Join SB Nation MMA tonight at 8 p.m. ET as we bring you live results of Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley. The event will air on Showtime beginning at 10 p.m. ET and is being held in the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. This is the first major Strikeforce event being held under Zuffa (or Forza, Inc.) ownership.
The event is headlined by a welterweight title fight between champion Nick Diaz and challenger Paul Daley. The co-main event is a lightweight title fight between champion Gilbert Melendez and challenger Tatsuya Kawajiri. Both of those bouts are scheduled for five five-minute rounds.
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Main card (airing on Showtime):
Strikeforce Welterweight Championship
Nick Diaz 169.25lbs vs. Paul Daley 169.5lbs
Strikeforce Lightweight Championship
Gilbert Melendez 154.75lbs vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri 154.25lbs
Shinya Aoki 155lbs vs. Lyle Beerbohm 155.5lbs
Gegard Mousasi 205.5lbs vs. Keith Jardine
Hiroyuki Takaya 144.5lbs vs. Robert Peralta
Brett Albee 218.5lbs vs. Virgil Zwicker
Saad Awad 155.5lbs vs. Joe Duarte 155.5lbs
A.J. Matthews 169lbs vs. Herman Terrado 170.5lbs
Casey Ryan 184lbs vs. Paul Song 184.5lbs
Edgar Cardenas 139lbs vs. Rolando Perez