Despite Victory, Luke Rockhold says, “It Just Wasn’t My Best Night” (Strikeforce Post Video)


Luke Rockhold - StrikeforcePORTLAND – Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold successfully defended his belt at Rockhold vs. Kennedy on Saturday night, but you’d never know it by looking at or listening to the champ after the fight.

It was a long, drawn out, five-round battle with Tim Kennedy. The wear and tear of the bout shown on Rockhold’s face after the fight and he expressed some disappointment at his performance, wanting to have finished Kennedy.

“It just wasn’t my best night,” Rockhold proclaimed after the fight.

Check out Luke Rockhold at the Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy post-fight press conference…



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