Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem will make his anticipated return to the promotion on May 15 against Brett Rogers in the main event of “Strikeforce: Heavy Artillery” in St. Louis, Strikeforce today announced.
The Showtime-televised event is also set to feature Andrei Arlovski vs. Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.
Both matchups were previously reported by MMAFrenzy.com:
- Champ Alistair Overeem vs. Brett Rogers on May 15 for Strikeforce Title
- Andrei Arlovski Signs with Strikeforce, Fights Antonio Silva on May 15
Tickets for “Heavy Artillery” go on sale to Strikeforce newsletter subscribers on Tuesday, March 23, before going on sale to the general public on Thursday, March 25, through the Scottrade Center, Ticketmaster, and Strikeforce.com.
Pictured: Alistair Overeem