Strikeforce Releases Houston Preliminary Card

Strikeforce recently released the seven bouts that make up its preliminary fight card for Strikeforce: Houston. The event is scheduled for Aug. 21 at the Toyota Center.

Former Olympic wrestler Daniel Cormier heads the preliminary bouts. The undefeated heavyweight (4-0) takes on Jason Riley, who is 7-3 and coming off of a recent loss to Devin Cole.

Also featured on the preliminary card are bouts featuring Andre Galvao vs. Nate Moore and former “Ultimate Fighter” cast member Vinny Magalhaes vs. Rocky Long.

A light heavyweight title bout between Strikeforce champion Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal and Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante and a battle for the vacant middleweight championship, between Tim Kennedy and Ronaldo “Jacare” de Souza, headline the Strikeforce: Houston main card on Showtime.


Strikeforce: Houston Preliminary Bouts:

-Daniel Cormier vs. Jason Riley
-Andre Galvao vs. Nate Moore
-Vinicius Magalhaes vs. Rocky Long
-Adam Schindler vs. Kier Gooch
-Jose Santibanez vs. Reynaldo Trujillo
-Chad Robichaux vs. Humberto Deleon
-Chad Cook vs. Arteneus Young