Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum results and recap

Maybe there was too much riding on it. Or maybe they gassed. Or maybe it was just a stalemate. To co-opt a phrase from Strikeforce announcer Gus Johnson for something much more worthy of the sentiment: sometimes these things happen in MMA. Whatever it was, when Alistair Overeem met Fabiricio Werdum last night in the quarterfinals of Strikeforce’s Grand Prix …

Video: The Reem episode three, “Rewind the Moment”

Speaking of The Reem, the latest episode of Alistair Overeem’s documentary series is one of the best yet. Same slick camera work and great soundtrack (El-P!), fighter cameos, plus there’s a really cool flashback sequence to Overeem’s light heavyweight days when he first fought Fabricio Werdum and lost by submission. Werdum and Overeem meet again on June 18 in Strikeforce’s …