A bantamweight showdown between Jeff Curran and Sam Thao has been set for “Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Rogers”.
FiveOuncesofPain.com has been able to confirm the bout through sources close to the fight.
The event is set for November 7 from the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates, IL., airing live on CBS.
The bout between Curran and Thao will take place as part of the preliminary portion of the card.
Sporting a career record of 29-12-1, Curran will be looking to bounce back from a four fight losing skid that included defeats at the hands of top rated fighters in Urijah Faber, Mike Brown, Joseph Benavidez and Takeya Mizugaki in the WEC. During the course of his career, the “Big Frog” has notched wins over the likes of Wagnney Fabiano and Raphael Assuncao