Strikeforce results: Miesha Tate vs Ronda Rousey event recap from Ohio

March 3, 2012; Columbus, OH, USA; New champion Ronda Rousey is escorted out of the arena by trainer Edmond Tarverdyan after defeating Miesha Tate during the Strikeforce event at Nationwide Arena. Mandatory Credit: Greg Bartram-US PRESSWIRE

Strikeforce returned to Showtime this past Saturday night (March 3, 2012) from the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, featuring Ronda Rousey breaking out another armbar to win the women's 135-pound championship, much to the dismay of her opponent, Miesha Tate, who walked away with a mangled arm.

Not broken, as it turns out, but mangled nonetheless.

Josh Thomson scored a unanimous decision victory over K.J. Noons in the co-main event of the evening. He'll likely move on to a championship bout against Gilbert Melendez to complete their trilogy.

Other action on the card saw Kazuo Misaki beat Paul Daley at his own game, Lumumba Sayers easily dispose of Scott Smith, and Ronaldo Souza blow by Bristol Marunde.

In case you missed any of the bone crunching action -- or just want to relive it -- below are links to all the major storylines borne from Saturday night's event.

Strikeforce: "Tate vs. Rousey"

Results and live fight coverage

Recap and morning after discussion

Post-fight press conference

Event photos gallery

Miesha Tate vs. Ronda Rousey full fight video highlights

"Prelims" results and recap

Fight recap: Ronaldo Souza taps out Bristol Marunde

Fight recap: Lumumba Sayers destroys Scott Smith in short order

Fight recap: Kazuo Misaki squeaks past Paul Daley

Fight recap: Josh Thomson wins "shit" decision over K.J. Noons

Fight recap: Ronda Rousey wrecks Miesha Tate's arm to win bantamweight title

Fight review and analysis: Paul Daley vs. Kazuo Misaki

Fight review and analysis: Josh Thomson vs. K.J. Noons

Fight review and analysis: Miesha Tate vs. Ronda Rousey

Strikeforce post-fight fallout

Big winners and lowly losers

An open love letter to Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey details how she submitted Miesha Tate

Watch a gif of Ronda Rousey destroying Miesha Tate's arm

Look at a pic of Miesha Tate's arm and elbow bent at an angle it wasn't meant to

Luckily for Miesha Tate, she didn't get her arm broken by Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate's brawl was a big win for women's MMA

What's next for Ronda Rousey?

Ronda Rousey has the title but Sarah Kaufman is going to beat it back from her

Miesha Tate lost her bantamweight belt but won a Mania sexiness battle

What's the difference between a good game plan and being boring?

Josh Thomson won the fight but was disappointed to here the fans boo

If Josh Thomson fights Gilbert Melendez, it should be "El Nino's" last with Strikeforce

Ronaldo Souza suffered a broken hand against Bristol Marunde

Scott Smith is the Arturo Gatti of MMA

Brandon Saling's ugly criminal past comes to light, along with his neo-nazi tattoos

Hey Strikeforce, how about no more Nazi sex offenders, huh?

Dana White no longer involved with Strikeforce

And there you have it, my friends. What was the biggest story coming out of the Strikeforce: "Tate vs. Rousey" event?

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