Gegard Mousasi Meets Mike Kyle on March 3rd

Written by Tom Ngo
January 23rd, 2012

Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion Gegard Mousasi

On Monday morning, light heavyweight Mike Kyle announced via Twitter that he will be facing Gegard Mousasi at “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey.”

“it’s on march 3 Ohio baby. Mak Kyle and mossasi beast mode gerrrrrrrrrrrrrr!!” Kyle wrote.

Kyle most recently hung a unanimous decision victory over Marcos Rogerio de Lima this past September. He had his five-fight winning streak snapped by Antonio Silva prior to beating de Lima.

Mousasi outpointed Ovince St. Preux last month for his own decision win. The former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion has gone 4-1-1 over his prior six scraps.

Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio hosts the March 3rd event. Showtime will broadcast the main card at 10PM ET/PT.

Here is the show’s updated roster:

Caros Fodor vs. Pat Healy

Sarah Kaufman vs. Alexis Davis

K.J. Noons vs. Josh Thomson

Paul Daley vs. Kazuo Misaki

Gegard Mousasi vs. Mike Kyle

Ronda Rousey vs. Miesha Tate (Strikeforce Bantamweight Champion)

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