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A trio of bouts have been added to the Strikeforce: Luke Rockhold vs. Tim Kennedy fight card on July 14th. Strikeforce officials announced the bouts earlier on Tuesday.
Joining the action will be a lightweight tilt featuring veteran Pat Healy taking on Mizuto Hirota, as well as, a pair of welterweight bouts matching Jordan Mein against Tyler Stinson and Jason High against Nate Moore.
The fight card, which takes place from the Rose Garden in Portland, features middleweight champion Luke Rockhold defending his title against Tim Kennedy. In addition, the welterweight title is up for grabs when Nate Marquardt takes on Tyron Woodley.
The main card will air live on Showtime beginning at 10:00pm ET and the preliminary card can be see on Showtime Extreme at 8:00pm ET. Tickets for Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy will go on sale this week, beginning on Wednesday, May 30th.
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“Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy” takes place July 14th inside Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon. UFC Fight Club members have the opportunity to purchase seats for the show today at 1PM ET/10AM PT.
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One day before tickets for “Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy” hit the box offices, the organization announced a trio of preliminary fights to the card’s roster.
Pat Healy (Pictured) vs. Mizuto Hirota, Jordan Mein vs. Tyler Stinson and Jason High vs. Nate Moore were all confirmed for the July 14th lineup.
The three scraps will air on Showtime Extreme, which starts at 8PM ET...
Two championship belts will be on the line when Strikeforce heads to the Rose Garden Arena in Portland, Oregon on Saturday, July 14th.
In the main event of the card, middleweight champion Luke Rockhold defends his title against Tim Kennedy. The co-main event features UFC veteran Nate Marquardt taking on the undefeated Tyron Woodley for the vacant welterweight title. Also on tap is...
The Rose Garden Arena in Portland, Ore will host STRIKEFORCE when it returns to the Pacific Northwest with STRIKEFORCE: ROCKHOLD vs. KENNEDY announced for Saturday, July 14. Current STRIKEFORCE middleweight champ Luke Rockhold will meet U.S. Army Green Beret and number one contender Tim Kennedy for a five-round bout live on SHOWTIME at 10 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast)....