A heavyweight bout between Fedor Emelianenko and Satoshi Ishii is official for “DREAM: New Year! 2011″ on December 31 in Saitama, Japan, while a heavyweight tilt between Tim Sylvia and Brett Rogers was not officially announced.
Former Strikeforce heavyweight title contender Brett Rogers is sentenced for a summer assault against his wife.
Strikeforce heavyweight Brett Rogers is facing third-degree assault charges after a physical altercation with his wife.
“Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum” drew 624,000 viewers last weekend on Showtime, setting the second best mark for Strikeforce on the channel.
Strikeforce heavyweight Josh Barnett has been licensed to fight in Texas less than one week prior to “Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum.”
Tickets for Strikeforce: Dallas go on sale tomorrow, and they’re available first for members of the UFC Fight Club.
MMAFighting.com’s Ben Fowlkes takes a look at the Strikeforce World Heavyweight Grand Prix.
The remaining Strikeforce eight-man heavyweight tournament matches have come together and include Strikeforce heavyweight titleholder Alistair Overeem.
Fedor Emelianenko returns to Strikeforce as part of an eight-man heavyweight tournament that begins on Feb. 12.