Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael Cavalcante has tested positive for a banned substance and is out for one year.
Turning the spotlight on a preliminary card pairing that isn’t getting nearly enough attention heading into “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Kharitonov”.
The weigh-ins for “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Kharitonov” will broadcast live on HDNet, as will the preliminary card of the September 10 event.
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Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson drew an average of 412,000 viewers on Saturday.
Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante and seven other competitors from “Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson” have been issued medical suspensions.
The Ohio Athletic Commission released the salaries for Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson today, and Dan Henderson was top earner.
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Dan Henderson defeated Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante to win the Strikeforce light heavyweight title on Saturday. Women’s welterweight champion Marloes Coenen retained her belt.
“Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson” is set for this evening in Columbus, Ohio, and HeavyMMA.com will be posting live round-by-round results from the main card.
Spencer Kyte takes an in-depth look at tonight’s big Strikeforce event in Columbus. Will Dan Henderson reclaim championship gold? Find out inside.
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Strikeforce champion Marloes Coenen is not sweating the late opponent change for her first title defense on March 5 in Columbus, Ohio.
Miesha Tate has been forced out of her scheduled Strikeforce title bout with champion Marloes Coenen due to injury. Undefeated Liz Carmouche has stepped in as Tate’s replacement.