Lost in the hoopla of UFC 101 week is the fact that “Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg” will be taking place next weekend.
Here is the most recent lineup slated for the August 15 show inside the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California.
Billy Evangelista vs. TBA
Poppies Martinez vs. Isaiah Hill
James Terry vs. Jason Von Flue
Ricardo Barros vs. Scott Lighty
Fabricio Werdum vs. Mike Kyle
Mitsuhiro Ishida vs. Gilbert Melendez (Strikeforce Interim Lightweight Champion)
Nick Diaz vs. Jay Hieron (Open Strikeforce Welterweight Title)
Gegard Mousasi vs. Renato “Babalu” Sobral (Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion)
Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos vs. Gina Carano (Open Strikeforce Women’s Title)