It was recently announced that Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Alistair Overeem has been released by the promotion.
The exact reasons for Alistair's ejection from Strikeforce's roster has not yet been made public, but one would think that it has something to do with his withdrawal from the Strikeforce Heavyweight Gran Prix.
Overeem was supposed to meet Antonio Silva in the semi-finals of the tournament in September, but withdrew from the fight with a nagging toe injury.
Although, it's unusual that a fighter would be released from any promotion just because he got injured, so there are likely other factors in play.
Whatever the reason, Overeem is a now agree agent of sorts in the world of MMA and fans have already begun to speculate as to whether or not he'll be signed by the UFC.
For a while now, fans of the sport have wanted to see Alistair in the UFC and some have expressed the belief that he could be a champion within the promotion.
I'm here today to tell you that Alistair Overeem will probably never be a UFC champion and here's why...