Taking stock after Strikeforce's 'Carano vs. Cyborg'
More than 13,500 fans streamed in to San Jose, Calif.'s HP Pavilion last Saturday to witness Strikeforce's "Carano vs. Cyborg," the first major MMA card to have female fighters in its main event.
With every precluding fight, the energy in the arena grew as fans eagerly awaited the 145-pound title fight between
With a brutal and swift first-round knockout of the Strikeforce light heavyweight champion, Mousasi turned heads in the mixed martial arts community and now looks toward his first title defense. Unfortunately, Strikeforce will be hard pressed to find anyone in its pool of fighters who can compete with Mousasi. At this point, Strikeforce's best bet would likely be to sign a fighter currently outside of the organization.
Now, she will look to defend her title against another of the world's best in
After competing on Spike TV's MMA reality series,