"Strikeforce: Lawler vs. Shields" Weigh-In Results

Written by Tom Ngo
June 6th, 2009

For all you hardcore Strikeforce fans out in the Lou, the organization hosted the weigh-ins for their “Lawler vs. Shields” event for free inside of Al Hrabosky’s Ballpark Saloon in St. Louis, Missouri.

The card will be headlined by former EliteXC middleweight champ Robbie Lawler fighting former EliteXC welterweight title holder Jake Shields at a catch-weight of 182 pounds.

Opening up for them will be former UFC light heavyweight champ Andrei Arlovski facing an undefeated Brett Rogers, as well as Nick Diaz meeting Scott Smith in a catch-weight bout at 180.

Here is the roster and weights for Saturday’s event:

Preliminary Bouts:

Booker DeRousse (204.25) vs. James Wade (205.25)
Pat Benson (155) vs. Dave Cochran (153)
Lucas Lopes (186) vs. Scott Ventimiglia (185)
Tyron Woodley (170.5) vs. Sal Woods (169.75)
Josh Bumgarner (173.5) vs. Jesse Finney (175.75)
Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante (205.5) vs. Mike Kyle (202.5)

Main Bouts:

Kevin Randleman (204) vs. Mike Whitehead (206)
Joe Riggs (170) vs. Phil Baroni (168.75)
Nick Diaz (179) vs. Scott Smith (179.5) (Catch-Weight of 180 Pounds)
Andrei Arlovski (244) vs. Brett Rogers (262)
Robbie Lawler (182) vs. Jake Shields (181.75) (Catch-Weight of 182 Pounds)

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