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Strikeforce: “Marquardt vs Saffiedine” Fight Results

Tarec Saffiedine defeats Nate Marquardt via unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46) – new welterweight champion Daniel Cormier defeats Dion Staring by TKO (strikes) – Round 2 @ 4:02 Josh Barnett defeats Nandor Guelmino by submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1 @ 2:11 Gegard Mousasi defeats Mike Kyle by submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1 @ [&hellip

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Strikeforce: “Marquardt vs. Saffiedine” Fight Picks & Predictions

Welcome 6th Rounders, to my picks and predictions for Strikeforce’s last event. “Marquardt vs. Saffiedine” will air Showtime on Saturday night. The evening’s action will be headlined by a welterweight title fight. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting. As lead writer here, I do my [&hellip

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Strikeforce: “Rockhold vs. Kennedy” Fight Results

Last night’s Strikeforce fights saw 7 out of 9 matches go to

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Zuffa’s Roster Cut of “King Mo” Highlights High Stakes Atmosphere

You see it on FOX, FX, Fuel, MTV2, Spike, ESPN, HDNet, and the list could go on. Mixed Martial Arts has exploded over the past few years – particularly in the past several months. While this increased exposure has brought more credibility to the sport, any potential to evolve is augmented under an even bigger mainstream [&hellip

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Cris “Cyborg” Santos Apologizes for Steroid Use (video)

MMAprime.tv caught up with recently-busted steroid user Cris “Cyborg” Santos. In the following video interview, she accepts full responsibility for uses banned substances and expresses her desire to educate others on the dangers of performance enhancing drugs. Santos was originally caught via a screening test after her most recent Strikeforce fight, with Hiroki Yamanaka

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Strikeforce: “Tate vs. Rousey” Fight Results & Winners

Ronda Rousey defeats Miesha Tate by submission (armbar) – Round 1 @ 4:27 – becomes new women’s bantamweight champion Josh Thomson defeats K.J. Noons via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Kazuo Misaki defeats Paul Daley via split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28) Lumumba Sayers defeats Scott Smith by submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1 @ 1:34 Ronaldo [&hellip

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Nate Marquardt Re-signs with Zuffa, Joins Strikeforce Roster

Former UFC middleweight contender Nate Marquardt has re-signed with the parent company that gave him his first bolt into stardom, Zuffa. Though, this time around he won’t be competing on quite as big a stage. After testing positive for heightened levels of testosterone, the Team Grudge fighter was scratched from a 2011 Versus main event [&hellip

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Miesha Tate Agrees Kaufman Deserves Title Shot Over Rousey

Strikeforce today broke news of women’s bantamweight champ Miesha Tate’s next title defense. That news that was met with mixed reactions, due to the promotion’s selected opponent. Facing Tate on March 3 will be none other than outspoken MMA newcomer Ronda Rousey. After a successful Olympic career in Judo, Rousey turned to mixed martial arts [&hellip

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