Strikeforce has added three more fights to its May 19 show at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., including a lightweight bout between Billy Evangelista and James Terry.
Strikeforce and the Showtime premium cable channel announced Thursday a new deal for 2012. But as part of that deal, the heavyweight division will be eliminated later in the year.
Strikeforce exec believes heavyweight tournament finals between Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier could happen by March, “optimistic” about Showtime extension.
The Strikeforce CEO talks to HeavyMMA about the past, present and future of the company he founded in the 1990’s.
Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker predicts that the second round of the heavyweight grand prix will take place in August of this year.
Strikeforce welterweight Paul Daley is not afraid to voice his opinion and he did just that when saying Scott Coker “sold out” by selling the promotion.
Scott Coker talks about his relationship with new boss Dana White, Fedor Emelianenko’s contract difficulties and his excitement over the sale of Strikeforce to Zuffa in this exclusive interview.t
In case you missed any of the happenings in mixed martial arts over the last seven days, Heavy.com has put together “This Week In MMA” to get you caught up.
Check out these video highlights from yesterday’s Strikeforce Challengers weigh-in event, and be sure to watch the first Zuffa-produced Strikeforce event tonight on Showtime.
Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker joins the HeavyMMA Podcast to discuss the sale of his company to Zuffa, his ultimate UFC vs. Strikeforce dream fight and much more.
The first change to Strikeforce following the purchase by Zuffa is that Strikeforce will now use the unified rules of mixed martial arts.