I’ve struggled to find a way to open my column to talk about Saturday Night’s Strikeforce event. If I’d have told you last June that the once unbeatable Fedor Emelianenko would lost three consecutive fights, would you believe me?
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HDNET’S “INSIDE MMA” TO PRESENT HIGHLIGHTS AND IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF THE STRIKEFORCE™ HEAVYWEIGHT GRAND PRIX
DALLAS (February 17, 2011) The MMA world is still buzzing over the opening round of the “Strikeforce™ World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournament.” Antonio Silva and Sergei Kharitonov advanced to the semi-finals, but the story of the night was the upset of Fedor Emelianenko. Tomorrow night’s “Inside MMA” has complete highlights of the event plus post-fight interviews with Ron Kruck. Read more.
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… Read more.