By Jamie McAllister
Strikeforce recently announced three preliminary bouts set to take place at the “Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy.” event.
Lightweight Bout- Pat Healy (27-16 MMA, 5-1 SF) vs. Mizuto Hirota (14-4-1 MMA, 0-0 SF)
Welterweight Bout- Jordan Mein (24-8 MMA, 1-1 SF) vs. Tyler Stinson (23-8 MMA, 1-1 SF)
Welterweight Bout- Jason High (15-3 MMA, 2-0 SF) vs. Nate Moore (8-2 MMA, 2-1 SF).
“Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy,” takes place July 14 at Rose Garden in Portland, Ore. Main-card bouts air on Showtime while preliminary-card fights air on Showtime Extreme.
Other Official bouts at the event are firstly the Middleweight Title encounter between Champion Luke Rockhold and challenger Tim Kennedy, another is the for the vacant Welterweight title which will be contested between Nate Marquardt & Tyron Woodley.Tags: featured, Luke Rockhold, mma, MMA NEWS, Strikeforce, strikeforce news, Tim Kennedy