Online, February 12, 2011 (Newswire.com) - This Saturday we will see one of the top pound for pound fighters in MMA, Fedor, take on Antonio Silva at the first event of the Strikeforce Heavyweight World Grand Prix in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Andrei Arlovski will be facing Sergei Kharitonov in the second of the tournament fights. This event will be action packed and it should be interesting to see how Fedor does coming off of a loss.You can Watch Strikeforce Fedor vs Silva Online and see everything live in HD.
Below is the current fight card.
Quarterfinals: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Antonio Silva
Quarterfinals: Andrei Arlovski vs. Sergei Kharitonov
Shane Del Rosario vs. Lavar Johnson
Chad Griggs vs. Gian Villante
Valentijn Overeem vs. Ray Sefo
Igor Gracie vs. John Salgado
Kevin Roddy vs. Jay Maclean
Sam Oropeza vs. Don Carlo-Clauss
Marc Stevens vs. John Cholish
Josh LaBerge vs. Anthony Leone
As usual, Fedor Emelianenko will have to slay a giant.
Hoping to return to the win column after his first loss in nearly a decade, the legendary Russian will be outweighed by well over 30 pounds when he gets in the cage to face Antonio Silva at Saturday night's Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Silva event.
Silva weighed in at 264 pounds while Emelianenko checked in at 230 for their main event matchup at the weigh-ins, held at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Emelianenko (32-2, 1 no contest) has apparently suffered no loss of popularity from his recent defeat, getting the loudest reception from the assembled crowd before bowing to them.
The massive Silva, a 6-foot-4 Brazilian, is 15-2 in his career after victories over Andrei Arlovski and Mike Kyle.
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