Strikeforce media conference call took place on Jan. 13th at 12pm EST. Scott Coker, Fedor, Antonio Bigfoot Silva is expected to be on the call.
- HW Tournament will consist of 3 round fights, final will be 5 round.
- Alistair Overeem’s heavyweight title is not on the line.
- If Allistair Overeem wins the tourney he will be the Strikeforce HW champion as well as Strikeforce HW Grand Prix champion.
- Allistair Overeem plans another “The Reem” documentary highlighting his journey trough the Strikeforce HW Grand Prix.
- Fedor Emelianenko “there are a lot of great fighters in the tournament. i am proud to be part of it.”
- Antonio BigFoot Silva “I’m going to beat the legend and I’m going to be a legend”
- Fedor “many times people have sized me up. If they think that they have found what my biggest weakness is, let them try to take advantage of it.”