Gegard Mousasi targets April return to Strikeforce vs. Mike Kyle

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion and now DREAM light heavyweight champion, Gegard Mousasi has today revealed he’s hoping to return to the cage in April after success in Japan with DREAM and K-1 the past six months, adding he has veteran Mike Kyle in his sights.

Mousasi revealed the news to MMAFighting.com, adding that he had been in line to appear on the March 5th card in Columbus, Ohio but Kyle needed more time to recover from a series of injuries. There is a chance they could meet on the April 9th show.

Mousasi hasn’t fought in the U.S. since he was defeated by Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal via unanimous decision. Since then he has won the DREAM 205 pound crown after defeating Jake O’Brien and Tatsuya Mizuno in a four-man tournament aswell as defeating Kyotaro in a K-1 match at Dynamite!! 2010.

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