“Strikeforce: Nashville” Results

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
April 17th, 2010

“Strikeforce: Nashville” took place Saturday night inside the Bridgestone Arena in Tennessee.

SPOILER ALERT: Only fans with access to an east coast feed will be able to watch the scraps LIVE (9PM ET/PT). Please do not continue reading if you don’t want to know the results ahead of time.

A trio of title bouts will headline the card, as Gilbert Melendez puts his lightweight belt on the line against Japanese import Shinya Aoki, light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi will defend his strap against Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal, and newly-signed Dan Henderson challenges middleweight champ Jake Shields.

We’ll be Tweeting the LIVE play-by-play for all three championship bouts. Please keep refreshing this page for the latest updates!

Here are the results for the star-studded card:

Preliminary Bouts:

Cody Floyd Defeated Thomas Campbell via TKO (Strikes) in the 3rdRound (No Time Given)
Dustin Ortiz Defeated Justin Pennington via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 4:27 in the 1stRound
Zach Underwood Defeated Hunter Worsham via Unanimous Decision (No Scores Given)
Cale Yarbrough Defeated Josh Schockman via TKO (Strikes) in the 2ndRound (No Time Given)
Jason “Mayhem” Miller Defeated Tim Stout via TKO (Strikes) at 3:09 in the 1stRound
Andrew Uhrich Defeated Dustin West via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 1:36 in the 1stRound
Ovince St. Preux Defeated Chris Hawk by TKO (Strikes) at :47 in the 1stRound

Main Bouts:

Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal Defeated Gegard Mousasi via Unanimous Decision (49-45 All Three Judges) (Lawal New Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion)
Gilbert Melendez Defeated Shinya Aoki via Unanimous Decision (50-45 All Three Judges) (Melendez Remains Strikeforce Lightweight Champion)
Jake Shields Defeated Dan Henderson via Unanimous Decision (49-46, 49-45, 48-45) (Shields Remains Strikeforce Middleweight Champion)

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