NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Rounding out ProMMAnow.com‘s live coverage of “Strikeforce: Nashville” are these videos of the post-fight press conference. In video one, Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker discusses the unfortunate incident that took place following the main event when Jason “Mayhem” Miller interrupted Jake Shields’ live post-fight interview on CBS, and all hell broke loose.
Coker urged the media not to let the post-fight incident take away from what Shields had accomplished with his dominating win over Dan Henderson.
Also in video one, “King Mo” Lawal talks with the media about his five-round unanimous decision over Gegard Mousasi and becoming the new Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion, and Japanese superstar Shinya Aoki talks about Japanese MMA vs. United States MMA and his loss to Gilbert Melendez.
In part two, Strikeforce Lightweight Champion Gilbert Melendez apologizes for the incident with Jason “Mayhem” Miller, and explains what happened. He also discusses his victory over Aoki, who many people considered to be the number two lightweight in the world. Dan Henderson also joins the meeting.
In part three, Dan Henderson talks about his loss to Jake Shields and if he still feels making the move from the UFC to Strikeforce was the right thing to do. He also discussed the suggestion that a difficult weight cut to 185 lbs. affected his performance.
In part four, Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Jake Shields arrives to the press conference after taking a drug test for the athletic commission. Shields discusses the post-fight melee and his victory over Henderson.
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