All the fighters slated to compete in tomorrow night’s “Strikeforce: Houston” event will be tipping the scales today at the Toyota Center in Texas. The first contestant is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 4PM ET/1PM PT.
For you MMA fanatics that will be in the Houston area, today’s festivities are free and open to the public.
Tomorrow night’s card will feature two exciting title matches. Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal puts his belt on the line for the first time when he meets Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante in the show’s main event. Additionally, Tim Kennedy and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza will battle for the open middleweight strap that was recently vacated by Jake Shields.
Saturday’s Showtime broadcast airs at 10PM ET/PT. Unfortunately, only those with access to an east coast feed will be able to watch the fights live.
Here are the fighters that will weigh-ins:
Chad Cook vs. Arteneus Young
Chad Robichaux vs. Humberto Deleon
Jose Santibanez vs. Reynaldo Trujillo
Adam Schindler vs. Kier Gooch
Vinicius Magalhaes vs. Rocky Long
Andre Galvao vs. Jorge Patino
Daniel Cormier vs. Jason Riley
Bobby Lashley vs. Chad Griggs
Jorge Gurgel vs. K.J. Noons
Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza vs. Tim Kennedy (Vacant Strikeforce Middleweight Championship Bout)
Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante vs. Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal (Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Championship)