Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson Official Results

Dan Henderson added yet another title to his resume last night in Columbus, Ohio, defeating Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante via knockout in the third round to be crowned the new Strikeforce light heavyweight champion.

Strikeforce women’s 135 pound champion, Marloes Coenen managed to hold on to her title, defeating late replacement, Liz Carmouche with an impressive triangle choke after getting dominated for much of the fight.

Tim Kennedy submitted Dutch heavy hitter, Melvin Manhoef in the very first round with a rear-naked choke, while Jorge Masvidal pulled off an impressive performance inside the Strikeforce cage, defeating Billy Evangelista for the very first time in his career via unanimous decision.

The official results:

Dan Henderson def. champ Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 0:50
Marloes Coenen def. Liz Carmouche via submission (triangle choke) – Round 4, 1:29
Tim Kennedy def. Melvin Manhoef via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 3:41
Jorge Masvidal def. Billy Evangelista via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Roger Bowling def. Josh Thornburg via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Jorge Gurgel def. Billy Vaughan via submission (guillotine) – Round 1, 0:44
Jason Freeman def. Jason Riley via submission (strikes) – Round 1, 1:52
Brian Rogers def. Ian Rammel via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 4:23
Mitch Whitesel def. Marc Cofer via submission (guillotine) – Round 1, 3:55
John Kuhner def. J.P. Felty via technical submission (triangle choke) – Round 2, 4:31

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