STRIKEFORCE® WORLD GRAND PRIX HEAVYWEIGHT TOURNAMENT LIVE WEIGH-INS FROM AT&T PLAZA AT AMERICAN AIRLINES CENTER

PRESS RELEASE: Dallas, TX – Thursday, June 16, 2011

STRIKEFORCE® WORLD GRAND PRIX HEAVYWEIGHT TOURNAMENT LIVE WEIGH-INS FROM AT&T PLAZA AT AMERICAN AIRLINES CENTER

SPECIAL GUEST HERSCHEL WALKER TO BE IN ATTENDANCE 

Friday, June 17, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. CT

STRIKEFORCE WORLD GRAND PRIX HEAVYWEIGHT TOURNAMENT is coming to the American Airlines Center this Saturday June 18.  Prior to the fighters stepping inside the cage, fans are encouraged to come support them at the live weigh-ins taking place at the AT&T Plaza directly outside of the arena on Friday, June 17 at 5:00 p.m. CT.  The American Airlines Center and AT&T Plaza are located at 2500 Victory Dr., Dallas, TX 75219.

photo courtesy of mma junkie

 

Former football great and STRIKEFORCE star, Herschel Walker, will also be in attendance as the special guest for the event.

Tickets for STRIKEFORCE WORLD GRAND PRIX HEAVYWEIGHT TOURNAMENT are still available and can be purchased at the American Airlines Center Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, by calling 800-745-3000, or by visiting Ticketmaster.com.

Saturday’s STRIKEFORCE World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournament fights will air live on SHOWTIME along with three additional non-tournament bouts at 10 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast).

Media members are encouraged to attend for photo opportunities and interviews.

WHO:             STRIKEFORCE: OVEREEM VS. WERDUM full card

Scott Coker– STRIKEFORCE CEO

Herschel Walker – Special Guest

WHEN:           Friday, June 17, 2011

5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. CT

WHERE:        AT&T Plaza at the American Airlines Center

2500 Victory Dr.

Dallas, TX 75219

MEDIA INQUIRIES:  Contact Ryan Grab, STRIKEFORCE PR @ 706.540.3425 or rgrab@strikeforce.com