Photo of Ronda Rousey by Esther Lin for Sho Sports.
The official weigh in event for Strikeforce: "Rousey vs. Kaufman" is set to take place this Friday (August 17, 2012) LIVE from the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California.
The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 4 p.m. local time (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.
The upcoming Strikeforce mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Showtime will see 135-pound female champion Ronda Rousey defend her title against former division titleholder Sarah Kaufman. Elsewhere on the card, former Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Ronaldo Souza will take on Derek Brunson, while Roger Bowling is slated to tangle with Tarec Saffiedine in welterweight action.
Here is the current Strikeforce: "Rousey vs. Kaufman" fight card and line-up:
135 lbs.: Strikeforce Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey vs. Sarah Kaufman
Main Card (Showtime):
Preliminary Card (Showtime Extreme):
For those fortunate enough to be in "America's Finest City" this weekend, remember the weigh-in is FREE to attend and open to the public. Doors to the weigh-in will open at 3 p.m. PT.
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night (Sat., Aug. 18, 2012), which is slated to air at 10 p.m. ET on Showtime. The latest quick updates of the under card action will begin to flow earlier than that around 8 p.m. ET with the "Prelims" bouts on SHO Extreme.
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