Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal’s first title defense on August 21st in Houston, Texas

Strikeforce announced last night that light heavyweight champion, Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal will defend his title in Houston, Texas on August 21st, 2010 against a yet to be determined opponent.

Lawal was expected to be facing training partner, Renato Sobral, but “Babalu” turned down the fight for a chance to fight MMA legend, Dan Henderson.

Lawal captured the light heavyweight title by defeating top ten “pound for pound” list fighter, Gegard Mousasi in a five round war.

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