Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker made the announcement during a conference call Tuesday. “I know that she’s really disappointed,” said Coker. “It’s an unfortunate situation but we have no further information at this time.”
It was not revealed why Carano failed her medicals.
Coker said they should know by the end of the day whether or not D’Alelio will remain on the card.
“Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum” will take place Saturday, June 18, at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, and will feature the second round of Strikeforce’s heavyweight tournament.
Stay tuned to ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) as more information becomes available on this developing story.