Interview: Mousasi wants to move training to L.A. after win over St. Preux

ProMMAnow.com caught up with Gegard Mousasi following his decision win over rising prospect Ovince St. Preux at “Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal” Saturday night in San Diego.

“Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley” LIVE results and play-by-play

Join us tonight as Nick Diaz defends his title against Paul Daley, Gilbert Melendez defends his title against Tatsuya Kawajiri, Keith Jardine takes on Gegard Mousasi and Shinya Aoki faces rising star Lyle Beerbohm.

“Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley” press conference *VIDEO*

Strikeforce held their final “Diaz vs. Daley” press conference Wednesday in San Diego which included the main card fighters who will participate in Saturday’s event LIVE on Showtime.

DREAM.16 fight videos

DREAM.16 took place Saturday, Sept. 25, in Japan. There were a number of intriguing fights including the DREAM 2010 light heavyweight grand prix finals between Gegard Mousasi and Tatsuya Mizuno. And we got the videos just for you.

Gegard Mousasi leaves M-1 Global

According to Sherdog.com, Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi (28-2-1) has severed ties with his M-1 Global management team, the same company that manages the career of consensus number one heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko. Mousasi stated: “After careful consideration, I have decided that it is in my best interest to part ways with M-1 Global. During … Read more

A chat with MMA phenom Gegard Mousasi

Strikeforce fighter and MMA phenom Gegard Mousasi talks about representing the Iranian, Dutch, Armenian, and Japanese nations. He also entertains such obvious questions as how his boxing background helps in MMA, and what it is like to be a fighter. Also, for some reason, the reporter is surprised to see a “tough guy” wearing a … Read more

Gegard Mousasi vs. Thierry Sokoudjou photo gallery

Photo by Jack Bratcher/ProMMA.info - Sokoudjou has the eyes of a killer.

One of the most anticipated fights on Strikeforce’s Nov. 7 “Fedor vs. Rogers” card was the bout between “The African Assassin” Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou and Gegard Mousasi. Sokoudjou is fast and powerful, and came out strong in the first round. He used his judo to throw Mousasi, and landed some vicious leg kicks.

In round two, Mousasi landed some big punches while on his feet. The fight then went to the ground and Mousasi gained the position advantage on top. From there he rained down heavy strikes that Sokoudjou was unable to defend and eventually ended the fight.

ProMMA.info snapped a complete photo gallery of the fight, as well as both fighters at the post-fight press conference. Enjoy the photos, then check out the complete “Fedor vs. Rogers” gallery in the ProMMA.info photo album.

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“Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Rogers” – live play by play and results

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. – ProMMA.info is live and on the scene from the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Ill., for tonight’s “Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Rogers” show.

The event airs live on CBS at 9 p.m. ET with the main event of Fedor Emelianenko vs. Brett Rogers and a bout between Jake Shields and Jason “Mayhem” Miller for the Strikeforce middleweight title.

Stay tuned to ProMMA.info for live, round-by-round coverage of tonight’s event that starts at 7 p.m. ET (4 p.m. PT) for the preliminary card and 9 p.m. ET for the televised main card.

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