Josh Barnett Calls Strikeforce His New Home
"Strikeforce is the home of the best heavyweight division in the world and I'm proud to be able to call it my home now." -- Josh Barnett
Josh Barnett, who wants to get more meaningful fights even at 32, has signed a contract with Strikeforce. Does this mean that the much awaited Barnett vs Emelianenko fight will come to fruition? Only time will tell. August first of last year, a match between Josh and Fedor was already slated as main event for an Affliction pay-per-view. However, Josh Barnett failed a performance-enhancing drug test, scrapping the match and the Affliction event as a whole. With Andrei Arlovski, Brett Rogers, Antonio Silva, Alistair Overeem, and Fabricio Werdum, Strikeforce has a huge heavyweight fights that it can lineup.
Now that Fedor has lost and the Barnett vs Emelianenko has lackluster, will they be worthy for a Strikeforce main card? Will the addition of Barnett on the line has a potential to be immense? Don’t forget to drop your insights below.View Article Source »