On Saturday, July 14, the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore., hosted Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy. The four-fight main card aired live on Showtime, while the preliminary card was shown on Showtime Extreme.
Middleweight champion Luke Rockhold made the second defense of his belt against former Army Ranger Tim Kennedy. The promotion’s welterweight strap was claimed by longtime UFC veteran Nate Marquardt who knocked out the previously undefeated Tyron Woodley.
Also on the main card Roger Gracie and Lorenz Larkin made successful middleweight debuts by dispatching of Keith Jardine and Robbie Lawler, respectively.
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Top Photo: Luke Rockhold (center) poses with his team (Phil Lambert/The MMA Corner)