Strikeforce Announces Main Card for Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal

Cris "Cyborg" Santos

Strikeforce champion Cris "Cyborg" Santos

Strikeforce has announced the main card for their upcoming show in San Diego titled Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal.

The promotion made the announcement via their Facebook page on Wednesday.

The main event will of course be the lightweight title fight between champion Gilbert Melendez and top rated challenger Jorge Masvidal.

In addition to the main event, Strikeforce women’s featherweight champion Cris ‘Cyborg’ Santos returns to action and faces Hiroko Yamanaka.

Former light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi gets back in the cage as he faces former Tennessee football stand-out Ovince St-Preux.

The final fight announced for the Strikeforce card will be local San Diego favorite and former Elite XC champion K.J. Noons as he takes on Billy Evangelista.

Tickets for the event go on sale Oct 15 for the event at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, Calif.