King Mo, Gracie, Coenen and Tate Added to “Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson”

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
June 5th, 2011

Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champ Muhammed King Mo Lawal

In an attempt to steal some of “The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale‘s” thunder, Strikeforce announced two thrilling scraps for their eagerly anticipated “Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson” event on July 30th.

A spectacular women’s welterweight bout between champ Marloes Coenen and top contender Miesha Tate, as well as Roger Gracie vs. Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal were both added to the event’s main card.

A heavyweight clash with Fedor Emelianenko and Dan Henderson will headline the extravaganza.

The Sears Center Arena in Hoffman Estates, Illinois will play host.

The Showtime broadcast begins at 10PM ET/PT.

Here is the updated roster for “Fedor vs. Henderson”:

Tarec Saffiedine vs. Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos*
Roger Gracie vs. Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal
Miesha Tate vs. Marloes Coenen (Women’s Welterweight Champion)
Fedor Emelianenko vs. Dan Henderson (Heavyweight Bout)

* – Not officially announced

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