Undefeated prospect Tyson Griffin (Pictures) will face what is perhaps his greatest test to date when he meets K-1 and UFC veteran Duane Ludwig (Pictures), during a featured fight on the 10-bout Strikeforce "Revenge" event, which will take place at San Jose, Calif.’s HP Pavilion on Friday, June 9.
"Bang," the winner of three straight contests, including an 11-second knockout over respected Canadian lightweight Jonathan Goulet (Pictures) at UFC's UFN 3, will be the younger Griffin's toughest test to date.
Tyson, undefeated in 6 fights, first made a name for himself by besting Urijah Faber (Pictures) in September of last year.
Tickets for Strikeforce "Revenge" are on sale at the HP Pavilion box office (408-287-7070) as well as at all Ticketmaster (408-998-TIXS) outlets and Ticketmaster online (www.ticketmaster.com).
Strikeforce "Revenge" fight card:
Alistair Overeem (Pictures) vs. Vitor Belfort (Pictures)
Bobby Southworth (Pictures) vs. James Irvin (Pictures)
Duane Ludwig (Pictures) vs. Tyson Griffin (Pictures)
Cung Le (Pictures) vs. TBA
Josh Thomson (Pictures) vs. TBA
Clayton Guida (Pictures) vs. TBA
Daniel Puder (Pictures) vs. TBA
Eugene Jackson (Pictures) vs. TBA