Strikeforce is debuting in Houston this evening live on Showtime and as the card is about to begin we have up to the minute results.
The Toyota Center is packed with Texan fans ready to watch King Mo Lawal defend his Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Title for the first time while in undercard action Tim Kennedy and Jacare Souza will decide who will be the new Middleweight Champion after Jake Shields relinquished the strap.
Complete results are below:
Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante def. Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 1:14
Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza def. Tim Kennedy via unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 48-47)
K.J. Noons def. Jorge Gurgel via KO (punches) – Round 2, 0:19
Chad Griggs def. Bobby Lashley via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 5:00
Andre Galvao defeats Jorge Patino via technical knockout (strikes) at 2:45 of round three
Daniel Cormier defeats Jason Riley via submission (strikes) at 1:02 of round one
Vinicius Magalhaes defeats Rocky Long via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Adam Schindler defeats Kier Gooch via submission (rear naked choke) in round one
Reynaldo Trujillo defeats Jose Santibanez via technical knockout (strikes) in round one
Chad Robichaux defeats Humbert DeLeon via split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)
Arteneus Young defeats Chad Cook via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)