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  • 3 years ago
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Josh Thornburg wants to follow in the footsteps of his teammates: the Diaz Brothers, Jake Shields, and Gilbert Melendez. He doesn't want a one-time shot at Strikeforce, he wants to stay and fight the best they have to offer. Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Lightweight Conor Heun has been forced to withdraw from his April 1 bout with James Terry at Strikeforce Challengers 15 after suffering a torn knee ligament in training. The promotion announced on Monday that Nick Diaz-trained Josh Thornburg will step in to face Terry in a 165-pound catchweight contest at the event, which goes down at Stockton Arena in Thornburg’s backyard of Stockton, Calif. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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The first Strikeforce event since the promotion's purchase by the parent company of the UFC is getting a little last-second shuffling. Strikeforce officials today announced that injury has forced Conor Heun out of Strikeforce Challengers 15, and California native Josh Thornburg has agreed to take his place against James Terry. Featuring a main event between Justin Wilcox and Rodrigo Damm, "Strikeforce Challengers 15: Wilcox vs. Damm" takes place April 1 in Stockton, Calif. The main ca read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Strikeforce on Monday announced that Conor Heun has been forced out of his April 1 bout against James Terry. Nick Diaz-trained Josh Thornburg will take his place at Strikeforce Challengers 15. Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Strikeforce has made the previously unaired March 5 preliminary fight between Roger Bowling vs. Josh Thornburg available for free online viewing. Watch the full fight video on MMAWeekly.com. Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Once-beaten prospect Roger Bowling will lock horns with promotional newcomer Josh Thornburg in a preliminary welterweight duel at Strikeforce “Feijao vs. Henderson” on Saturday at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio read news >>