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Strikeforce: Rockhold Vs. Jardine Receives Two Prelim Fights

A pair of prelim bouts have been added to the Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine card on January 7. Fights scheduled include Nah-Shon Burrell vs. James Terry and Trevor Smith against Gian Villante.

In the main event, Luke Rockhold will defend his Strikeforce middleweight title against Keith Jardine. The main card will be televised by Showtime, while all the prelim fights are broadcast on Showtime Extreme.

Burrell (7-1) enters on a five-fight win streak, including two Strikeforce victories. Terry (11-3) is returning to the welterweight division after going 1-1 as a lightweight.

Smith is 9-1 and has won two consecutive fights in the Strikeforce Challengers series. Villante (8-3) is 0-2 in his two Strikeforce bouts.