From ST. Louis' ScottTrade Center:
LinkST. LOUIS – MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) was on scene for today's official "Strikeforce St. Louis: Heavy Artillery" fighter weigh-ins.
Today's festivities, which were free and open to the public, took place on the main concourse of Scottrade Center in St. Louis, the same venue that hosts Saturday's Showtime-televised event.
Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem tipped the scales at 253 pounds, while fellow main-eventer Brett Rogers weighed in at 264 pounds.
Fellow heavyweights Andrei Arlovski and Antonio Silva also made their co-main event official before engaging in an intense staredown, while middleweights Ronald "Jacare" Souza and Joey Villasenor also hit the scales in anticipation of their heavily anticipated 185-pound contest.
Rounding out the main card are Roger Gracie vs. Kevin Randleman and Antwain Britt vs. Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante.
The evening's seven-fight preliminary card is heavy on local talent, while Lyle Beerbohm also meets Vitor "Shaolin" Ribeiro.
The full results included:
* Champ Alistair Overeem (253) vs. Brett Rogers (264) – for heavyweight title
* Andrei Arlovski (242) vs. Antonio Silva (265.5)
* Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza (186.5) vs. Joey Villasenor (186)
* Roger Gracie (205.75) vs. Kevin Randleman (205)
* Antwain Britt (204.5) vs. Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante (206)
PRELIMINARY CARD (un-aired)
* Justin DeMoney (169) vs. Jesse Finney (172)
* Lyle Beerbohm (156) vs. Vitor Ribeiro (156)
* Darryl Cobb (184) vs. Booker DeRousse (187)
* Mike Chandler (170) vs. Sal Woods (170)
* Lee Brousseau (204) vs. Fransisco France (206)
* Tom Aaron (157.5) vs. Erik Steenberg (155)
* Matt Ricehouse (156) vs. Greg Wilson (155)