Sorry to disappoint all you Dion Staring fans, but the upcoming Strikeforce poster for 'Melendez vs. Healy' features lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez taking on division number one contender Pat Healy, one of three planned title fights for the promotion's swan song on Jan. 12, 2013 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, OK.
Also putting their titles up for grabs are Nate Marquardt and Luke Rockhold. "The Great" will try to make his first (and only) title defense against Tarec Saffiedine while the American Kickboxing Academy (AKA) fixture hopes to repel the attack of Lorenz Larkin.
Also rumored for the "Sooner State" is a 155-pound scrap between Ryan Couture and K.J. Noons. Stay tuned to MMAmania.com for all the upcoming news and notes on Strikeforce: "Melendez vs. Healy" as they become available.