ProMMAnow.com was on-hand for the “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier” post-fight press conference Saturday night at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif. Lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, along with challenger Josh Thomson, light heavyweight contender Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante, Chris Spang, and of course Heavyweight Grand Prix winner Daniel Cormier, participated in the presser. Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker hosted the proceedings.
The Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix finally comes to a close this weekend when Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier clash in the finals at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif. Gilbert Melendez puts his lightweight title on the line against longtime rival Josh Thomson and Rafael Cavalcante looks for revenge for a 2009 knockout loss to Mike Kyle. The ProMMAnow.com staff join forces like the Super-Friends to bring you our thoughts and predictions on each of the main card bouts.
ProMMAnow.com talked with So-Cal welterweight Ricky Legere following his Strikeforce debut victory over Chris Spang at “Rockhold vs. Jardine” on Jan. 7 at the Hard Rock in Las Vegas.