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Strikeforce: Houston

  • Saturday 08.21.2010 at 11:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Showtime | Prelims: Internet Stream
  • Promotion: Strikeforce
  • Ownership: Explosion Entertainment, LLC
  • Venue: Toyota Center
  • Location: Houston, Texas, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Gus Johnson, Frank Shamrock, Mauro Ranallo
  • Ring Announcer: Jimmy Lennon, Jr.
  • Interviews: Gus Johnson | Backstage: Heidi Androl
  • Attendance: 8,635
  • TV Ratings: 367,000 average viewers (470,000 peak)
  • MMA Bouts: 11
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts


  • John McCarthy
    Lawal vs. Cavalcante (11)Souza vs. Kennedy (10)
  • Kerry Hatley
    Gurgel vs. Noons (9)
  • Jon Schorle
    Lashley vs. Griggs (8)Galvao vs. Patino (6)

Fight Predictions

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Strikeforce Wiki

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Videos & Highlights

    Highlight  |  Strikeforce: Houston weigh-in video report dead link

    Watch this weigh-in video for Strikeforce: Houston, featuring King Mo Lawal, Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza, Bobby Lashley, and more.

  • Highlight  |  Strikeforce: Houston HL video report dead link

    Watch this video recap from Strikeforce: Houston, featuring King Mo vs. Rafael Cavalcante and Tim Kennedy vs. Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza.

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