The final step towards the first major Strikeforce event of the Zuffa era is on the cusp of taking place as all eighteen fighters competing tomorrow night at “Strikeforce – Diaz vs. Daley” stepped on the scale in San Diego with all making weight meaning the show will on on as originally scheduled.
The event features dual title bouts in the form of welterweight champ Nick Diaz defending his belt against brash Brit Paul Daley and 155-pound king Gilbert Melendez putting his belt up for grabs against seasoned veteran Tatsuya Kawajiri. The main card is also highlighted by Gegard Mousasi taking on Keith Jardine, as well as Shinya Aoki returning to the Strikeforce cage in hopes of finding success against Lyle Beerbohm.
Fans can catch all the live action on Showtime tomorrow night starting at 10:00 PM EST.
Here is a complete rundown of “Strikeforce – Diaz vs. Daley” weigh-in results. All figures have been rounded to the nearest quarter-pound:
Casey Ryan (185 lbs) vs. Paul Song (184.5 lbs)
Edgar Cardenas (139 lbs) vs. Rolando Perez (140 lbs)
A.J. MatthewsHerman Terrado (170.5 lbs)
Saad Awad (155.5 lbs) vs. Joe Duarte (155.5 lbs)
Brett Albee (218.5 lbs) vs. Virgil Zwicker (222.5 lbs)
Hiroyuki Takaya (144.5 lbs) vs. Robert Peralta (144.5 lbs)
Shinya Aoki (155 lbs) vs. Lyle Beerbohm (155.5 lbs)
Gegard Mousasi (205.5 lbs) vs. Keith Jardine (205 lbs)
Gilbert Melendez (154.75 lbs) vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri (154.5 lbs)
Nick Diaz (169.75 lbs) vs. Paul Daley (169.5 lbs)