Completed MMA Event

Strikeforce: Miami

  • Saturday 01.30.2010
  • U.S. Broadcast: Showtime
  • Promotion: Strikeforce
  • Ownership: Explosion Entertainment, LLC
  • Venue: BankAtlantic Center
  • Location: Sunrise, Florida, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Mauro Ranallo, Frank Shamrock, Stephen Quadros
  • Ring Announcer: Jimmy Lennon, Jr.
  • Interviews: Stephen Quadros | Backstage: Jenn Brown
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $301,425
  • Attendance: 7,010 (Paid: 4,927)
  • TV Ratings: 517,000 viewers
  • MMA Bouts: 12
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Fight Card


  • Troy Waugh
    Byrnes vs. Zitnick (12)Diaz vs. Žaromskis (11)Walker vs. Nagy (9)Lashley vs. Sims (7)
  • Jorge Ortiz
    Cyborg vs. Coenen (10)Lawler vs. Manhoef (8)Clarke vs. Ray (5)Hassan vs. Keenan (2)
  • Frank Gentile
    Hieron vs. Riggs (6)Gomez vs. Oxley (4)Alfonso vs. Da Matta (3)Homasi vs. Kelly (1)


Strikeforce Wiki

In the first Strikeforce event of 2010, Strikeforce: Miami featured Nick Diaz’s Welterweight Championship win when he knocked out Dream champion Marius Zaromskis in the first round. Also on the card, dominant Women’s 145-pound champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos finished Marloes Coenen in the third round, while Heisman Trophy winner Herschel Walker made a successful MMA debut against Greg Nagy.

Last updated 09.26.2012, 10:55 PM ET
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Videos & Highlights

    Highlight  |  ESPN MMA Live Strikeforce: Miami Preview Video report dead link

    ESPN's MMA Live team talks to Herschel Walker before his professional MMA debut and previews the Strikeforce: Miami card in this video from its weekly segment.

  • Highlight  |  Strikeforce: Miami video recap report dead link

    Watch this video HL from Strikeforce: Miami, featuring Nick Diaz vs. Marius Zaromskis, Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos and Herschel Walker's MMA debut.

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