Death of Strikeforce confirmed

As if everyone didn't already figure this out already, a press release was just sent out for the 1/12 Strikeforce show in Oklahoma City listing it as the final Strikeforce event on Showtime.

The listed lineup, which will air at 8 p.m. on Showtime Extreme and the main fights at 10 p.m.  on Showtime will be:

Nathan Marquardt vs Tarec Saffiedine for the middleweight title

Daniel Cormier vs. Dion Staring

Josh Barnett vs. Nandor Geulmino

Gegard Mousasi vs. Mike Kyle

Ronaldo Jacare Souza vs. Ed Herman

Pat Healy vs. ?

Roger Gracie vs. Anthony Smith

Tim Kennedy vs. Trevor Smith

K.J. Noons vs. Ryan Couture

Jorge Gurgel vs. Adriano Martins

Estevan Payan vs. Michael Bravo

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