Spike announced Wednesday morning its counterprogramming to this weekend's Strikeforce event on Showtime and Shine's pay-per-view bouts featuring the MMA debut of former boxing welterweight champ Ricardo Mayorga.

It's quite the impressive offering from the UFC. Fight fans will be treated to some of the best fights thus far in 2010. Here's the lineup, designed to pull viewers away from the return of Alistair Overeem to American soil as he defends his belt against Brett Rogers at Strikeforce St. Louis:

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- Shane Carwin's first-round TKO of Frank Mir at UFC 111
- Leonard Garcia and "Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung's all-out war at WEC 48
- Mark Munoz's comeback win over Kendall Grove at UFC 112
- Rafael Dos Anjos' submission of the night against Terry Etim at UFC 112
- Matt Serra' first-round KO of Frank Trigg at UFC 109
- Nate Diaz's first-round TKO of Rory Markham at UFC 111
- Paulo Thiago's submission of Mike Swick at UFC 109