With the addition of six preliminary fights, the 10-bout roster for “Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson” is now complete.
The March 5th show takes place inside the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. The hexagon’s Buckeye State debut will feature a pair of spectacular championship scraps.
Light heavyweight champ Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante defends his crown against Dan Henderson in the night’s featured contest, while Marloes Coenen puts her 135-pound belt on the line against Liz Carmouche in the card’s co-main event.
In addition, American military hero Tim Kennedy will stand opposite Melvin Manhoef in a middleweight affair.
Here are the athletes expected to participate in the Showtime broadcast (Courtesy of MMAJunkie):
J.P. Felty vs. John Kuhner
Marc Cofer vs. Mitch Whitesel
Mojo Horne vs. Brian Rogers
Jason Freeman vs. Jason Riley
Tyler Combs vs. Jorge Gurgel
Roger Bowling vs. Josh Thornburg
Billy Evangelista vs. Jorge Masvidal
Tim Kennedy vs. Melvin Manhoef
Liz Carmouche vs Marloes Coenen (Strikeforce Women’s 135-Pound Champion)
Dan Henderson vs. Rafael “Feijão” Cavalcante (Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion)