The official weigh in event for Strikeforce: "Rockhold vs Jardine" is set to take place in the HRH Lounge at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Fri., Jan. 6, 2011.
The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 7 p.m. ET.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide up-to-the-second coverage of the Strikeforce weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
"Rockhold vs. Jardine" will feature newly-minted middleweight champion Luke Rockhold, defending his 185-pound belt for the first time against long-time Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veteran, Keith Jardine, in the main event of the evening.
Other main card match ups booked for the "Sin City" event, which will begin to air live on Showtime on Jan. 7, 2012, at 10 p.m. ET, include "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler vs. Adlan Amagov, former light heavyweight champion Muhammed Lawal vs. Lorenz Larkin and Tarec Saffiedine vs. Tyler Stinson.
That's not all.
Check out the current Strikeforce: "Rockhold vs. Jardine" fight card and line up after the jump:
Main Event (Showtime):
185 lbs.: Luke Rockhold vs. Keith Jardine
Main Card (Showtime):
Preliminary Card (Showtime Extreme):
For those fortunate enough to be in Las Vegas this weekend, remember the weigh-in is FREE to attend and open to the public. Doors to the weigh in will open at 3:00 p.m. local time.
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night (Sat., Jan. 7, 2012), which is slated to air at 10 p.m. ET on Showtime. The latest quick updates of the live action will begin to flow earlier than that around 7:30 p.m. ET with the preliminary bouts.
Note: Showtime is offering a FREE preview weekend to start the New Year, which means that cable, as well as satellite subscribers, will be able to watch the network, including "Rockhold vs. Jardine," from Friday to Sunday at absolutely no charge.
It's going to be a fun night of fights so don't miss it. And remember to check us out for all the pre, during and post-fight Strikeforce coverage you can handle
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