The official weigh-in event for Strikeforce: "Fedor vs. Werdum" is set to take place on Friday, June 25, at the HP Pavilion Concourse in San Jose, California.
The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 5 p.m. PT.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide the latest coverage of the Strikeforce weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
"Fedor vs. Werdum" will feature the long-awaited heavyweight showdown between top ranked heavyweight enigma Fedor Emelianenko and jiu-jitsu wizard Fabricio Werdum.
Several of the promotion’s other top fighters will be in action on the card as well, including 145-pound Women's Champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos as she "Cuddles" with Jan Finney.
In addition, Scott Smith and Cung Le are scheduled to hook 'em up in a rematch from their December 2009 bout in which "Hands of Steel" won via last-minute miracle (as usual).
Here is the current Strikeforce: "Fedor vs. Werdum" line-up:
265 lbs.: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Fabricio Werdum
Main card (Televised):
185 lbs.: Cung Le vs. Scott Smith
145 lbs.: Cristiane Santos vs. Jan Finney
155 lbs.: Pat Healy vs. Josh Thomson
Under card (May not be broadcast):
175 lbs.: Chris Cope vs. Ron Keslar
170 lbs.: Bret Bergmark vs. Vagner Rocha
185 lbs.: Gareth Joseph vs. Yancey Medeiros
155 lbs.: Derrick Burnsed vs. Bobby Stack
For those fortunate enough to be in "Silicon Valley" this week remember that the weigh-in is FREE to attend and open to the public.
Doors to the weigh-in will open around 3:00 p.m. PT for the general public with a special fighter autograph signing taking place from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. featuring Gilbert "El Nino" Melendez, Muhammed "King" Mo Lawal, and Renato "Babalu" Sobral.
Remember that MMAmania.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, round-by-round coverage of Strikeforce: "Fedor vs. Werdum," beginning with the Showtime telecast at 10 p.m. ET. In addition, we will deliver up-to-the-minute quick results of all the under card action much earlier on fight night.
It’s going to be a fun night of fights so don’t miss it. And remember to check us out for all the pre, during and post-fight "Fedor vs. Werdum" coverage you can handle.