Completed Event

Strikeforce: Heavyweight Grand Prix Semifinals

Strikeforce
  • Saturday 09.10.2011 at 10:30 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Showtime | Undercard: HDNet
  • Name: Strikeforce: Heavyweight Grand Prix Semifinals
  • Also Known As: World Heavyweight Grand Prix: Barnett vs Kharitonov
  • Promotion: Strikeforce
  • Ownership: Forza, LLC
  • Venue: U.S. Bank Arena
  • Location: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Kenny Rice, Bas Rutten (HDNet) | Mauro Ranallo, Frank Shamrock, Pat Miletich (Showtime)
  • Ring Announcer: Jimmy Lennon, Jr.
  • Interviews: Ron Kruck (HDNet) | Mauro Ranallo (Showtime) | Backstage: Ron Kruck (HDNet) | Heidi Androl (Showtime)
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate):
  • TV Ratings: 274,000 viewers
  • Number of Bouts: 10
  • Event Pages: Sherdog | Wikipedia | The UG | MMA Ratings
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Referees

  • Dan Miragliotta
    Barnett vs. Kharitonov (10)Rockhold vs. Souza (8)Cavalcante vs. Romero (4)
  • Greg Franklin
    Cormier vs. Silva (9)Kyle vs. Rogério de Lima (5)Davis vs. Nunes (2)
  • Jerry Poe
    Lawal vs. Gracie (7)Mein vs. Santos (3)
  • Gary Copeland
    Healy vs. Blanco (6)Steele vs. Mierzwiak (1)

Tapology Consensus Rankings For Strikeforce

Fight Predictions

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