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Date: 4/18/2014 | Location: Mid-America Center, Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
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Strikeforce champ Coenen not losing sleep over last-minute opponent switch

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Strikeforce women's welterweight champ Marloes Coenen thinks Liz Carmouche is more capable of giving her the kind of fight she likes. Miesha Tate, on the other hand, is perhaps the type...

Strikeforce Challengers 19's Lorenz Larkin says opponent switch took careful consideration

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

Strikeforce light heavyweight prospect Lorenz Larkin won't lie. Getting a new opponent a week before fight time is a big deal. Most would say the opposite. Nothing fazes them. Everything...

New Strikeforce champ Miesha Tate wanted to beat Marloes Coenen "at her own game"

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

In 11 years and 23 pro fights, no opponent had ever tapped out Marloes Coenen. Then the Strikeforce women's bantamweight champion finally took on top contender Miesha Tate, and it all w...

Strikeforce Champ Marloes Coenen Expects Big Year After Roller Coaster in 2010

Posted by system system 3 years ago from

Marloes Coenen looks back on her roller coaster ride through 2010, and looks ahead to the first defense of her Strikeforce women's welterweight title against Miesha Tate in 2011. Read M...

Miesha Tate Starting Training for Strikeforce Champ Marloes Coenen, Unsure of Date

Posted by system system 3 years ago from

Strikeforce fighter Miesha Tate earned her shot at the promotion’s 135-pound division title defeating two fighters in one night last August. Now she is finally nearing her shot, she's just n...

New Strikeforce champ Coenen insists no foul play intended; draws Tate in 2011

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SAN JOSE, Calif. - For new Strikeforce 135-pound champion Marloes Coenen, a second chance was all that she needed. After losing to top female fighter Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos in a Janua...

Former Strikeforce champ Jake Shields signs with World Series of Fighting

Posted by system system 2 days ago from MMA Junkie

Following his release by the UFC, former Strikeforce middleweight champion and onetime UFC title challenger Jake Shields has signed with World Series of Fighting.Filed under: News, WSOF Tagg...

Former Strikeforce champ, UFC title challenger Jake Shields released by UFC

Posted by system system 12 days ago from MMA Junkie

Former Strikeforce middleweight champion and onetime UFC title challenger Jake Shields will be looking for a new promotion to call home. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC Tagged: Jake Shields

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Final Strikeforce champ Tarec Saffiedine wants eventual shot at UFC gold

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Final Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine would like nothing more than to work his way up for a shot to fight for the UFC title. Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged:...

Video: Watch UFN 35 headliner Luke Rockhold steamroll a 2010 Strikeforce opponent

Posted by system system 3 months ago from

Although his lone UFC appearance to date resulted in a highlight-reel knockout loss to Vitor Belfort, Luke Rockhold looks to reclaim his once-dominant form in next week’s UFC Fight Nig...

UFC champ Georges St-Pierre on planned hiatus: ‘I can’t sleep at night. I’m going crazy’

Posted by system system 5 months ago from

Whatever is going on with UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, it’s apparently causing him major distress. “I can’t sleep at night, man,” he told MMAjunkie fo...

Matt Brown Likely to Face Former Strikeforce Champ Tarec Saffiedine Next

Posted by system system 7 months ago from

Following his victory over Mike Pyle at UFC Fight Night 26 in Boston, Matt Brown didn’t call out one specific fighter; he called out everyone in the Top 10. And it now looks like his request...

UFC on Fuel TV 10 Results: Thiago Silva Knocks Out former Strikeforce Champ Feijao Cavalcante

Posted by system system 10 months ago from

Sticking with the theme of the night, Thiago Silva put former Strikeforce champion Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante away early at UFC on Fuel TV 10, but not without having to battle some adversity...

Former Strikeforce Champ Sarah Kaufman Draws Olympic Medalist Sara McMann in UFC Debut

Posted by system system 10 months ago from

Former Strikeforce women’s bantamweight titleholder Sarah Kaufman makes her long awaited UFC debut against Olympic medalist Sara McMann on Aug. 28 .

Dave Jansen Injured, Bellator Champ Michael Chandler Gets New Opponent, New Date

Posted by system system 10 months ago from

Bellator No. 1 lightweight contender Dave Jansen has withdrawn from his Bellator 96 challenge of champion Michael Chandler, who now gets a new opponent and a new date for his next defense.

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