by MMAWeekly.com Staff
All of the main card fighters for Friday night’s Strikeforce Challengers 10 event in Phoenix made weight.
The pairings were also announced for the women’s 135-pound contenders tournament. Miesha Tate and Maiju Kujala will face each other in one bout, while Hitomi Akano and Carina Damm will square off in the other. The winners of those two fights will fight each other later in the night to determine the next contender to winner of Sarah Kaufman and Marloes Coenen.
Joe Riggs and Louis Taylor headline the event at the Dodge Theatre and live on Showtime in a 182-pound catchweight bout.
-Joe Riggs (181.6 pounds) vs. Louis Taylor (181.2 pounds)
-Ryan Couture (155.6 pounds) vs. Lucas Stark (153.2 pounds)
-Miesha Tate (134.2 pounds) vs. Maiju Kujala (134.4 pounds)
-Carina Damm (134.8 pounds) vs. Hitomi Akano (135.0 pounds)