Strikeforce has officially announced that “Strikeforce St. Louis: Heavy Artillery” will indeed take place inside the Scottrade Center on May 15th.
A pair of heavyweight scraps will headline the Showtime broadcast as former UFC heavyweight champ Andrei Arlovski will make his Strikeforce debut against up-and-coming Antonio “Big Foot” Silva, and champ Alistair Overeem will headline the show in a non-title fight against Brett Rogers.
“Strikeforce Insider” e-newsletter subscribers can purchase their tickets from 10AM CT on Tuesday, March 23rd, until 10PM CT on Thursday, March 25th at Ticketmaster.com.
Strikeforce Insiders will receive a special e-newsletter with the pre-sale code. All fans that purchase tickets during the pre-sale period will receive a limited edition, 17″ x 23″ high gloss Strikeforce collectible poster.
Tickets go on sale to the general public at 10AM CT on Friday, March 26th.
Here are the fighters slated/rumored for the extravaganza thus far:
Roger Gracie vs. Kevin Randleman
Antwain Britt vs. Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante
Andrei Arlovski vs. Antonio Silva
Brett Rogers vs. Alistair Overeem Non-title Match (Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion)