Gegard Mousasi Talks Strikeforce Title, UFC


MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

Gegard Mousasi (31-3-2) was once considered the hottest prospect south of the heavyweight division. The Red Devil product amassed a 15-0 run from November of 2006 to April of 2010, when he was surprisingly outclassed by relative newcomer Muhammed Lawal at Strikeforce: Nashville.

Since the loss Mousasi has compiled 3-0-1 record, and is dedicated to the idea of reclaiming gold within the Strikeforce fold.

Speaking with Sherdog, Mousasi had the following to say regarding his current situation, and a potential leap to the UFC.

“If you


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