Ryan Couture forced to withdraw from Nov. 19 Strikeforce Challengers bout

Strikeforce lightweight prospect Ryan Couture (1-0), son of the former UFC two-division champion Randy Couture, has been forced to pull out of a scheduled Nov. 19 bout against Juan Zapata due to a staph infection.

Strikeforce Challengers 10 recap: Riggs stops Taylor, Tate crowned Strikeforce women’s welterweight tourney champ

In his pre-fight interview, Joe “Diesel” Riggs said he believed that Louis Taylor would be aggressive and that “he’ll walk into something.” It took longer than the seasoned veteran likely expected, but in the third round, after starting to drop his hands and wade into trouble with his head straight up, Taylor walked into a … Read more

Strikeforce Challengers 10 results, play-by-play

Strikeforce Challengers 10 takes place tonight at Dodge Theatre in Phoenix, Ariz., and airs live on Showtime starting at 11:00 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. PT. In the main event, MMA veteran Joe Riggs takes on Louis Taylor.

Strikeforce Challengers 10 weigh in results, photos and quotes

Four of MMA’s top women welterweights drew cards at Thursday’s Strikeforce Challengers 10 weigh-ins at Dodge Theatre in Phoenix, Ariz. to determine the match-ups for the first round of Strikeforce’s 135 lb. women’s tournament.

Strikeforce Challengers 10 Breakdown presented by BetUS


Strikeforce Challengers 10 will feature the promotion’s first ever women’s tournament. Hitomi Akano, Miesha Tate, Carina Damm and Maiju Kujala will all fight for a shot at the Strikeforce 135-pound title. Also on the card, Joe Riggs will make his return and Ryan Couture will make his professional debut.

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Strikeforce shuffles rules for 135-pound women’s tournament

MMARising.com has reported that Strikeforce has made some changes to the rules for their 135-pound women’s tournament. The tournament will be a part of Strikeforce Challengers 10. The card takes place this Friday at Dodge Theatre in Phoenix, Ariz. The main card will be broadcast live on Showtime.

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Ryan Couture to make professional debut in Strikeforce (updated)

Ryan Couture, son of multiple-time UFC champion Randy Couture, has signed with Strikeforce. He will make his professional debut on Strikeforce Challengers 10. The card will take place on Aug. 13 at the Dodge Theater in Phoenix.

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