Nathan MarquardtPORTLAND – Nate Marquardt made his return to the cage at Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy on Saturday night, where he won the vacant Strikeforce welterweight championship. It was a hard fought battle with Tyron Woodley, Marquardt battling back from being put down on the canvas twice, but that just showed his resilience.

Marquardt took control and wound up knocking Woodley out with a series of elbows and uppercuts early in the fourth round.

After the fight, he said that he feels he is the best in the world and described his title winning victory as a “dream come true.”

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



view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Marloes Coenen Faces Julia Budd for Inaugural Bellator Bantamweight Belt

  • 28 days ago
  • 1 views

Former Strikeforce champion Marloes Coenen will face Julia Budd for the inaugural Bellator bantamweight belt. read news >>

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant recaps Episode No. 3 of 'Dancing with the Stars'

  • 24 days ago
  • 6 views

On Monday, UFC strawweight Paige VanZant returned on Season 22 of “Dancing with the Stars.” Today, she talked to MMAjunkie about her appearance on the season’s third episode.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC on FOX 19: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Darrell Horcher video highlights

  • 13 days ago
  • 13 views

Khabib Nurmagomedov returned to action for the first time in two years at UFC on FOX 19, and while it wasn’t the bout with Tony Ferguson fans wanted to see, he dominated late-replacement Darrell Horc read news >>

UFC on Fox 19 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

  • 12 days ago
  • 14 views

The UFC returned to Tampa, Florida, for UFC on Fox 19 on Saturday with a night full of fun and excitement. In the main event, Glover Teixeira made quick work of former light heavyweight champion Rash read news >>

UFC 197 Results: Former Champ Carla Esparza Decisions Juliana Lima

  • 6 days ago
  • 5 views

Former UFC women’s strawweight champion Carla Esparza returned to action for the first time in 13 months on Saturday, defeating Juliana Lima by unanimous decision at UFC 197. read news >>

'Cyborg' Santos: Bellator will decide when I get title shot, but 'my work speaks for itself'

  • 4 days ago
  • 5 views

Evangelista Santos triumphantly returned to a prominent stage in MMA on Friday, submitting Brennan Ward in just 30 seconds at Bellator 153.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

UFC 197 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

  • 3 days ago
  • 2 views

He's back. Jon Jones returned at UFC 197 in dominant fashion against Ovince Saint Preux. The lopsided decision victory netted him the interim UFC light heavyweight championship, but that is a consola read news >>

UFC 197 Medical Suspensions: Jon Jones, OSP Possibly Sidelined for Six Months

  • 3 days ago
  • 23 views

Jon Jones recently returned to championship status, winning the interim version of the UFC light heavyweight title at UFC 197 on Saturday in Las Vegas. read news >>

UFC 198 Free Fight: Cris Cyborg Topples Gina Carano

  • 8 hours ago
  • 24 views

Cris "Cyborg" Justino won the first ever Strikeforce women's featherweight championship in convincing fashion by taking out Gina Carano back in 2009. read news >>