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Strikeforce Targets April 9 For Heavyweight...

Jan 27, 2011Comments off887 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 off986 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 off1735 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 off894 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 off794 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 off528 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 off879 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 off402 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 off1760 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 off1355 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 off1663 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 off2459 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 off1047 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 off624 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 off1776 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 off2673 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 off1126 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 off611 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 off1506 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 off759 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

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Dan Henderson Discloses Medication Caused W...

Nov 27, 2010Comments off1443 Views

Dan Henderson opens up about the struggles he had making weight for his fight against Jake Shields, and how a medication he was taking for

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Paul Daley Wants To Fight K.J. Noons After ...

Nov 23, 2010Comments off933 Views

Paul Daley is readying for his return to Strikeforce next weekend when he faces Scott Smith in a marquee match-up on the card, but the

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Paul Daley’s Wild Ride to Strikeforce...

Nov 08, 2010Comments off1059 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker explains why they took a chance on British bad boy Paul Daley, and what his path to a title shot against

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Mayhem Miller vs. Nick Diaz Possible in 201...

Nov 07, 2010Comments off1350 Views

A showdown between Nick Diaz and Jason "Mayhem" Miller seems like an instant fan favorite, and Strikeforce has had discussions about putting the fight together

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Fedor and Strikeforce Negotiations Ongoing

Nov 06, 2010Comments off1175 Views

Strikeforce expects to have Fedor Emelianenko back in the cage during the first quarter of 2011, but as of now negotiations are still ongoing between

Strikeforce Middleweight Tournament Dead in...

Nov 05, 2010Comments off922 Views

Strikeforce confirms that its long talked about middleweight tournament has now been laid to rest, and several fights could determine who gets the next crack

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Strikeforce Hopes For Gina Carano Return In...

Nov 04, 2010Comments off1864 Views

Scott Coker reveals that he hopes and believes that Gina Carano will return in 2011, but at this point no discussions have been had with

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Coker Responds To Rebney: That’s Not ...

Nov 03, 2010Comments off660 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker responds to Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney's recent text messages, and says that is simply not how his promotion plans on doing

Herschel Walker’s Next Strikeforce Op...

Nov 02, 2010Comments off1494 Views

Strikeforce plans on having Herschel Walker's next fight signed, sealed, and delivered by this Friday for the former Heisman Trophy winner's Dec. 4 fight in

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Henderson vs. Babalu Winner Gets Strikeforc...

Nov 02, 2010Comments off1050 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker confirms that the winner of Dan Henderson and Renato "Babalu" Sobral will likely get the next shot at light heavyweight champion