Luke Rockhold won his first title defense via TKO due to punches against Keith Jardine which makes for an eight consecutive winning streak under the Strikeforce banner. Meanwhile, Kennedy earns another title shot after back to back victories against notable Strikeforce opponents Melvin Manhoef and Robbie Lawler.
Strikeforce Middlewieght Champion Luke Rockhold vs Tim Kennedy
Lorenz Larkin vs Robbie Lawler
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