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StrikeForce Nashville Quick Results

StrikeForce middleweight champion Jake Shields (top) rains down punches on Dan Henderson Photos – Esther Lin/StrikeForce                           Jake Shields (21-4-1) retained his StrikeForce Middleweight title with a unanimous five-round decision over Dan Henderson25-8). Scores were 49-45, 49-46 and 48-45 for Shields. “King Mo” Lawal (7-0)... Read more »

Scott Smith Defeats Cung Le!

I think that Scott Smith officially earned the nickname of “The Comeback Kid,” last night on STRIKEFORCE’s Showtime MMA card.  No stranger to stirring comeback victories, Scott “Hands Of Steel” Smith rallied to knock out Cung Le, Gilbert Melendez regained the STRIKEFORCE lightweight world title in perhaps the Fight of the Year, and STRIKEFORCE newcomers... Read more »