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“Strikeforce: Houston” Coverage

“Strikeforce: Houston” will be popping off tonight inside the Toyota Center in Texas. The first preliminary bout is scheduled to start at approximately 7PM ET/4PM PT. You can catch the entire main card on Showtime beginning at 10PM ET/PT.

The event will feature two championship bouts. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza will battle Tim Kennedy for the vacant middleweight crown, courtesy of Jake Shields’ expected exit. In addition, Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal makes his first Strikeforce light heavyweight title defense against Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante in the featured attraction.

Here is the roster for the Showtime broadcast:

Preliminary Bouts:

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

Main Bouts:

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 Champion)