‘Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy’ Video Highlights

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
July 15th, 2012
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No time to watch “Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy” on Saturday night? No problem. Showtime has released the video highlights from the show’s two title fights, including Nate Marquardt’s vicious knockout win over Tyron Woodley, to get you up to speed.

Marquardt captured the vacant welterweight title with the 4thRound finish.

In the card’s featured attraction, Luke Rockhold (Pictured) defended his middleweight crown by posting a unanimous decision victory over Tim Kennedy.

Please click the media player below to watch the recap:

Here are the official results from last night’s fights:

Preliminary Card:

(Showtime Extreme 8PM ET/PT)

Jason High Defeated Nate Moore via Submission (Guillotine Choke) at :26 in the 1stRound

Jordan Mein Defeated Tyler Stinson via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Jorge Masvidal Defeated Justin Wilcox via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)

Ryan Couture Defeated Joe Duarte via Split Decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Pat Healy Defeated Mizuto Hirota via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Main Card:

(Showtime 10PM ET/PT)

Lorenz Larkin Defeated Robbie Lawaler via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Roger Gracie Defeated Keith Jardine via Unanimous Decision (29-27, 30-27, 30-26)

Nate Marquardt Defeated Tyron Woodley via KO (Strikes) at 1:39 in the 4thRound (Marquardt captures vacant Strikeforce welterweight title)

Luke Rockhold Defeated Tim Kennedy via Unanimous Decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) (Rockhold retains Strikeforce middleweight title)

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