more

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Alistair Overeem survives early scare to score comeback TKO against Walt Harris in UFC on ESPN 8 main event

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Alistair Overeem still has plenty of fight left in him.
The 65-fight veteran, who celebrated his 40th birthday just past midnight, had …read more

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Overeem stops Harris by second-round TKO

Alistair Overeem overcame early trouble and rallied to stop Walt Harris in the second round Saturday night in the UFC Fight Night headliner. …read more

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Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris full fight video highlights

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Watch Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris full fight video highlights from UFC on ESPN 8’s main event above, courtesy of the UFC and …read more

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Twitter reacts to Alistair Overeem's comeback TKO of Walt Harris at UFC on ESPN 8

Alistair Overeem added the name of another heavyweight contender to his resume on Saturday when he beat Walt Harris in the UFC on ESPN 8 main event.
Overeem (46-18 MMA, 11-7 …read more

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Pros react to Alistair Overeem defeating Walt Harris at UFC on ESPN 8

A key heavyweight bout between perennial division contenders Walt Harris and Alistair Overeem headlined tonight’s UFC on ESPN 8 event in Jacksonville. The former UFC heavyweight title challenger, Overeem (45-18 …read more

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Pros react to Overeem’s TKO of Harris at UFC on ESPN 8

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Alistair Overeem finished Walt Harris in the second round at UFC on ESPN 8. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the …read more

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UFC on ESPN results: Overeem rallies to stop Harris in round 2

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Alistair Overeem just scored a comeback TKO on Walt Harris in the UFC on ESPN main event. UFC on ESPN 8 …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 results: Alistair Overeem rallies to TKO Walt Harris

Alistair Overeem played the unfortunate villain in Walt Harris’ emotional comeback story Saturday when he emerged victorious in the UFC on ESPN 8 main event.
Overeem (46-18 MMA, 11-7 UFC) was …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 Results: Alistair Overeem TKO’s Walt Harris (Highlights)

A key heavyweight bout between Walt Harris and Alistair Overeem headlines tonight’s UFC on ESPN 8 event in Jacksonville, Florida. The former UFC heavyweight title challenger, Overeem (45-18 MMA), will …read more

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Overeem Rallies, Head Kicks Harris!

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Yet another main event canned by the global pandemic, Walt Harris vs. Alistair Overeem finally met tonight (Sat., May 16, 2020) …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 live blog: Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris

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This is the UFC on ESPN 8 live blog for Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris, the heavyweight headliner for Saturday’s fight …read more

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Walt Harris Fighting At UFC on ESPN 8 To Make Late Stepdaughter Proud

UFC heavyweight Walt Harris wants to make Aniah Blanchard proud. Blanchard, Harris’ 19-year-old stepdaughter, went missing in Oct. 2019. Weeks later, her remains were found. Suspect, Ibraheem Yazeed, was arrested …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 odds: Harris holds favored line over Overeem

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Check out the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN card, where returning heavyweight Walt Harris is favored over Alistair …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8: ‘Harris vs Overeem’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Jacksonville for UFC on ESPN 8, an eleven-bout fight card headlined by a heavyweight match between Walt Harris and Alistair Overeem. The former UFC heavyweight title …read more

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UFC On ESPN 8 Clash: Overeem Vs. Harris!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight hitters Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris will clash TONIGHT (Sat., May 16, 2020) at UFC …read more

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Preview! Overeem Looks To Punch ‘Ticket’ In Jacksonville

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Alistair Overeem looks to get back into the win column by turning away fellow heavyweight power puncher Walt Harris in …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 predictions

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Attempting to view Saturday’s main event strictly in the context of the matchup itself is a fool’s errand.
First and foremost, Walt Harris’s headlining heavyweight bout …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 Results: Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris

UFC on ESPN 8 goes down tonight (Sat., 2019) from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion compiled an excellent card …read more

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Walt Harris vows to make stepdaughter Aniah Blanchard “proud” in fight with Alistair Overeem

UFC heavyweight Walt Harris will take to the Octagon on Saturday night for the first time since the tragic death of his stepdaughter Aniah Blanchard. Harris (13-7 MMA) is set …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 results: Overeem vs. Harris

Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris will compete in the UFC on ESPN 8 main event Saturday night. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

MMA Fighting has …read more

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Walt Harris provides update on Aniah's Law aimed at Alabama bail reform

Walt Harris is still fighting for justice for his late stepdaughter.
Harris tragically lost his stepdaughter, Aniah Blanchard, after she was kidnapped last October and later confirmed dead Nov. 25 when …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down Overeem And Harris!

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Heavyweight knockout artists Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris will battle this Saturday (May 16, 2020) at UFC on ESPN 8 inside …read more

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UFC Fight Night viewers guide: Walt Harris returns and faces big test in Alistair Overeem

Walt Harris returns to the Octagon after a family tragedy and waiting for him on Saturday will be the heavyweight icon Alistair Overeem. …read more

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UFC Fight Night, Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris: How to watch and stream, plus full analysis

Alistair Overeem is looking to return to the win column, while Walt Harris aims to keep rolling. …read more

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Walt Harris has a ‘different fire’ fueling him now as he fights to honor his stepdaughter

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

If Walt Harris wanted to take off an indefinite amount of time before booking his next fight, there’s not a soul on Earth who could …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 predictions: Are we taking Alistair Overeem or Walt Harris in a heavyweight clash?

Overeem
vs.
Harris
Gadelha
vs.
Hill
Barboza
vs.
Ige
Anders
vs.
Jotko
Vera
vs.
Yadong

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2020: 44-26

Harris
(53%)

Gadelha
(73%)

Barboza
(65%)

Anders
(54%)

Yadong
(53%)

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2020: 51-17

Overeem

Gadelha

Barboza

Jotko

Yadong

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2020: 50-18
2017 Champion

Harris

Gadelha

Ige

Anders

Vera

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2020: 50-18

Overeem

Gadelha

Barboza

Anders

Yadong

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2020: 50-18

Harris

Gadelha

Ige

Anders

Yadong

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2020: 48-20
2014 Champion

Overeem

Gadelha

Barboza

Jotko

Yadong

Simon Head
@simonhead
2020: 48-20
2019 Champion*

Overeem

Gadelha

Barboza

Jotko

Yadong

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohn
2020: 48-20

Harris

Gadelha

Ige

Anders

Vera

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2020: 48-20

Harris

Gadelha

Barboza

Jotko

Yadong

Ken Hathaway
@kenshathaway
2020: 47-19
…read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 weigh-in face-offs: Fighters stare each other down in Jacksonville

Watch the UFC on ESPN 8: Overeem vs. Harris fighters face off following the official weigh-ins. Alistair Overeem, Walt Harris, Claudia Gadelha, Angela Hill, and the rest of the athletes …read more

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Face Off! ‘Reem Stares Down ‘Ticket’ For ESPN

Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris successfully made weight for their UFC on ESPN 8 heavyweight headliner, which takes place tomorrow night (Sat., May 16, 2020) inside VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena …read more

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Overeem, Harris make weight for UFC Fight Night

Alistair Overeem weighed in Friday at 253.5 pounds, while Walt Harris was at 264.5 pounds for their heavyweight contender fight on Saturday at UFC Fight Night in Jacksonville, Florida. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8: ‘Overeem vs. Harris’ Prelims preview and predictions

The big boys cap off the UFC’s third event in seven days this Saturday, pitting knockout machines Walt Harris and Alistair Overeem against one another in yet another Jacksonville main …read more

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Five Things To Know About Alistair Overeem

Five things to know about Alistair Overeem ahead of his main event showdown with Walt Harris on Saturday
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Eryk Anders details Walt Harris friendship ahead of potentially emotion-filled UFC on ESPN 8

Eryk Anders says he owes a lot to teammate Walt Harris.
In fact, Anders (13-4 MMA, 5-4 UFC) credits Harris (13-7 MMA, 6-6 UFC) with his entry into MMA. The first …read more

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Walt Harris Confident on UFC Return: ‘My Daughter is With Me Wherever I Go’

Returning from a personal tragedy, Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight contender Walt Harris is ready for anything that will be thrown his way. …read more

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Eryk Anders: Walt Harris ‘Beat Me Up in the Nicest Way Possible’

Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight Eryk Anders had a lot to say about his friend and training partner Walt Harris. …read more

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Pro fighters make their picks for Walt Harris vs. Alistair Overeem

In the main event of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night card in Jacksonville, Florida, Walt Harris battles longtime heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem. Heading into the fight Harris is a -165 favorite, …read more

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Walt Harris says UFC return hinged on slain stepdaughter Aniah Blanchard answering prayer

Not long ago, Walt Harris was in a dark place.
On October 23, 2019, Aniah Blanchard, a 19-year-old college student and the stepdaughter to the UFC heavyweight fighter, went missing in …read more

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Why Walt Harris is returning to the Octagon after the tragic loss of his stepdaughter

UFC heavyweight Walt Harris is fighting for the first time on Saturday after his stepdaughter Aniah Blanchard was found dead in November. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8: Make your predictions for Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 8 event in Jacksonville, Fla.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

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Updated Fight Card For ‘Overeem Vs Harris’ On May 16

UFC

Originally scheduled for UFC Portland last month in Oregon, the promotion has shifted the Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris heavyweight showdown to its temporary location in Jacksonville, Florida, …read more

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UFC announces May 13th, May 16th fight cards

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Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira will headline on May 13th, while Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris is set for May …read more

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White announces UFC Fight Night lineups for May

A light heavyweight matchup between Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira will headline UFC Fight Night on May 13 while a heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris will headline …read more

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UFC Heavyweight Alistair Overeem Feels He ‘Probably’ Had Coronavirus

UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem wouldn’t be surprised if he had the coronavirus earlier this year. Overeem was expected to take on Walt Harris at UFC Portland on April 11. Those …read more

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Overeem ‘Probably’ Caught Coronavirus In Thailand

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Longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem is expected to fight fellow 265-pound slugger Walt Harris at one …read more

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Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris rescheduled for UFC Fight Island event

A heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris has been rescheduled to take place at the UFC Fight Island event on May 16. Overeem and Harris were supposed to …read more

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Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris rescheduled for UFC Fight Night on May 16

Alistair Overeem vs Francis Ngannou | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A heavyweight showdown between Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris has been rescheduled for the upcoming UFC Fight Night card …read more

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Walt Harris says Alistair Overeem UFC main event set for May 16 in 'undisclosed location'

The UFC will make a third attempt at booking Walt Harris vs. Alistair Overeem as a main event.
A heavyweight matchup between Harris (13-7 MMA, 6-6 UFC) and Overeem (45-17 MMA, …read more

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