Long considered one of the elite prospects in mixed martial arts, Jorge “Gamebred” Masvidal is now ready to prove that he is one of the sport’s best lightweights period, and he went a long way to proving that last night when he took out former EliteXC lightweight champion K.J. Noons at “Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum.” … Read more
Fight fans can watch the “Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum” weigh-ins LIVE tonight on HDNet starting at 6 p.m. ET and watch the preliminary card fights Saturday at 9 p.m. ET.
Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem and his June 18 grand prix quarterfinal opponent, Fabricio Werdum, participated in a conference call with the media on Tuesday.
With Shane Del Rosario sidelined after a car wreck earlier this month, heavyweight veteran Jeff Monson is stepping in to face 2004 Olympian Daniel Cormier on June 18 in Dallas.