“Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Silva” is set to go down Saturday evening from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Featured on the card, heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko is set to compete against Antonio Silva in the first round of the highly-anticipated Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix. Also competing in a first round contest, former UFC champion Andrei Arlovski looks to comeback from a disappointing losing streak by earning a victory against Sergei Kharitonov.
Today, those four, along with 16 others hit the scales for the official weigh-ins of the event. Full results can be found below:
Fedor Emelianenko (230) vs. Antonio Silva (264)
Andrei Arlovski (242) vs. Sergei Kharitonov (250)
Shane Del Rosario (248) vs. Lavar Johnson (243)
Chad Griggs (229) vs. Gian Villante (227)
Valentijn Overeem (239) vs. Ray Sefo (249)
John Cholish (155.75) vs. Marc Stevens (156.5)*
Igor Gracie (170.75) vs. John Salgado (170)
Sam Oropeza (169.75) vs. Don Carlo-Clauss (170.4)
Josh LaBerge (145.75) vs. Anthony Leone (146.2)*
Kevin Roddy (145.75) vs. Jason McLean (145.5)
*Leone has one hour to lose .2 lbs., while Cholish accepted the match up regardless of Stevens .5 lbs. over the limit.