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Date: 4/18/2014 | Location: Mid-America Center, Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
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Tarec Saffiedine: Strikeforce Welterweight Title Win Bittersweet as Promotion Closes

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Following his performance Saturday night, Tarec Saffiedine will forever be known as the final Strikeforce welterweight champion.

Tarec Saffiedine still waiting, still hoping for Strikeforce welterweight title shot

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Not much has changed for Tarec Saffiedine since his win earlier this month. Well, other than a slightly high-profile injury coming out of his training camp at Team Quest involving Dan H...

Tarec Saffiedine Batters Nate Marquardt to Win in Final Strikeforce Fight Ever

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Strikeforce officially came to a close on Saturday night, and it really was a storybook ending with one of the fighters who had been with the promotion for the past three years walking away ...

Tarec Saffiedine Dethrones Nate Marquardt, Claims Welterweight Crown in Strikeforce Finale

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Tarec Saffiedine converted his right leg into a meat tenderizer, and Nate Marquardt provided him with the meat.

Strikeforce's Coker uncertain if Tarec Saffiedine will get next welterweight title shot

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

SAN DIEGO - Tarec Saffiedine was hoping a win over Roger Bowling would get him a shot at a title. And while that may eventually prove to be the case, the Strikeforce welterweight will h...

Nate Marquardt: Experience Made Difference in Strikeforce Welterweight Title Win Over Woodley

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Former UFC middleweight title contender Nate Marquardt made his return to competition Saturday night at the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore.

Roger Bowling hoping Strikeforce title shot looms after test against Tarec Saffiedine

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

There may be Strikeforce fighters out there longing for a chance to slide over and fight in the UFC. Roger Bowling isn't one of them yet. Not when he's still got business to attend to. ...

UFC 171 post-fight analysis: Sorting out the UFC's welterweight division

Posted by system system 30 days ago from Bloody Elbow

UFC 171 is over, and a new welterweight champion has been crowned, but what does that mean for the current landscape of the division? Johny Hendricks nearly took the welterweight belt from G...

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UFC 171 Results: Updating the Welterweight Rankings

Posted by system system 30 days ago from Bleacher Report

UFC 171 provided tons of welterweight action on Saturday, offering a title fight in the main event and a couple of pivotal contender's bouts on the main card. Johny Hendricks finally capture...

Final Strikeforce champ Tarec Saffiedine wants eventual shot at UFC gold

Posted by system system 2 months ago from

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:...

Tarec Saffiedine open to rebooking with Ellenberger after UFC Fight Night 34 win

Posted by system system 3 months ago from

While Tarec Saffiedine dominated Hyun Gyu Lim for the majority of UFC Fight Night 34, he doesn’t think the performance puts him above facing his originally scheduled opponent, Jake Ell...

Getting Ready for UFC Singapore: Tarec Saffiedine vs. Nate More Full Strikeforce Fight Video

Posted by system system 3 months ago from

Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine introduces his one-punch power to Nate Moore in this Strikeforce Challengers bout.

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...

After false start, Strikeforce champ Tarec Saffiedine anxious to prove UFC worth

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

After turning down an opportunity to face Carlos Condit, Tarec Saffiedine has been chomping at the bit to receive a new assignment. Now that's he's got it, "Sponge" couldn't be happier.

Champion Nate Marquardt, Challenger Tarec Saffiedine Official for Strikeforce Finale

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Zeroing in on an Ultimate Fighting Championship return once thought unlikely, Nate Marquardt has one last piece of unfinished business to handle in Strikeforce.

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