Brock Lesnar will be back soon. The former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion will be returning to the independent circuit against Alistair Overeem, the former Heavyweight champion at Strikeforce.The match will take place on 30th December this year at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas. The winner of this match is expected to face the winner of Junior dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez for the UFC Heavyweight Championship.
This will be Lesnar’s first official match after being diagnosed with intestinal disorder diverticulitis and undergoing colon injury. Brock probably will start training for this match pretty soon; however we are yet to hear any words from him regarding this high-voltage heavyweight match.
Overeem on the other hand, is all set to face Lesnar and describes this match to be an important stepping stone for him to take the next leap. UFC should expect packed houses for this match. The match, as soon as the announcement was made, has become a rage among fans and the excitement level is only expected to increase with passing time.