King Fedor returns to action on June 26 against Fabricio Werdum

Finally, the world’s number one ranked fighter, Fedor Emelianenko (31-1-0, 1 NC) will return to action on June 26 to defend his crown against one of Strikeforce’s top heavyweight prospects, Fabricio Werdum (13-4-1). The two will serve as headliner for a Strikeforce event which will air live on Showtime from the HP Pavilion in San … Read more

Fedor Emelianenko will fight Fabricio Werdum June 26 live on Showtime

World’s No. 1 Fighter To Face Fabricio Werdum At HP Pavilion In San Jose, Calif., On Saturday, June 26 SAN JOSE, Calif. (May 4, 2010) – After months of anticipation, the world’s No. 1 heavyweight and pound-for-pound Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter, Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianenko (31-1), will make his eagerly awaited return to … Read more

“Babalu” Sobral to face Robbie Lawler in Strikeforce main event on June 16 in L.A.

Tickets Go On Sale Tomorrow LOS ANGELES (April 30, 2010) – Knockout artist “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler (17-5) will collide with former STRIKEFORCE Light Heavyweight (205 pounds) Champion Renato “Babalu” Sobral (35-8) at a catch weight of 195 pounds in the main event when STRIKEFORCE Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) hits Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in downtown … Read more

Strikeforce conference call highlights with Andrei Arlovski, Antonio Silva, Roger Gracie, and Kevin Randleman

Four of the principal fighters competing in the STRIKEFORCE St. Louis: Heavy Artillery event at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo., on Saturday, May 15 LIVE on SHOWTIME® at 10 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast) participated in a national conference call on Thursday. Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski (15-7) will face off with Antonio “Big … Read more

The rebirth of Andrei Arlovski

Former UFC heavyweight champion and current Strikeforce heavyweight fighter Andrei Arlovski (15-7) just went through one of the roughest years of his life. In Jan. 2009, he was knocked unconscious by Fedor Emelianenko (31-1) 3:14 into the first round at “Affliction: Day of Reckoning“. Arlovski started the fight out nicely, looked to be winning, but … Read more

Strikeforce features Lawler, Noons, and Lashley on June 16 Los Angeles card coinciding with E3 Expo

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Strikeforce has announced that former Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Robbie Lawler (17-5), professional wrestler/MMA fighter Bobby Lashley (5-0), and former Elite XC Lightweight Champion KJ Noons (8-2) will all fight on an upcoming June 16 card at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles. This Strikeforce event will take place mid-week, … Read more

Antwain Britt vs. “Feijao” Cavalcante added to Strikeforce May 15 in St. Louis

Vitor “Shaolin’’ Ribeiro To Meet Unbeaten Lyle “Fancy Pants’’ Beerbohm In One of Top Undercard Fights on STRIKEFORCE St. Louis: Heavy Artillery NEW YORK (April 27, 2009) – In a clash of explosive light heavyweights (205 pounds), Antwain “The Juggernaut” Britt (11-3) will collide with Rafael “Feijao’’ Cavalcante (8-2) at STRIKEFORCE St. Louis: Heavy Artillery … Read more

Don Frye still kickin *VIDEO*

MMA legend Don Frye was at “Strikeforce: Nashville” to support his buddy Cal Worsham’s son, Hunter, who was fighting on the preliminary card. Frye says  he’s not done fighting and discusses possible future fight match-ups for himself. He  says he would like to get another shot at Dave “Pee Wee” Herman who got the best … Read more

Inside MMA with Chael Sonnen & B.J. Penn (4-23-10) *VIDEO*

UFC fighters Chael Sonnen and B.J. Penn join Bas Rutten and Kenny Rice on this episode of Inside MMA. Sonnen talks about his upcoming bout with Anderson Silva and Penn discusses his recent loss to Frankie Edgar and their future rematch. The “Strikeforce: Nashville” event and subsequent brawl is also looked at, as Ron Kruck … Read more

Dana White talks network TV *VIDEO*

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – UFC President Dana White says although Zuffa is always talking with network execs, they are not actively pursuing any television deals. “If it happens, it happens,” White says, but he insists network TV is not a requirement for his promotion’s future success. And although White would be willing to work with a … Read more