Now that “Strikeforce: Emelianenko vs. Henderson” has been officially announced, fight fans need to start considering how much they intend to spend on seats for the show.
The event takes place July 30th inside the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. A blockbuster scrap between Fedor Emelianenko and Dan Henderson will headline the card.
On Friday, Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker announced the contest would take place at 220 pound (maximum). However, MMAJunkie is now reporting it is a full-fledged heavyweight bout (up to 265 pounds).
Tickets for the event range from $35 to $350.
UFC Fight Club members will have the opportunity to purchase seats for the show on Thursday, June 2nd at 11AM ET/8AM PT via UFCFightClub.com.
A special Internet ticket pre-sale will be available to Strikeforce and UFC Newsletter subscribers on Friday, June 3rd at 11AM ET/8AM PT.
The general public will have access to the remains on Saturday, June 4th at 11AM ET/8AM PT.
If sitting with the general public simply isn’t satisfactory, luxury suites are available by calling (847) 649-2227.
Additional bouts are expected to be announced shortly.
Tarec Saffiedine vs. Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos
Fedor Emelianenko vs. Dan Henderson