Strikeforce is set to return tomorrow night with another event featuring a slew of talented competitors including champions Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante and Marloes Coenen defending their titles against apt adversaries in the form of Dan Henderson and Liz Carmouche respectively. Also slated for the evening’s main card is a middleweight melee between ferocious Dutchman Melvin Manhoef and polished contender Tim Kennedy as well as 11-0 Billy Evangelista in action against the debuting Jorge Masvidal. Entertaining BJJer Jorge Gurgel and 8-1 Roger Bowling will also look to wow their fellow Ohio natives in Columbus during the preliminary portion of the card.
All of the “Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson” fighters stepped on the scale and made weight meaning the event will go on as originally planned.
Make sure to check back tomorrow night as 5 OZ’s Jeremy Lambert is on the ground in Columbus and will be providing live in-arena updates, including play-by-play, as the event unfolds!
Read below for a complete breakdown of the weigh-in results:
Rafael Cavalcante (204.5 lbs) vs. Dan Henderson (204.5 lbs)
Marloes Coenen (135 lbs) vs. Liz Carmouche (134 lbs)
Tim Kennedy (186 lbs) vs. Melvin Manhoef (185 lbs)
Billy Evangelista (155.5 lbs) vs. Jorge Masvidal (155 lbs)
Roger Bowling (170 lbs) vs. Josh Thornburg (170 lbs)
Jorge Gurgel (155 lbs) vs. Billy Vaughan (152.5 lbs)
Jason Riley (259 lbs) vs. Jason Freeman (221.5 lbs)
Brian Rogers (184.5 lbs) vs. Ian Rammell (180.5 lbs)
Marc Cofer (185 lbs) vs. Mitch Whitesel (182.5 lbs)
J.P. Felty (170.5 lbs) vs. John Kuhner (170.5 lbs)
PHOTO CREDIT – STRIKEFORCE