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Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Schedule for January 12, 2013

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Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine has been scheduled for Jan. 12 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. CEO Scott Coker has revealed that this will be the last Strikeforce MMA event. Strikeforce will disappear after Jan. 12 while fighters merge with UFC. One of the highlights of the event will be the welterweight championship fight between Nate Marquardt and Tarec Saffiedine.

Main Card

The main card can be seen at 10 p.m. EST on Showtime.

Nate Marquardt vs. Tarec Saffiedine, welterweight

Daniel Cormier vs. Dion Staring, heavyweight

Josh Barnett vs. Nandor Guelmino, heavyweight

Mike Kyle vs. Gegard Mousasi, light heavyweight

Ed Herman vs. Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza, catchweight

Preliminary Card on Showtime Extreme

This portion of the preliminary card can be seen at 8 p.m. EST on Showtime Extreme.

Pat Healy vs. Kurt Holobaugh, lightweight

Roger Gracie vs. Anthony Smith, middleweight

Tim Kennedy vs. Trevor Smith, middleweight

Ryan Couture vs. K.J. Noons, lightweight

Preliminary Card that will not be Televised

This portion of the preliminary card will not be televised.

Michael Bravo vs. Estevan Payan, lightweight

Jorge Gurgel vs. Adriano Martins, lightweight

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