Nate Marquardt-Tarec Saffiedine Planned For Strikeforce In January
Nate Marquardt-Tarec Saffiedine Planned For Strikeforce In January - FightLine.com
According to MMAFighting.com, Strikeforce welterweight champion Nate Marquardt will make his first title defense against Tarec Saffiedine in January. The event is slated for January 12, though no location has been determined.
Strikeforce on Jan. 12: Melendez-Healy, Rockhold-Larkin, Marquardt-Saffiedine title fights | MMAjunkie.com
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) today confirmed with company officials the bouts include lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez (21-2 MMA, 11-1 SF) vs. Pat Healy (28-16 MMA, 6-1 SF)
, middleweight champion Luke Rockhold (10-1 MMA, 9-0 SF) vs. Lorenz Larkin (13-0 MMA, 4-0 SF), and welterweight champion Nate Marquardt (32-10-2 MMA, 1-0 SF) vs. Tarec Saffiedine (13-3 MMA, 3-1 SF).