‘Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine’ Live Results and Coverage

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
January 12th, 2013

UFC Middleweight Nate Marquardt

“Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine” takes place Saturday inside Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The first preliminary bout is scheduled to start at approximately 7PM ET/4PM PT. Make sure to stay with 5thRound.com all night for our live coverage.

Saturday’s show will feature a welterweight title tilt between champion Nate Marquardt (Pictured) and Tarec Saffiedine.

This show marks Strikeforce’s final event.

Showtime Extreme broadcasts the card’s prelims at 8PM ET/PT. Showtime airs the night’s featured bouts at 10PM ET/PT.

The card’s first two scraps will not be televised.

Here is the roster for tonight’s extravaganza:

Preliminary Card:


Estevan Payan vs. Michael Bravo

Jorge Gurgel vs. Adriano Martins

(Showtime Extreme 8PM ET/PT)

Ryan Couture vs. K.J. Noons

Trevor Smith vs. Tim Kennedy

Roger Gracie vs. Anthony Smith

Pat Healy vs. Kurt Holobaugh

Main Card:

(Showtime 10PM ET/PT)

Ed Herman vs. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza*

Mike Kyle vs. Gegard Mousasi

Nandor Guelmino vs. Josh Barnett

Daniel Cormier vs. Dion Staring

Tarec Saffiedine vs. Nate Marquardt (Strikeforce welterweight champion)

* – 194-pound catchweight bout

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