“Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal” takes place Saturday inside the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. The first preliminary bout is scheduled to start at approximately 8PM ET/5PM PT. Make sure to stay with 5thRound.com all night for our live coverage.
Showtime will broadcast the main bouts beginning at 10:30PM ET/PT.
Saturday’s show will feature a pair of championship affairs. A lightweight title bout between champ Gilbert Melendez (Pictured) and Jorge Masvidal headlines the show, while a women’s featherweight scrap with champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos and Hiroko Yamanaka will serve as the night’s co-main event.
Here is the roster for tonight’s extravaganza:
Herman Terrado vs. Chris Brown
Fernando Gonzalez vs. Eddie Mendez
Devin Cole vs. Gabriel Salinas-Jones
Jerron Peoples vs. Roger Bowling
Justin Wilcox vs. Caros Fodor
K.J. Noons vs. Billy Evangelista
Gegard Mousasi vs. Ovince St. Preux
Hiroko Yamanaka vs. Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos (Strikeforce Women’s Featherweight Champion)
Jorge Masvidal vs Gilbert Melendez (Strikeforce Lightweight Champion)