“Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal” Tickets on Sale Today

Written by Tom Ngo
October 13th, 2011

Strikeforce December17 Melendez Mesvidal Mousasi Cyborg

Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal” takes place December 17th at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. UFC Fight Club members have the opportunity to purchase tickets to the show today at 1PM ET/10AM PT.

A special Internet ticket pre-sale will be available to UFC Newsletter subscribers on Friday, October 14th at 1PM ET/10AM PT. Shh, the secret password is ‘CALIFORNIA.’

The general public will have access to the remains on Saturday, October 15th at 1PM ET/10AM PT.

The hexagon’s return to Southern Cali features a pair of championship affairs. Women’s middleweight champ Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos will defend her crown against Hiroko Yamanaka, while lightweight title holder Gilbert Melendez headlines the show opposite Jorge Masvidal.

Showtime will broadcast the card’s main bouts.

Here are the athletes expected to appear in the event.

Preliminary Bouts:

Keith Jardine vs. TBD

Gina Carano vs. TBD

Main Bouts:

K.J. Noons vs. Billy Evangelista

Gegard Mousasi vs. Ovince St. Preux

Hiroko Yamanaka vs. Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos (Strikeforce Women’s Middleweight Champion)

Jorge Masvidal vs Gilbert Melendez (Strikeforce Lightweight Champion)

Don’t forget to follow @5thRound on Twitter, Facebook and Google+!