Its official K1 superstar Badr Hari will face Alistair Overeem at this months Fields Dynamite 2008. The two will fight under K1 rules however a rematch under MMA rules is confirmed for 2009. The news was released by Overeem himself at his official website.
Next Victim: BADR HARI!Sergei Kharitonov was Overeem's initial opponent for the event but the Russian has been pulled from the card after an illness.
The discussion was who would fight under whos rules first and Alistair stepped up first! Alistair will fight Badr Hari at K1 Dynamite 31 December under K1 rules! Since Badr Hari challenged Alistair he sees no other option than cause another demolition and knock Badr Hari out! Both fighters agreed to fight in MMA rules early 2009!
It was doubtful if Badr Hari would get to fight at Dynamite but FEG opted not to suspend the Dutchmen choosing to instead fine and strip him of his K1 title.