Strikeforce / M-1 Global: Fedor vs HendersonCategory: MMA
No longer “untouchable” after suffering two consecutive defeats, Fedor Emelianenko is still a force to reckon with.
After all, he’s not widely considered the greatest MMA fighter ever for nothing.
On July 30, 2011, “The Last Emperor” looks to return to his winning ways when he takes on current Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion Dan Henderson in the main event of Strikeforce: Fedor vs Henderson at Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, United States.
It will be fought at a catch weight of 220 lbs.
In the co-main event, Marloes Coenen defends her Women’s Welterweight (135 lb) Championship title against Miesha Tate.
This event co-presented with Fedor’s Russian M-1 Global promotion.
Here’s the official fight card:
Main Card (watch on Showtime)
Heavyweight bout: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Dan Henderson
Women’s Welterweight (135 lb) Championship bout: Marloes Coenen (c) vs. Miesha Tate
Middleweight bout: Robbie Lawler vs. Tim Kennedy
Welterweight bout: Paul Daley vs. States Woodley
Welterweight bout: States Scott Smith vs. Tarec Saffiedine
Preliminary Card (watch on HDNet)
Lightweight bout: Gesias Cavalcante vs. Bobby Green
Welterweight bout: Eduardo Pamplona vs. Tyler Stinson
Women’s (135 lb) bout: Alexis Davis vs. Julie Kedzie
Middleweight bout: Derek Brunson vs. Lumumba Sayers
Heavyweight bout: Bryan Humes vs. Gabriel Salinas-Jones
This MMA event will be aired LIVE on network television at Showtime in the USA and on Super Channel in Canada on July 30, 2011. The LIVE show will start at 10 PM ET/7 PM PT / 3AM BST . The preliminary card will be broadcasted live on HDNet and will start at 5:00 PM. However, if you can’t watch it on TV, several sites will actually offer it for free like Justin TV, Freedocast, LiveStream and UStream. You can also watch Strikeforce: Fedor vs Henderson using your favorite Sopcast and TVU channels.
UPDATE July 30, 2011: Strikeforce: Fedor vs Henderson has wrapped up!
Watch the replay video below:
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