"Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg" Presser in NYC Today

Written by Tom Ngo
July 14th, 2009


Life after UFC 100 officially begins as Strikeforce will be holding a press conference inside Madison Square Garden’s WaMu Theater in New York City today. You can stream the presser LIVE beginning at 2:30PM ET/11:30AM PT on Strikeforce.com.

This unprecedented card will feature an astonishing four title fights, including the night’s main event which will feature Gina Carano taking on Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos to become the world’s first-ever women’s MMA champion.

“Carano vs. Cyborg” will be jumping off inside the HP Pavilion in San Jose, CA on August 15th. Here is the star-studded roster slated for the night’s Showtime event:

Billy Evangelista vs. TBD
Poppies Martinez vs. TBD
Erin Toughill vs. TBD
Roger Gracie vs. TBD
Nick Diaz vs. Joe Riggs (Open Strikeforce Welterweight Title)
Fabricio Werdum vs. Alistair Overeem (Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion)
Gilbert Melendez vs. Josh Thomson (Strikeforce Lightweight Champion)
Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos vs. Gina Carano (Open Strikeforce Women’s Title)

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