UFC 100 on Spike TV knocks out the competition on Sat., Aug. 15

On Sat., Aug. 15, the most anticipated fight in female MMA history took place live on Showtime between Gina Carano and Cris “Cyborg” Santos for the Strikeforce women’s 145 lbs. title. The card also boasted two other high profile title fights with Gilbert Melendez vs. Mitsuhiro Ishida and Gegard Mousasi vs. Renato Sobral.

Never one to be outdone, especially since Strikeforce just finished signing Fedor Emelianenko, the UFC unleashed the big guns, and aired a replay of “UFC 100: Lesnar vs. Mir 2” (originally aired July 11 on pay-per-view) free on Spike TV to counter-program Showtime’s “Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg.”

It was a replay of UFC 100 in the red corner vs. Strikeforce in the blue corner.  Who do you think won?

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Strikeforce “Carano vs. Cyborg” weigh-ins video

The “Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg” weigh-ins took place Friday at the Marriott in San Jose, Calif. Carano and Cyborg both looked great and seem ready to get in the cage. The event will air on Showtime beginning 10:30 p.m. ET/PT Sat., Aug. 15. Check out our complete photo gallery of the weigh-ins in the PRO MMA … Read more