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After impressive win, Jairzinho Rozenstruik says he'll see Francis Ngannou soon

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

WASHINGTON - Jairzinho Rozenstruik picked up the biggest win of his career at UFC on ESPN 7 and he's already got his sights set on a potential next opponent.
As the clock wound down in the fifth round of his main event bout against Alistair Overeem, Rozenstruik landed a huge fight-ending punch. The blow sliced Overeem's lip open in grotesque fashion.
“First, I got myself beat up and then I knocked him out,” the Surinamese heavyweight told MMA Junkie after the fight. “That's part of the job. Put in work. He was fighting the fight. He's so smart to do that. He did it for five...
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UFC D.C. results: Jairzinho Rozenstruik scores vicious KO of Alistair Overeem with four seconds remaining

UFC D.C. results: Jairzinho Rozenstruik scores vicious KO of Alistair Overeem with four seconds remaining

1 month ago   |   By Sporting News

Rozenstruik split Overeem's upper lip wide-open with a last-gasp strike.
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UFC On ESPN 7 Results: Winners, Highlights And Bonuses

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

Alistair Overeem was cruising to victory on Saturday night in the UFC on ESPN 7 main event in Washington D.C. until he got caught by Jairzinho Rozenstruik in the final five seconds of the match.
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UFC on ESPN 7 Results: Jairzinho Rozenstruik Beats Alistair Overeem Via Knockout

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Jairzinho Rozenstruik landed one of the strongest right hands in recent memory in a late fifth-round knockout of Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7 on Saturday...
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Jairzinho Rozenstruik def. Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7: Best photos

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

Check out the best photos from Jairzinho Rozenstruik 's knockout win over Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7 at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C.
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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Jairzinho Rozenstruik scores late TKO; tears Alistair Overeem's lip

UFC on ESPN 7 results: Jairzinho Rozenstruik scores late TKO; tears Alistair Overeem's lip

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

It took Jairzinho Rozenstruik nearly 25 minutes, but he got the job done in his first UFC headline fight.
At the 4:56 mark of the fifth and final round of Saturday night's UFC on ESPN 7 main event, Rozenstruik punched his way to a TKO victory over veteran Alistair Overeem , capping an incredible UFC debut year in which Rozenstruik went 4-0 with four finishes.
After minimal striking on the feet in the opening minutes of the first round, Overeem dragged Rozenstruik to the ground. For the majority of the first, Overeem remained in side control.
Throughout the second and third rounds...
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Twitter reacts to Jairzinho Rozenstruik's buzzer-beater KO of Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

Jairzinho Rozenstruik earned his first UFC main event win on Saturday when he defeated Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7.
Rozenstruik kept his undefeated record in tact with a fifth-round knockout victory against Overeem in the heavyweight headliner, which took place at Capital One Arena in Washington, and aired on ESPN.
Check below for the top Twitter reactions to Rozenstruik's victory over Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7.
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