Daniel Richardson is a Wellington-based sports journalist for NZME. News Service.

As it happened: UFC 203 Miocic v Overeem

Stipe Miocic of the United States and Alistair Overeem of the Netherlands. Photo / Getty Images.
Stipe Miocic of the United States and Alistair Overeem of the Netherlands. Photo / Getty Images.

Join the NZ Herald for coverage of UFC 203, which will be headlined by a heavyweight title bout between champion Stipe Miocic and challenger Alistair Overeem.

Heavyweights Travis Browne and Fabricio Werdum will square off in the co-main event, while former professional wrestler CM Punk will make his professional MMA debut when he takes on Mickey Gall

This event marks the first time the UFC has staged a show in Cleveland, which is Miocic's hometown


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