Strikeforce Inks Undefeated Olympic Medalist Sara McMann
Bantamweight, Sara McMann has signed with Strikeforce and is expected to debut on the upcoming fight card in Oklahoma this Nov 3 headlined by Daniel Cormier vs Frank Mir.
McMann is one of the most decorated female freestyle wrestlers in American history. Her notable accomplishments include a silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympic Games in Athens while competing at 63 kilograms (approx 139 lbs), 3x medalist at the FILA Wrestling World Championships and a 2x gold medalist at the Pan American Games. Her recent W was during Invicta Fighting Championships 2 in July making it a 6 win fight streak as a pro.
Strikeforce’s current champion in that division is superstar and fellow Olympic medalist Ronda Rousey.
BJPenn.com will have more information on McMann’s debut and opponent when it becomes available