Strikeforce: Shamrock vs. Diaz LIVE Results

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
April 11th, 2009

Strikeforce’s 2009 debut took place Saturday night at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. Nick Diaz dominated the 36-year old Frank Shamrock and earned a 2ndRound TKO win.

Preliminary Bouts:

Shingo Kohara Defeated Jeremy Tavares via KO (knee) at 0:04 in the 2ndRound
James Terry Defeated Zac Bucia via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Raul Castillo Defeated Brandon Michales via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 1:45 in the 1stRound
Eric Lawson Defeated Waylon Kennell via TKO (punches) at 4:54 in the 1stRound
Luke Rockhold Defeated Buck Meredith via Submission (Side Choke) at 4:07 in the 1stRound

Main Bouts:

Brett Rogers Defeated Ron “Abongo” Humphrey via KO at 1:38 in the 2ndRound
Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos Defeated Hitomi Akano via TKO at :35 in the 2ndRound
Scott Smith Defeated Benji Radach via KO at 3:24 in the 3rdRound
Gilbert Melendez Defeated Rodrigo Damm via TKO at 2:02 in the 2ndRound
Nick Diaz Defeated Frank Shamrock via TKO at 3:57 in the 2ndRound

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