UFC on FOX Sports 1 – Alistair Overeem vs. Travis Browne revealed for August 17th in Boston, Massachusetts

A heavyweight face off between Alistair Overeem and contender on the rise, Travis Browne was revealed today for the UFC on FOX Sports 1 event set for August 17th in Boston, Massachusetts.

Inside sources revealed the news to MMAJunkie.com earlier today. It is thought verbal agreements are in place on both sides. Overeem was originally expected to resurface at UFC 164.

“The Reem’s” octagon career started off well, defeating former champion Brock Lesnar in the first round.
Browne most recently fought at TUF 17 Finale, where he earned a first-round knockout win over onetime heavyweight title challenger Gabriel Gonzaga.

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