Eight-man Strikeforce middleweight tournament starts in October

Strikeforce CEO, Scott Coker has revealed that the promotion will kick off the eight-man middleweight tournament to crown a new middleweight champion in October, with the final four advancing to a finale in December.

Coker, speaking via Sherdog.com, said:

“We always felt that crowning a champion would be the first priority. We will host a tournament in October. It looks like the first round will take place then, which will lead to the final four in December.”

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