St. Preux Returns Against Cason Next Month

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St. Preux (right) prior to last contest

St. Preux vs. Cason likely for Strikeforce Challengers 17

Ovince St. Preux and Joe Cason will face off next month at Strikeforce Challengers 17.

The promotion made the bout official earlier today

St. Preux, who is 4-0 in Strikeforce, last fought at Strikeforce Challengers 13, defeating Ron Humphrey via unanimous decision. Prior to that, the former Tennessee Volunteer defeated Benji Radach and Antwain Britt.

Meanwhile, Strikeforce’s acquisition of Cason brings a heavy-handed striker to the division. He is currently on an eight-fight winning streak, with six of those coming by way of knockout and two coming via submission.

Strikeforce Challenger 17 is set for July 22 and features a main event between Roger Bowling and Bobby Voelker. The event will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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