With the Nov. 3 Strikeforce headliner a little more than a month away, Cormier is publicly campaigning for an opponent. Hopefully we don’t get stuck with bringing Todd Duffee back. My big question is: where is Mark Hunt when you need him? Frank Mir stepped up to take on Cormier is the last heavyweight Strikeforce fight, but with Mir’s injury and with Matt Mitrione unwilling to take the fight, Strikeforce heavyweight
A lightweight matchup between Canadian Mark Bocek (11-4 MMA, 7-4 UFC) and Brazilian Rafael dos Anjos (17-6 MMA, 6-4 UFC) has been added to UFC 154. The card is expected to feature the unification bout between UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and interim titleholder Carlos Condit, although not yet signed. The card takes place Nov. 17 at Montreal’s Bell Centre.
The best part of this video is watching Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey call out Cris “Cyborg” after her successful title defense against former Strikeforce Bantamweight Champ Sara Kaufman. She goes as far as calling Cyborg a cheater. Well put.
Jacare Souza is a top contender in the middleweight division of mma and it’s time for him to see top level competition in the UFC. A highly anticipated rematch between himself and current champion Luke Rockhold is likely in the future, but if Souza and his camp is smart, they will answer the phone when the UFC comes calling.
Bantamweight Championship bout: Ronda Rousey vs. Sarah Kaufman: Rousey is without a doubt the most talked about female fighter in all mma and is more popular than Gina Carano or Cris “Cyborg” these days. She is a dangerous fighter, but her opponent is ready to spoil her fun and derail the Rousey “hype” train. Kaufman has good take-down defense, good jiu jitsu and will definitely have the advantage in the striking
Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey is by far an amazing athlete, Olympic level Judokan, and MMA fighter. But her next opponent in Sara Kaufman, has a great chance at dethroning the Women’s Strikeforce Bantamweight Champ on Saturday, August 18th, on Showtime. If Rousey beats Kaufman though, the possibility of a super fight against Cris “Cyborg” Evangelista will become very close to becoming a reality. “In the next ten years, uh.. if there’s a
Strikeforce proves once again there is a strong MMA talent pool outside of the UFC. VIDEO COURTESY OF STRIKEFORCE..
Tuesday morning StrikeForce Women’s Bantamweight champion and Olympic medalist Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey was posing nude on the cover of Espn’s Body Issue and by Wednesday she was calling out Kim Kardashian.
VIDEO COURTESY OF STRIKEFORCE..
Cyborg has been an MMA household name since beating Gina Corano two years ago. In her last ten fights she has knocked out every opponent except one who she beat unanimously. She has yet to get in any trouble in the cage or need to rely on anything less than her basic tactic which is to overpower her opponents mercilessly until the fight is stopped. Until recently, she was the