Strikeforce Barnett vs Cormier: Josh Thomson Felt He Won, but Fell Just Short (Post Video)


Josh Thomson StrikeforceIt’s a cliché nearly as old as the sport itself, “don’t leave the fight in the hands of the judges.”

Yet, it happens time and time again. So who is to blame when the judges’ decision doesn’t go the way you want it to? You.

At least that was the case for Josh Thomson at Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier on Saturday night in San Jose, Calif. He’s been down the road to a decision before. And in his rubber match with Gilbert Melendez, he thought he did enough to earn the nod, but fell just shy, losing a split decision to the Strikeforce lightweight champion.

Check out what Josh Thomson had to say at Saturday night’s post-fight press conference…



view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 27 days ago
  • 17 views

Watch UFC Tonight hosts Kenny Florian and Daniel Cormier break down the pivotal UFC Fight Night: Austin main event between Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson. Following last week's trio of fight cards, th read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 169 views

To promote their UFC 181 rematch, the UFC has released the full UFC 171 first fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler. On March 15, Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler fought for the UFC Welter read news >>

  • 3 days ago
  • 84 views

Watch the video replay of the UFC on Fox 13 post-fight press conference, which took place following Saturday's event in Phoenix. read news >>

  • 9 hours ago
  • 14 views

It’s the fight MMA fans have been wanting for months, and it’s one the fighters even tried to have early with a little brawl in August. Check out the extended video preview of UFC 182 inside.Filed un read news >>

  • 5 hours ago
  • 7 views

Watch the 9-minute clip that goes in-depth at the highly anticipated UFC 182 card featuring Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. The UFC will start 2015 with one of their most highly anticipated bouts in re read news >>

  • 29 days ago
  • 40 views

Bloody Elbow has full fight coverage here for HBO Boxing Pacquiao vs. Algieri live on HBO PPV this Saturday, November 22 and featuring Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri. Saturday November 22, Bloody E read news >>

  • 29 days ago
  • 27 views

Watch the video highlights from Bellator 131, where Tito Ortiz won the grudge match with Stephan Bonnar, and Will Brooks became the undisputed lightweight champion. read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 21 views

Before UFC 181 comes fully into focus, check out the first fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler, which took place at UFC 171 in March of 2014. read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 395 views

Randa Markos and Felice Herrig met in a contentious fight on Episode 9 of The Ultimate Fighter to determine Season 20's first semifinalist. read news >>

Jump to: