Strikeforce once again welcomes the “Last Emperor” Fedor Emelianenko to US soil to face Fabricio Werdum at Strikeforce “Fedor vs Werdum” live June 26th from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, CA. In the co-main event Cris Cyborg Santos defends her Strikeforce women’s title against challenger Jan Finney.
The show gets underway at 10 EST on Showtime.
- Fedor Emelianenko vs. Fabricio Werdum
Result: Fabricio Werdum defeats Fedor Emelianenko via submission (armbar) at 1:09 of R1.
- Cung Le vs. Scott Smith
Result: Cung Le defeats Scott Smith via TKO (strikes) at 1:46 of R2.
- Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos vs. Jan Finney
Result: Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos defeats Jan Finney via TKO (strikes) at 2:56 of R2.
- Pat Healy vs. Josh Thomson
Result: Josh Thomson defeats Pat Healy via submission (rear naked choke) at 4:27 of R3.
- Chris Cope vs. Ron Keslar
- Bret Bergmark vs. Vagner Rocha
Result: Bret Bergmark defeats Vagner Rocha via unanimous decision. (29-28, 30-27, 30-26)
- Gareth Joseph vs. Yancey Medeiros
Result: Yancey Medeiros defeats Gareth Joseph via KO (punches) at 1:19 of R2.
- Derrick Burnsed vs. Bobby Stack
Result: Bobby Stack defeats Derrick Burnsed via split decision. (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)
- It was announced that former Strikeforce champion Frank Shamrock will enter the cage tonight to make a “Special Announcement”.
- Cyborg (+2000) vs Finney (-650) betting odds prior to fight.
- Frank Shamrock RETIRES!
- “The one who doesn’t fall doesn’t stand up” – Fedor
- Live Gate: $1,066,000