Jake Shields and Gil Melendez retained their belts against top-ranked challengers and “King Mo” held a coronation last night in Nashville but Strikeforce’s CBS-televised card was marred by a post-fight brawl between Jason Miller, who entered the cage to challenge Jake Shields to a rematch, and Shields’ Cesar Gracie BJJ teammates Nick & Nate Diaz.
Jake Shields def. Dan Henderson by unanimous decision.
Gilbert Melendez def. Shinya Aoki by unanimous decision.
Muhammed Lawal def. Gegard Mousasi by unanimous decision.
Ovince St. Preaux def. Chris Hawk by TKO (strikes) at 0:47 of Round 1.
Andrew Uhrich def. Dustin West by submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:36 of Round 1.
Jason Miller def. Tim Stout by TKO (strikes) 3:09 of Round 1.
Cale Yarbrough def. Josh Schockman by TKO (strikes) in Round 2.
Zach Underwood def. Hunter Worsham by unanimous decision.
Dustin Ortiz def. Justin Pennington by submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:27 of Round 1.
Cody Floyd def. Thomas Campbell by KO (strikes) in Round 3.
Strikeforce: Nashville had an announce attendance of 8,196.
FIGHT! now has a record of 44-19 with our picks in 2010.
FIGHT! Pick: HendersonResulting Outcome: INCORRECT
Gegard Mousasi -250 vs. Muhammed Lawal +190
FIGHT! Pick: LawalResulting Outcome: CORRECT
Gilbert Melendez -155 vs. Shinya Aoki +125
FIGHT! Pick: MelendezResulting Outcome: CORRECT
Jason Miller -1400 vs. Tim Stout +700
FIGHT! Pick: MillerResulting Outcome: CORRECT