April 1st, 2009

Josh “The Punk” Thomson broke his leg today in a heavy sparring session with fellow Strikeforce competitor Billy Evangelista. Surgery will be performed on Friday and Thomson is expected to be back this summer to defend his Strikeforce World Lightweight Championship title. Thomson was set to defend the belt against Gilbert “El Nino” Melendez on […]

March 4th, 2009

Rival forces from different worlds will meet when women’s mixed martial arts (MMA) sensation, Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos (6-1) of Brazil collides with “Smack Girl” Champion Hitomi “Girlfight Monster” Akano (14-5) of Japan, in a 145-pound showdown, live on Saturday, April 11, part of Strikeforce’s Shamrock vs. Diaz stacked fight card, and airing live on SHOWTIME […]

March 2nd, 2009

Strikeforce World Lightweight Champion Josh “The Punk” Thomson (16-2) and top challenger “El Nino” Gilbert Melendez (14-2) will revisit their classic, five-round battle when they collide in a rematch for the coveted 155-pound title at Strikeforce: “Shamrock vs. Diaz” mixed martial arts (MMA) event at San Jose, California’s HP Pavilion on Saturday, April 11th live […]

February 11th, 2009

Location: San Jose, CA Television: Showtime Televised Lineup Frank Shamrock vs Nick Diaz (179 lb catchweight) Gilbert Melendez vs Josh Thomson (Strikeforce Lightweight title) Benji Radach vs Scott Smith Cristiane Cyborg Santos vs Hitomi Akano Brett Rogers vs. Ron Humphries Prelims Yohan Banks vs. Marcus Royster Buck Meredith vs. Luke Rockhold Eric Lawson vs. Richard […]

February 5th, 2009

In a transaction signaling the dawn of a new era in the world’s fastest growing sport, world championship mixed martial arts (MMA) organization Strikeforce®, has acquired certain fighter contracts from ProElite, Inc, the parent company of former Strikeforce ® co-promoter, Elite Xtreme Combat (EliteXC).

November 27th, 2008

Lightweight (155 lb. limit) fan favorite and seven-time UFC veteran, Jorge Gurgel (12-5), has signed an exclusive agreement to compete for world championship mixed martial arts (MMA) fight promotion, Strikeforce. “I am excited. To me, this is like a new start. I’m coming in fresh. I’m re-motivated and excited to mix things up in Strikeforce,” […]

November 22nd, 2008

For those who missed last night’s HDNet broadcast of Strikeforce Destruction, here is a brief recap.  Scott “Hands of Steel” Smith quickly sent Terry Martin to the canvas with a vicious KO 24 seconds into their bout.  Also on the card, Babalu Sobral cut Bobby Southworth above the right eye with a sharp elbow and […]

November 21st, 2008

San Jose, CA. —Scott “Hands of Steel” Smith (13-5) weighed in at 185 ½ lbs. and his opponent, Terry Martin (18-5), tipped the scales at 186 lbs. one day before their meeting at Strikeforce “Destruction,” the mixed martial arts mega-event at San Jose’s HP Pavilion. Strikeforce World Light Heavyweight (205 lb. limit) Champion Bobby Southworth […]

November 16th, 2008

Two weeks ago, Cageplay.com brought you news that Kim Couture was signed to the November 21 Strikeforce Destruction card.  Today, Strikeforce Vice-President Mike Afromowitz has informed Cageplay.com that they have signed Terry Martin to fight Scott Smith for the same card. Martin was last seen fighting Cory Devela at the last Strikeforce event at the […]

November 4th, 2008

Kim Couture, wife of UFC Heavyweight champion Randy Couture, has been signed to fight her second professional fight at Strikeforce Destruction.  Kim Couture lost her debut fight against Kim Rose this past June in a fight where she sustained an early broken jaw.  Couture will be facing Lina Kvokov who has a similar 0-1 record […]

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