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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. Zaromskis (11)Walker vs. Nagy (9)Lashley vs. Sims (7)
  • Jorge Ortiz
    Justino 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)

Fight Predictions

Tapology members can make predictions for all MMA fights, from the biggest UFC's to remote regional cards. Strikeforce is closed for new predictions. 10 total members made predictions on this event, breaking down as follows below.

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Strikeforce Wiki Update 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  |  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.

  • 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.

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