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Strikeforce: 'Heavy Artillery' weigh in results, information and details from St. Louis on May 14


The official weigh-in event for Strikeforce: "Heavy Artillery" is set to take place this Friday (May 14) on the main concourse level of the Scottstrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri.

The first fighter is scheduled to tip the scale at 4 p.m. CT.

As usual, 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.

The Showtime televised event will mark the promotion’s return trip to "Gateway City" after successfully holding its "Lawler vs. Shields" cable television event there last June.

Confirmed for "Heavy Artillery" is a 265-pound grudge match featuring current Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Alistair "Demolition Man" Overeem taking on rising star Brett "The Grim" Rogers.

Several of the promotion’s other top fighters will be in action on the card as well, including a heavyweight scrap between former UFC Heavyweight Champion Andrei "The Pitbull" Arlovski and hard-hitting Brazilian Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva.

Here is the complete Strikeforce: "Heavy Artillery" fight card:

Main event:

265 lbs.: Alistair Overeem vs. Brett Rogers

Main card (Televised):

265 lbs.: Andrei Arlovski vs. Antonio Silva
185 lbs.: Ronaldo Souza vs. Joey Villasenor
205 lbs.: Roger Gracie vs. Kevin Randleman
205 lbs.: Antwain Britt vs. Rafael Cavalcante

Under card (May not be broadcast):

170 lbs.: Justin DeMoney vs. Jesse Finney
155 lbs.: Lyle Beerbohm vs. Vitor "Shaolin" Ribeiro
205 lbs.: Lee Brousseau vs. Fransisco France
155 lbs.: Mike Chandler vs. Sal Woods
155 lbs.: Pat Benson vs. Erik Steenberg
155 lbs.: Tom Aaron vs. Matt Ricehouse
205 lbs.: Darryl Cobb vs. Booker DeRousse

For those fortunate enough to be in St. Louis this weekend 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. CT for the general public.

Remember that will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, round-by-round coverage of "Heavy Artillery," beginning with the Showtime telecast at 10 p.m. ET on May 15. In addition, we will deliver up-to-the-minute quick results of all the under card action as it starts to flow around 8:00 p.m. ET.

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 "Heavy Artillery" coverage you can handle.

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