Antonio “Big Foot” Silva vs. Valentijn Overeem on Dec. 4th in St. Louis, MO

Former EliteXC heavyweight champion, Antonio “Big Foot” Silva will indeed face Dutch fighter, Valentijn Overeem at the Strikeforce event in St. Louis, Missouri on December 4th, 2010.

Silva was on a six fight winning streak before losing to the man who defeated Fedor Emelianenko over the summer, Fabricio Werdum, but since has rebounded defeating former UFC heavyweight champion, Andrei Arlovski via unanimous decision.

As for Overeem, the elder brother of Alistair Overeem, is on a two fight winning streak knocking out both Tengiz Tedoradze and Catalin Zmarandescu. The 34-year old currently has a 28-25 record, with all but one of his wins coming inside the distance.

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