Strikeforce held a media conference call Thursday to help promote their upcoming Showtime-televised event “Fedor vs. Henderson” scheduled for July 29, at the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates, Ill.
Strikeforce has finalized the main card for “Fedor vs. Henderson” which will broadcast LIVE on Showtime on July 30 from the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Ill.
Strikeforce has added a light heavyweight bout between Keith Berry and Gian Villante to Strikeforce Challengers 18. The card takes place Aug. 12 at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
A battle between light heavyweight prospects Carlos “Guto” Inocente Filho and Lionel Lanham has been officially added to Strikeforce Challengers 17.
Strikeforce has bolstered their “Fedor vs. Henderson” with a very interesting lightweight fight between veteran “JZ” Cavalcante and Lyle Beerbohm.
Former Strikeforce heavyweight mixed martial artist Brett Rogers was arrested and charged with assaulting his wife Wednesday in their Dakota County home in Apple Valley, Minn.
BJJ black belt Jorge Gurgel will face Joe “Hybrid” Duarte in a lightweight match-up in the Strikeforce Challengers 18 main event on Friday, Aug. 12, from the Pearl at the Palms in Las Vegas.
Strikeforce Challengers 18 is headed to Las Vegas. Lightweights Pat Healy and Eric Wisely is slated to be on the upcoming card.
The weigh-ins for Strikeforce Challengers 16 took place Thursday evening at the ShoWare Center in Kent, Wash., the same location that will host Friday’s fight card which will air LIVE on Showtime at 11 p.m. ET.