ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) is on the scene this evening at the “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier” fighter weigh-ins at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., the same location that will host Saturday’s Showtime-televised fight card headlined by Josh Barnett vs. Daniel Cormier in the Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix final.
As always, MMA legend Frank Shamrock will be performing commentating duties this weekend on Showtime when Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier put a bow on the Strikeforce heavyweight tournament. In an interview with 1st Quarter radio on Thursday, Frank shared his thoughts on the tournament final between Barnett and Cormier, as well as the Strikeforce lightweight title fight between Gilbert Melendez and Josh Thomson. He also discussed his life after fighting and the long-term dangers for MMA fighters.
The Strikeforce heavyweight tournament final featuring Josh Barnett vs. Daniel Cormier is scheduled to go down on May 19 at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif. The following videos show the fights and the path that led to the finals.
It is being reported that Strikeforce 135 pound women’s champion Ronda Rousey will make her first title defense against Sarah Kaufman in August.
Strikeforce heavyweight tournament finalists Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier sit down for a lengthy Q&A with MMA media.
Strikeforce lightweight champ Gilbert Melendez (20-2) will put his title on the line against Josh Thomson (19-4) in a May 19 rubber match at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif.