Strikeforce and Showtime are presenting the second quarterfinal leg of the Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix on June 18th at the American Airlines Arena in Dallas, Texas. The event is being billed as Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum and is naturally headlined by the next stage of grand prix bouts. In the main event, Alistair Overeem will take on Fabricio Werdum. The co-main event is Brett Rogers will face Josh Barnett.
The event also features the return of female MMA superstar Gina Carano
Strikeforce also confirmed this week that strikers Jorge Masvidal and K.J. Noons will meet in a lightweight contest. Heavyweights Jeff Monson and former Olympian Daniel Cormier will also meet at this event.
The main card for the event thus far: