Strikeforce To Announce Overeem-Silva For 12/4 Card In St. Louis
By MATT BOONE
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer
According to the F4WOnline.com
website, Strikeforce will soon announce Valentijn Overeem vs. Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva for their December 4 card in St. Louis.
The Overeem-Silva match is added to a loaded card, which currently features some big matches that have already been confirmed by the promotion, such as Dan Henderson vs. Renato "Babalu" Sobral (the main event of the card), Matt Lindland vs. Robbie Lawler, Paul Daley vs. Scott Smith and the return of NFL legend Herschel Walker in his second Strikeforce fight.
Also rumored for the card but yet to be officially announced is a match between Mike Kyle and the undefeated Roger Gracie.
Strikeforce is expected to announce the aforementioned Overeem-Silva match within the next few days, possibly this coming Tuesday, October 12.
Strikeforce: Henderson vs. Babalu will emanate from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri on December 4, airing live on the Showtime premium-cable channel.