Cyborg goes to work on April 11
On Wednesday, Strikeforce executive
Afromowitz said the bout's placement on the main card had yet to be determined. It is scheduled for three, three-minute rounds at a weight limit of 145 pounds.
Last month, Strikeforce acquired Santos' contract in a buyout of troubled ProElite assets. She was widely expected to take on women's MMA star
Carano is reportedly still in negotiations with Strikeforce, though CEO
Santos withdrew from a scheduled appearance against
The 23-year-old native of Curitiba has won all but one of her seven professional appearances, most by TKO.
Akano, 34, is a BodogFight veteran with a professional record of 14-5. She currently trains with standout