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“Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix: Overeem vs. Werdum” Highlight Video

Written by Tom Ngo
June 19th, 2011
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Just in case you missed last night’s “Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum” event on Showtime, no worries because the premium cable network released a highlight video recapping Saturday’s extravaganza.

Mauro Ranallo and his freshly shaved head was assigned narrating duties.

A pair of quarterfinal Heavyweight Grand Prix matchups headlined the event. Josh Barnett submitted Brett Rogers in the card’s co-featured contest, while Alistair Overeem posted a unanimous decision victory over Fabricio Werdum in the night’s main attraction.

Please click the media player below to watch the summary video:

Here are the official results from “Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum”:

Preliminary Bouts:

Isaac Vallie-Flagg
Defeated Brian Melancon via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Nah-Shon Burrell
Defeated Joe Ray via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Conor Heun Defeated Magno Almeida Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

JZ Cavalcante vs. Justin Wilcox No Decision (Unintentional Eye Poke to Wilcox) at :32 in the 2ndRound

Todd Moore Defeated Mike Bronzoulis via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)*

Main Bouts:

Chad Griggs Defeated Valentijn Overeem via TKO (Strikes) at 2:08 in the 1stRound

Daniel Cormier Defeated Jeff Monson via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Jorge Masvidal Defeated KJ Noons via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Heavyweight Grand Prix (Quarterfinals):

Josh Barnett Defeated Brett Rogers via Submission (Arm Triangle) at 1:17 in the 2ndRound

Alistair Overeem Defeated Fabricio Werdum via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

* – Took place following main event

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