The CBS portion of the highly anticipated “Stikeforce: Fedor vs. Rogers” broadcast is now complete. Strikeforce light heavyweight champ Gegard Mousasi will be taking on Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou in a non-title affair inside the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Illinois.
Sources close to the situation confirmed with Sherdog.com that the 205-pound contest is a done deal. Both fighters have submitted bout agreements and are awaiting approval from the Illinois State Athletic Commission, which shouldn’t be an issue.
Here are the fighters rumored to be competing in the November 7th show:
Mark Miller vs. Deray Davis
Christian Uflacker vs. Jonatas Novaes
Fabricio Werdum vs. Antonio Silva
Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou vs. Gegard Mousasi (Non-Title Bout – Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion)
Jason Miller vs. Jake Shields (Open Strikeforce Middleweight Title)
Brett Rogers vs. Fedor Emelianenko (WAMMA Heavyweight Champion)