Bobby Lashley lost to Chad Griggs by TKO at tonight’s Strikeforce event when the referee stopped the match at the end of Round 2. Lashley had dominated most of the first two rounds with multiple takedowns, but Griggs landed blows that opened up a nasty cut under Lashley’s eye.
During the second round, Lashley was clearly winded and the round ended with Griggs standing over him and landing multiple blows. At the end of the round, the referee stepped in and stopped the fight.
Griggs was 8-1 entering the fight, but had not competed since April 2009. Lashley entered the fight undefeated and hoping to move up the ladder into championship contention.