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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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Strikeforce Fight Card

Bout   Info
Josh Barnett   defeats   Sergei Kharitonov   via Submission, Arm Triangle Choke
Main Event | Tournament Semi-Finals | Heavyweight | 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  4:28 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Daniel Cormier   defeats   Antônio Silva   via KO/TKO, Punches
Co-Main Event | Tournament Semi-Finals | Heavyweight | 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
#33 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2011
  3:56 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Greg Franklin
Luke Rockhold   defeats   Ronaldo Souza   via Decision, Unanimous
Main Card | Title Fight | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
#51 Biggest Upset of All Time
  5 Rounds, 25:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Muhammed Lawal   defeats   Roger Gracie   via KO/TKO, Punches
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  4:33 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Jerry Poe
Pat Healy   defeats   Maximo Blanco   via Submission, Rear Naked Choke
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  4:24 Round 2 of 3, 9:24 Total Bout Page
Referee: Gary Copeland
Mike Kyle   defeats   Marcos Rogério de Lima   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Greg Franklin
Rafael Cavalcante   defeats   Yoel Romero   via KO/TKO, Punches
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  4:51 Round 2 of 3, 9:51 Total Bout Page
Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Jordan Mein   defeats   Evangelista Santos   via KO/TKO, Strikes
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  3:18 Round 3 of 3, 13:18 Total Bout Page
Referee: Jerry Poe
Alexis Davis   defeats   Amanda Nunes   via KO/TKO, Punches
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  4:53 Round 2 of 3, 9:53 Total Bout Page
Referee: Greg Franklin
Dominique Steele   defeats   Chris Mierzwiak   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Gary Copeland
Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts   Info
Alistair Overeem   vs.   Antônio Silva   Cancelled (Overeem Removed)
Main Event | Tournament Semi-Finals | Heavyweight | 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Mike Kyle   vs.   Gegard Mousasi   Fizzled
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Josh Thomson   vs.   Maximo Blanco   Cancelled (Thomson Injury)
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page

Tapology Community Predictions

Kharitonov
16%
Barnett
84%
Silva
72%
Cormier
28%
Rockhold
5%
Souza
95%
Gracie
52%
Lawal
48%
Healy
36%
Blanco
64%
Rogério de Lima
37%
Kyle
63%
Cavalcante
80%
Romero
20%
Mein
44%
Santos
56%
Davis
12%
Nunes
88%
Steele
15%
Mierzwiak
85%
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