The official weigh in event for Strikeforce: "Tate vs. Rousey" went down earlier today (March 2, 2012) from the Greater Columbus Convention Center (as part of the Arnold Sports Festival) in Columbus, Ohio.
All fighters set to compete on tomorrow night's Showtime event hit their respective marks without incident. Yes, even the oft-troubled "Semtex."
"Tate vs. Rousey" will feature newly-minted women's champion Miesha Tate putting her 135-pound title on the line against undefeated Judo specialist Ronda Rousey. Other match-ups booked for "The Discovery City" include K.J. Noons vs. Josh Thomson, former women's champion Sarah Kaufman vs. Alexis Davis and Paul Daley vs. Kazuo Misaki.
Complete Strikeforce weigh in results after the jump.
Main card (Showtime):
155 lbs.: K.J. Noons (156) vs. Josh Thomson (155)
170 lbs.: Paul Daley (171) vs. Kazuo Misaki (169.5)
185 lbs.: Ronaldo Souza (184.5) vs. Bristol Marunde (184)
185 lbs.: Scott Smith (186) vs. Lumumba Sayers (185)
Preliminary card (Showtime Extreme):
135 lbs.: Sarah Kaufman (135.5) vs. Alexis Davis (135.5)
155 lbs.: Caros Fodor (155.5) vs. Pat Healy (155)
155 lbs.: Ryan Couture (154.5) vs. Conor Heun (155)
170 lbs.: Roger Bowling (170) vs. Brandon Saling (170.5)
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night (Sat., March 3, 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 8:00 p.m. ET with the preliminary bouts.
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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