“Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine” Fight Card Finalized

Written by Tom Ngo
January 1st, 2012

Strikeforce Poster Rockhold Jardine King Mo

Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine” certainly doesn’t carry the same star power that Friday’s UFC 141 extravaganza provided, but it will showcase a championship bout.

Luke Rockhold will make his first middleweight title defense when he faces Keith Jardine in the night’s featured attraction.

In addition, Robbie Lawler vs. Adlan Amagov, Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal vs. Lorenz Larkin and Tarec Saffiedine vs. Tyler Stinson will appear in the show.

The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada will host Saturday’s event. The Showtime broadcast begins at 10PM ET/PT.

Here are the athletes slated to perform:

Preliminary Bouts:

(Showtime Extreme)

Ricky Legere vs. Chris Spang

Trevor Smith vs. Gian Villante

Nah-Shon Burrell vs. James Terry

Bobby Green vs. Alonzo Martinez

Main Bouts:

(Showtime 10PM ET/PT)

Tarec Saffiedine vs. Tyler Stinson

Jordan Mein vs. Tyron Woodley

Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal vs. Lorenz Larkin

Robbie Lawler vs. Adlan Amagov

Keith Jardine vs. Luke Rockhold (Strikeforce Middleweight Champion)

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