Strikeforce Heavyweight Tournament Preview: Josh Barnett

"We need to see who sits at the head of this table and that’s what this tournament is going to figure out. As far as I’m concerned that’s going to be me."
Josh "The Babyfaced Assassin" Barnett (29-5) -300
Win Geronimo dos Santos - TKO (Punches) Impact FC 1
Win Siala-Mou Siliga - Submission (Kimura) Dream
Win Gilbert Yvel - Submission (Punches) Affliction
Brett "The Grim" Rogers (11-2) +240
Win Ruben Villareal - Decision (Unanimous) W-1 MMA 6
Loss Alistair Overeem - TKO (Punches) Strikeforce
Loss Fedor Emelianenko - TKO (Punches) Strikeforce

Strikeforce in April coverage

Odds to win the Strikeforce Heavyweight GP 2011- $100 Limit:
Fedor Emelianenko +175
Alistair Overeem +215
Josh Barnett +400
Andrei Arlovski +950
Fabricio Werdum +1450
Sergei Kharitonov +1850
Antonio Silva +1900
Brett Rogers +2300
Shane del Rosario +3200
Any fighter not listed (Chad Griggs, Gian Villante) +4000
Valentijn Overeem +4000
Lavar Johnson +4200
Ray Sefo +5000
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