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K.J. Noons Could Be Just the Contender Stri...

Apr 27, 2011Comments off400 Views

When talking about finding the next contender at lightweight for Gilbert Melendez, Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker mentions a few names, but the one that may

Strikeforce Targeting Late Summer Date for ...

Apr 24, 2011Comments off650 Views

Make no mistake about it, there will be no love lost when Strikeforce welterweight women's champion Marloes Coenen finally meets Miesha Tate later this year.

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker Reveals Coenen ...

Apr 24, 2011Comments off557 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker still stands by his commitment to continue to push women's MMA and even has to numbers to prove it's a success.

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Strikeforce Has Plans for Paul Daley, Shoot...

Apr 23, 2011Comments off228 Views

Paul Daley may not have defeated Nick Diaz and won the Strikeforce welterweight title, but he definitely won the respect of a lot of people

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Strikeforce Working “Really Hard̶...

Apr 23, 2011Comments off527 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker says they are working hard to put together a super fight between Fedor Emelianenko and Dan Henderson, but the "devil's in

Jason “Mayhem” Miller Signs New...

Apr 22, 2011Comments off383 Views

One of the most colorful and creative fighters in the sport, Jason "Mayhem" Miller has signed a new multi-fight deal with the UFC.

Strikeforce Champion Ronaldo “Jacare&...

Apr 20, 2011Comments off278 Views

The upcoming Strikeforce show in July will have at least one title defense on the card as Ronald "Jacare" Souza will likely defend his middleweight

04/19/11 RADIO – Gilbert Melendez and...

Apr 19, 2011Comments off248 Views

Top ranked lightweight Gilbert Melendez and Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker stop by MMAWeekly Radio for Tuesday night's edition of the big show.

Gilbert Melendez’s Next Opponent Will...

Apr 19, 2011Comments off397 Views

Gilbert Melendez will not be facing a UFC fighter in his next title defense, but names like K.J. Noons, Jorge Masvidal and Justin Wilcox appear

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Will Nick Diaz Have to Battle Outside the C...

Apr 19, 2011Comments off286 Views

Nick Diaz may be plotting his course for a professional boxing match later this year, but Strikeforce officials are also hoping to have him back

Strikeforce Video: Scott Coker Talks Strike...

Apr 07, 2011Comments off260 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker calls the promotion "Strikeforce 3.0" now that Zuffa owns the company, and how he expects the show to go down on

No Retirement Yet, Fedor Emelianenko Expect...

Mar 24, 2011Comments off410 Views

Fedor Emelianenko is returning to a Strikeforce cage this summer. Retirement is nowhere in the immediate future.

Strikeforce Backer Wanted to Get Back to Ho...

Mar 16, 2011Comments off266 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker documents how the sale of Strikeforce happened to Zuffa, and the exit of one of their primary financial backers.

UFC-Strikeforce Conference Call Audio with ...

Mar 14, 2011Comments off328 Views

The news sprung to life on Saturday that Zuffa, LLC, the parent company of the UFC rocked the MMA world, once again, with its acquisition

Zuffa, LLC Officially Announces Strikeforce...

Mar 14, 2011Comments off354 Views

On Monday, Zuffa, LLC announced the official purchase of Strikeforce, with continued promises that the organization will run as a separate entity for the time

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Game Changer: Zuffa and UFC Purchase Strike...

Mar 12, 2011Comments off509 Views

In a move that will change the mixed martial arts industry forever, Zuffa, parent company of the UFC, has purchased Strikeforce.

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Strikeforce Grand Prix Shifting Gears, Nick...

Mar 01, 2011Comments off150 Views

The second half of Strikeforce's World Heavyweight Grand Prix is on the move to June 18 in Dallas, while Strikeforce champions Nick Diaz and Gilbert

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Fedor Retiring? Two Very Important People D...

Feb 13, 2011Comments off457 Views

Have MMA fans seen the last of Fedor Emelianenko? Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker and Fedor's manager, Vadim Finkelstein, don't believe he's done.

Gina Carano Announces Her Return to Strikef...

Feb 12, 2011Comments off415 Views

Gina Carano is coming back to Strikeforce to compete in their women's division after more than a year away from the sport.

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Strikeforce CEO Believes Diaz vs. Mayhem Ha...

Jan 28, 2011Comments off227 Views

It's no secret that Nick Diaz and Jason "Mayhem" Miller have a grudge with each other, and Strikeforce believes it's a fight that at some

Strikeforce Targets April 9 For Heavyweight...

Jan 27, 2011Comments off403 Views

The second set of quarterfinal bouts for Strikeforce's Heavyweight Grand Prix have been set for some time, now it appears we're nearing a date and

Strikeforce In Talks For Tatsuya Kawajiri t...

Jan 26, 2011Comments off456 Views

Strikeforce is currently in discussions to bring Tatsuya Kawajiri over from Japan to challenge lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez for the belt.

Gina Carano Handling Movie Re-Shoots, No ET...

Jan 26, 2011Comments off830 Views

The last time MMA fans saw Gina Carano on their TV screens in a fight was in August 2009, and it's likely the next time

Scott Coker on Strikeforce Grand Prix: R...

Jan 26, 2011Comments off434 Views

The upcoming Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix may end up being the promotion's biggest series of events to date. Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker says it's the

Strikeforce in Discussions to Bring One Leg...

Jan 25, 2011Comments off482 Views

Strikeforce is currently in discussion to take at least one leg of their upcoming Heavyweight Grand Prix to Japan later this year.

Paul Daley Face Yuya Shirai at BAMMA, Risks...

Jan 24, 2011Comments off271 Views

Paul Daley will face Yuya Shirai at the upcoming BAMMA show in England, but also risks his shot at the Strikeforce welterweight title if he

Strikeforce Confirms March 5 Show in Columb...

Jan 20, 2011Comments off446 Views

Strikeforce's roster of fighters might want to practice on their version of 'Script Ohio' because the organization's debut in the Buckeye state has finally been

MMAWeekly Radio Wednesday: Strikeforce CEO ...

Jan 19, 2011Comments off184 Views

Tune in to MMAWeekly Radio on Wednesday night starting at 9pm ET/6pm PT to hear Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker as well as MMA Inc's Mike

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Fedor Compares Strikeforce Grand Prix to Pr...

Jan 14, 2011Comments off927 Views

Former Pride champion Fedor Emelianenko says that the upcoming Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix is just as good if not better than the legendary tournament held

MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Strikeforce CEO S...

Jan 13, 2011Comments off701 Views

Tune into a stacked Thursday night show on MMAWeekly Radio starting at 9pm ET/6pm PT. Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker, Yves Edwards, Charlie Brenneman and Kyle