As Strikeforce’s next offering draws near, the promotion has announced 2 preliminary bouts that will see three local St. Louis fighters get the chance to compete close to home.
Lee Brousseau (7-2) will face Mike Glenn (6-4) in a light heavyweight match-up between two Missouri natives.
The other fight added will see Ben Brown (1-0) take on J.W. Wright (pro debut) in a 130lb catchweight fight on the undercard.
The local St. Louis fighters will be featured on the non-televised portion of the show headlined by former UFC contenders Dan Henderson and Renato “Babalu” Sobral throwing down in the main event of the evening.
The main event will determine the next contender in the Strikeforce light heavyweight division with the winner expected to face champion Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante in 2011.