Luke Rockhold wist gisteravond in de Rose Garden Arena in Portland zijn Strikeforce middengewicht titel met succes te verdedigen tegen Tim Kennedy.

Succes

Rockhold won op unanieme beslissing en won zijn negende partij op rij. Eerder dit jaar wist de 27-jarige Amerikaan zijn titel ook al met succes te verdedigen, hij won in januari op knock-out van Keith Jardine.

De uitslagen zijn als volgt:

Hoofdprogramma
 
Luke Rockhold defeated Tim Kennedy by Unanimous Decision (49-46, 48-46, 49-46)
Nate Marquardt defeated Tyron Woodley by KO (4th Round, 1:39)
Roger Gracie defeated Keith Jardine by Unanimous Decision (29-27,30-27,30-26)
Lorenz Larkin defeated Robbie Lawler by Unanimous Decision (30-27,30-27,30-27)
 
Voorprogramma
 
Jorge Masvidal defeated Justin Wilcox by Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
Pat Healy defeated Mizuto Hirota by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Jordan Mein defeated Tyler Stinson by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Jason High defeated Nate Moore by Submission (Guillotine choke, 1st Round, 0:26)
Ryan Couture defeated Joe Duarte by Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)