Completed Event

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons II

Strikeforce
  • Saturday 10.09.2010 at 11:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Showtime
  • Name: Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons II
  • Also Known As: Strikeforce San Jose
  • Promotion: Strikeforce
  • Ownership: Explosion Entertainment, LLC
  • Venue: HP Pavilion
  • Location: San Jose, California, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Mauro Ranallo, Frank Shamrock, Pat Miletich
  • Ring Announcer: Jimmy Lennon, Jr.
  • Interviews: Mauro Ranallo | Backstage: Heidi Androl
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $528,447
  • Attendance: 7,559
  • TV Ratings: 350,000 average viewers (509,000 peak)
  • Number of Bouts: 7
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Strikeforce Fight Card

Bout   Info
Nick Diaz   defeats   KJ Noons   via Decision, Unanimous
Main Event | Title Fight | Welterweight | 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
#13 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2010
  5 Rounds, 25:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Josh Rosenthal
Josh Thomson   defeats   Gesias Cavalcante   via Decision, Unanimous
Co-Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: John McCarthy
Marloes Coenen   defeats   Sarah Kaufman   via Submission, Armbar
Main Card | Title Fight | Bantamweight | 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
#29 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2010
  1:59 Round 3 of 5, 11:59 Total Bout Page
Referee: Dan Stell
Tyron Woodley   defeats   Andre Galvao   via KO/TKO, Punches
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  1:48 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Referee: Josh Rosenthal
James Terry   defeats   David Marshall   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Josh McDonald   defeats   Ron Keslar   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Jess Bouscal   defeats   Luis Mendoza   via Submission, Arm Triangle Choke
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3:00 Round 2 of 3, 8:00 Total Bout Page
Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts   Info
Eric Lawson   vs.   Ron Keslar   Cancelled (Lawson Cracked Rib)
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Matt Lindland   vs.   Luke Rockhold   Cancelled (Rockhold Shoulder Injury)
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Bret Bergmark   vs.   James Terry   Cancelled (Bergmark Knee Injury)
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page

Tapology Community Predictions

Noons
38%
Diaz
62%
Cavalcante
25%
Thomson
75%
Coenen
29%
Kaufman
71%
Woodley
69%
Galvao
31%
Terry
40%
Marshall
60%
Keslar
89%
McDonald
11%
Bouscal
75%
Mendoza
25%

Videos & Highlights

    Highlight  |  Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons Video HL report dead link

    Watch this video recap of of the Nick Diaz vs. KJ Noons Strikeforce Welterweight Championships grudge match.

  • Highlight  |  Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons weigh-in video report dead link

    Watch the official weigh-in video for Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons II.

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