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Strikeforce: Andrei Arlovski vs. Brett Rogers

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Andrei Arlovski vs. Brett Rogers

Michael Moore (Freddie Roach’s assistant, not the filmmaker) accompanied Arlovski to the ring.

The fight was announced as being brought by Affliction, and they announced the top fights for Affliction: Trilogy during the ring introductions.

Round 1: Rogers came straight at Arlovski and nailed him with punches and immediately knocked him out! Brett Rogers is for real! Some may think it was an early stoppage, but Arlovski was out before he hit the ground.

Winner via KO (strikes) at 0:22 of Round 1: Brett Rogers

After the fight, Rogers thanked Arlovski for taking the fight but said that he didn’t think that Arlovski was hungry. He said he and his wife will get a new house with the victory. He said he wants the title next!