Chad Griggs delivered another impressive performance, this time KO’ing Gian Villante in the first round. Both Griggs and Villante went guns blazing for the start, with Chad Griggs landing significantly heavier. Griggs managed to knock down Villante couple of times, but the Strikeforce newcomer managed to get up on his feet over and over again.
But finally, Griggs managed to land a winning combination that forced the referee to stop the action at 2:49 minutes in Round 1. Griggs is now 10-1, 2-0 in Strikeforce, and will surely would like to test his chances as the part of Strikeforce Heavyweight Tournament.