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Valentijn Overeem Injured, Off Dec. 4 “Strikeforce: Henderson vs. Babalu” has confirmed a rumor that Valentijn Overeem, older brother of Strikeforce heavyweight champ Alistair Overeem, has been forced off next week’s “Strikeforce: Henderson vs Babalu” card.

The fight originally struggled to come together in October and has now been canceled again. As of this post, Strikeforce is currently looking for a substitute and has not scrapped Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva from the card.

Next week’s card will be headlined by a rematch of Dan Henderson and Renato Sobral’s 1999 RINGS “King of Kings” tournament final, a fight which Henderson won by split decision. Also on the card, a welterweight match-up between hard hitting strikers Scott Smith and Paul Daley and a middleweight bout between Matt Lindland and Robbie Lawler.

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