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Gilbert Melendez vs. Josh Thomson III Heade...

Apr 02, 2012Comments off563 Views

Trilogies seem to be the theme of 2012 so add one more to the list. On May 19, Gilbert Melendez will defend his Strikeforce lightweight


Jacare Sits Atop Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rous...

Mar 05, 2012Comments off531 Views

Former Strikeforce champion Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza sits atop the Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey fighter salaries and payroll from Columbus, Ohio.

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Strikeforce Post Fight: Josh Thomson –...

Mar 04, 2012Comments off564 Views

Fighters are generally their own worst critics and despite a win on Saturday, Josh Thomson was highly critical of his own performance.

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Strikeforce Tate vs. Rousey Results: Josh T...

Mar 03, 2012Comments off596 Views

It's not a fight that will win fans over, but Josh Thomson controlled K.J. Noons for the majority of their fight en route to a

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KJ Noons: The Title Is Still Important But ...

Mar 01, 2012Comments off387 Views

K.J. Noons still wants to fight for the Strikeforce lightweight title, but his focus is all about fighting Josh Thomson and he can't ignore the

Strikeforce Tate vs. Rousey Play-by-Play: K...

Mar 01, 2012Comments off423 Views

Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey live play-by-play of K.J. Noons vs. Josh Thomson on Saturday, March 3.

Miesha Tate vs Ronda Rousey

Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey Media Call (Au...

Feb 27, 2012Comments off362 Views

Strikeforce champion Miesha Tate and challenger Ronda Rousey, as well as fighters Josh Thomson and KJ Noons field questions from the media, leading up to

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Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey Fight Card Rum...

Feb 14, 2012Comments off996 Views

Strikeforce Columbus fight card and rumors for March 3, 2012, in Columbus, Ohio.

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Strikeforce Firms Up Tate vs. Rousey Fight ...

Jan 17, 2012Comments off268 Views

Strikeforce on Tuesday made its March 3 event for Columbus, Ohio, official. Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey takes place at the Nationwide Arena the same weekend

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Strikeforce Ohio Adds Daley vs. Misaki, Noo...

Jan 08, 2012Comments off452 Views

The Strikeforce main card appears almost set for March 3 in Ohio after the promotion announced two more major bouts on Saturday night.

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Strikeforce Post-Fight Video: Scott Coker D...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off435 Views

Scott Coker talks Strikeforce business with Erik Fontanez.


Check Out Yves Edwards Stunning Head Kick K...

Nov 30, 2011Comments off461 Views

Called one of the most stunning UFC knockouts in history due to a kick, Yves Edwards blasted Josh Thomson at UFC 49, marking him as

Maximo Blanco Draws Pat Healy as Replacemen...

Aug 30, 2011Comments off359 Views

Originally slated to face Josh Thomson, Maximo Blanco will instead square off with Pat Healy at Strikeforce's Sept. 10 event in Cincinnati.

Josh Thomson Injured and Out of Strikeforce...

Aug 23, 2011Comments off1038 Views

A foot injury suffered in training has forced former Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson out of his upcoming fight on Sept 10 against Maximo Blanco.

Clay Guida Talks Who’s Next, His Inte...

Aug 23, 2011Comments off729 Views

Clay Guida talks about several subjects including his interest in a potential move to featherweight, a rematch with Gilbert Melendez, and who is on his

Japan MMA Floundering, Maximo Blanco Excite...

Aug 10, 2011Comments off383 Views

After spending the entirety of his professional career in Japan, Maximo Blanco is excited to come to America, where he sees the opportunity to make

Strikeforce Odds Open with Ronaldo ‘J...

Jul 10, 2011Comments off325 Views

With Strikeforce's next few events already in the planning, the odds for the upcoming fights have been released for the major bouts.

Strikeforce: Heavyweight Grand Prix Semifin...

Jun 05, 2011Comments off680 Views

Strikeforce event on September 10, 2011, location and venue to be determined, fight card rumors.

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza Defends ...

Jun 05, 2011Comments off1051 Views

Six straight wins have earned American Kickboxing Academy middleweight Luke Rockhold a title shot against Strikeforce champion Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza on September 10.

Josh Thomson vs. Maximo Blanco Set for Unan...

Jun 01, 2011Comments off633 Views

Maximo Blanco is ready to make his Strikeforce debut and he'll get the chance to face a former champion.

Former Sengoku Lightweight Maximo Blanco Si...

May 17, 2011Comments off342 Views

It didn't take long for former Sengoku lightweight Maximo Blanco to find a home in the United States.

Maximo Blanco Exits Sengoku and Targets U.S...

May 11, 2011Comments off607 Views

Maximo Blanco, one of the top lightweights fighting in Sengoku, has exited the promotion and signed on with U.S. representation and plans to land on

JZ Cavalcante on Waiting for Strikeforce, N...

Apr 18, 2011Comments off390 Views

Strikeforce lightweight JZ Cavalcante has had a strange ride over the past six months, but he's ready to get on with business, and that starts


Gilbert Melendez to Tatsuya Kawajiri: ̶...

Apr 07, 2011Comments off363 Views

Gilbert Melendez remembers his first fight with Tatsuya Kawajiri, but if the Japanese fighter thinks he's facing the same guy on Saturday night, he's sorely

Strikeforce Featured Fight Video: Gilbert M...

Apr 04, 2011Comments off506 Views

Gilbert Melendez won the Strikeforce interim lightweight title two years ago. He then unified the title in his rematch with then champion Josh Thomson in

Josh Thomson Says Short Notice Or Not, No E...

Dec 30, 2010Comments off397 Views

Josh Thomson discusses the short notice fight he has against Tatsuya Kawajiri in Dynamite!, the advantage many Japanese fighters have in these situations, and the

Josh Thomson Knows a Third Fight with Gilbe...

Dec 30, 2010Comments off347 Views

Josh Thomson isn't worried about if he's going to get a third fight with Gilbert Melendez, only when it's going to happen because according to

Josh Thomson Shuffled from Shinya Aoki to T...

Dec 23, 2010Comments off1224 Views

Josh Thomson is putting the final touches on his brief camp to prepare for a New Year's Even showdown against Tatsuya Kawajiri, but that wasn't

Dream’s Dynamite!! 2010 Card Coming T...

Dec 13, 2010Comments off707 Views

Despite speculation that the promotion is on the brink of collapse, Dream officials are releasing fights for its annual New Year's Eve Dynamite!! extravaganza.

Josh Thomson vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri Inked For...

Dec 07, 2010Comments off572 Views

Strikeforce lightweight Josh Thomson will travel to Japan on New Year's Eve to meet Tatsuya Kawajiri in a bout on the year end Dynamite!! show.