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Strikeforce Video: Scott Coker Talks Strike...

Apr 07, 2011Comments off78 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 off145 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 off92 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 off100 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 off103 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 off171 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 off79 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 off180 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 off144 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 off66 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 off123 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 off159 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 off219 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 off145 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 off134 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 off85 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 off163 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 off57 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 off285 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 off231 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

Alistair Overeem Will Only Fight in Strikef...

Jan 13, 2011Comments off182 Views

Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem will not only be a participant in the upcoming Strikeforce Grand Prix, but that will be his only commitment until

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Alistair Overeem Risks Belt In Strikeforce ...

Jan 09, 2011Comments off423 Views

Alistair Overeem was a surprise announcement for Strikeforce's Heavyweight Grand Prix. The promotion's champion, he will put his belt on the line and it will

Strikeforce Confident Josh Barnett Will Fig...

Jan 08, 2011Comments off139 Views

Strikeforce has taken a risk, adding Josh Barnett to its upcoming Heavyweight Grand Prix. But it is a calculated risk. CEO Scott Coker is confident

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

Dec 30, 2010Comments off113 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 Shuffled from Shinya Aoki to T...

Dec 23, 2010Comments off303 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

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Fedor Emelianenko vs. Antonio Silva In The ...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off293 Views

It appears Fedor Emelianenko and M-1 Global have come to an agreement to return to the Strikeforce cage, and the former top heavyweight is in

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K.J. Noons On Paul Daley: “He’s...

Dec 11, 2010Comments off153 Views

K.J. Noons heard his name pop out of Paul Daley's mouth non-stop for the last two weeks and now he's ready to respond, and blasts

Strikeforce Likely Headed To Columbus, Ohio...

Dec 07, 2010Comments off74 Views

The UFC opted not to do a show during the Arnold Sports Festival in Ohio this year, but it appears Strikeforce is ready to swoop

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Strikeforce: Dan Henderson Demolishes Babal...

Dec 05, 2010Comments off196 Views

Dan Henderson wanted to send a message to everyone that thought he was done after his loss to Jake Shields in April. He answered

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Dan Henderson Keeping It Simple For Babalu:...

Dec 03, 2010Comments off128 Views

Dan Henderson doesn't want to over think his upcoming fight with Renato "Babalu" Sobral. Sure there's a title shot on the line, but none