Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker confirmed that two legends of the sport of mixed martial arts will collide on Saturday, July 30 at Sears Centre Arena in Chicago when former PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko meets reigning STRIKEFORCE light heavyweight champion Dan Henderson in a long-awaited summer superfight. The heavyweight bout will air LIVE on SHOWTIME at 10 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast).
Tickets for Strikeforce and M-1 Global Present: Fedor vs. Henderson are priced at $350, $200, $100, $75, $50 and $35, not including applicable service charges, and go on sale on Saturday, June 4 at 10 a.m. CT. Tickets are available online via SearsCentre.com, by calling 1-888-SEARS-TIX, or the arena box office. Luxury suites are available by calling 847-649-2227.
UFC Fight Club members will have the opportunity to purchase tickets to this event Thursday, June 2 at 10 a.m. CT via ufcfightclub.com. A special Internet ticket pre-sale will be available to UFC newsletter subscribers, as well as STRIKEFORCE Insiders on Friday, June 3 starting at 10 a.m. CT. To access this presale, users must register for the UFC newsletter through ufc.com.