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Strikeforce Sept. 10 Event, Heavyweight Grand Prix Semifinals Slated for Cincinnati

Josh BarnettStrikeforce will host its September 10 event at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio featuring the semifinals of the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix, according to MMAjunkie.

The semifinal matchups include Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva vs. Daniel Cormier, who recently replaced an injured Alistair Overeem, and Josh Barnett vs. Sergei Kharitonov.

The Showtime-televised event also features middleweight champ Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza vs. Luke Rockhold, “King” Mo Lawal vs. Roger Gracie, Josh Thomson vs. Maximo Blanco, and Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos vs. Jordan Mein.

Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante vs. Yoel Romero and Mike Kyle vs. Marcos Rogerio “Pezao” de Lima are also slated for the card, according to GatewayMMA and Sherdog.

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