Alistair Overeem is at the moment in Japan to show up at Rizin 43, and his new physique has MMA admirers stunned and anxious.
Nobuyuki Sakakibara posted a collection of pics of his assembly with Overeem, and it shows the 43-calendar year-aged MMA and kickboxing star on the lookout to have missing a considerable volume of body weight. Instead of the hulking heavyweight beast we noticed in Glory and UFC, Overeem appears to be like far more like his days from Satisfaction in 2003 when he was a light-weight heavyweight.
No much more Ubereem?
Update: Here’s Overeem soon after visiting an Osteopathic clinic, and searching a whole lot like his mild heavyweight times:
Regarded for his hulking physique all through his K-1 and UFC stint, enthusiasts were being rapid to level out the substantial bodyweight reduction. Apart from these more current photos from Sakakibara, Overeem’s posts on social media from the last several months also shows him noticeably slimmer.
Alistair Overeem weighed 249 lbs eight months ago
The fat loss is even extra drastic if you take into consideration how Alistair Overeem looked just a number of months back. The UFC veteran looked like peak “Ubereem” yet again in Oct 2022, when he tipped the scales at a significant 112.8 kg (248.7 lbs) for his Glory rematch with Bard Hari.
This is how Overeem appeared much less than a calendar year ago:
MMA lovers fear about Alistair Overeem’s health and fitness
It is also well worth noting that just after that contest, Overeem analyzed beneficial for unnamed banned substances, and was suspended for a calendar year. His acquire in excess of Hari was overturned into a No Contest.
“Did a seminar with him, a lot additional skinnier than his kickboxing fight”
“Damn hope my person Reem is okay… ya in no way know. Glimpse at Chadwick Boseman. Everybody was cracking jokes, my person had Cancer.”
“Wtf is he all right!?”
“Damn, male. I just hope he’s okay”
“nah that brother appears unhealthy”
“I just definitely hope he’s healthy”
“He seems unrecognizable.”
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