“Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy” takes place Saturday inside Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon. The first preliminary bout is scheduled to start at 8PM ET/5PM PT. Make sure to stay with 5thRound.com all night for our live coverage.
As customary with all Strikeforce events, only fans with access to an east coast feed can watch the fights live.
Showtime Extreme will kick off the festivities by airing five prelims at 8PM ET/PT. Showtime then broadcasts the main card at 10PM ET/PT.
A pair of championship affairs will headline the festivities. Middleweight champ Luke Rockhold (Pictured) defends his crown against Tim Kennedy in the event’s featured attraction, while Nate Marquardt and Tyron Woodley battle for the vacant welterweight crown.
Here is the roster for tonight’s extravaganza:
(Showtime Extreme 8PM ET/PT)
Jason High vs. Nate Moore
Jordan Mein vs. Tyler Stinson
Ryan Couture vs. Joe Duarte
Pat Healy vs. Mizuto Hirota
Jorge Masvidal vs. Justin Wilcox
(Showtime 10PM ET/PT)
Lorenz Larkin vs. Robbie Lawaler
Roger Gracie vs. Keith Jardine
Nate Marquardt vs. Tyron Woodley (For vacant Strikeforce welterweight title)
Tim Kennedy vs. Luke Rockhold (Strikeforce middleweight champion)