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Alistair Overeem will be looking to take a big step towards a rematch with Stipe Miocic in nine days time, as the decorated fighter will battle rising heavyweight Francis Ngannou, December 2nd.

The fight will serve as  the co-headliner for UFC 218, which will go down in Detroit, Michigan. Overeem will be gunning for his third straight win, since he was KO’d by Miocic in September, 2016.

In advance of the pivotal match-up, the promotion’s posted Overeem’s 2015 win over Junior dos Santos, which put the former Strikeforce champ one bout away from a title shot.

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