Roger Gracie vs Trevor Prangley Expected at Strikeforce on January 29

Photo by Esther Lin via Showtime Sports.

Sherdog reports:

Submission grappling savant Roger Gracie (Pictured) will meet Shark Fights champion Trevor Prangley in a featured light heavyweight duel under the Strikeforce banner on Jan. 29 at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., according to a source with knowledge of the matchup.

Prangley is a huge leap up in competition for Gracie.

Roger Gracie 3-0

Win Kevin Randleman Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Strikeforce
Win Yuki Kondo Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Sengoku
Win Ron Waterman Submission (Armbar) Bodog Fight

Trevor Prangley 23-6-1

Win Keith Jardine Decision (Split) Shark Fights
Loss Tim Kennedy Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Strikeforce
Draw Karl Amoussou Technical Draw (Accidental Thumb to Amoussou's Eye) Strikeforce

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