Report: Luke Rockhold injured, out of Strikeforce title defense vs. Lorenz Larkin

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Budgellism
10/8/12 7:17:21AM
Luke Rockhold reportedly has suffered a wrist injury and is out of his title defense next month.

The injury is the latest blow to Strikeforce's Nov. 3 card in Oklahoma City, which now is missing complete main and co-main events. Rockhold (10-1 MMA, 9-0 SF) was scheduled to defend his middleweight title against Lorenz Larkin (13-0 MMA, 4-0 SF) in the night's co-feature.

News of Rockhold's injury first was reported by The MMA Corner, citing sources close to the fighter's camp, though neither Strikeforce nor Rockhold have made announcements of the news yet.

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NaturalBornKiller92
10/8/12 8:49:11AM
I feel like I am jinxing the cards because I just recently bought the showtime channels a week before the melendez fight and a few says later Gilbert went down -.-
shaneTpain
10/8/12 9:32:20AM
boooooooooooooooooooo
JLS1980
10/8/12 9:33:35AM
I was looking forward to this fight.

If Rockhold is going to be out for a great deal of time Lorenz Larkin vs Ronaldo Souza sounds good to me.
george112
10/8/12 10:46:07AM



I'm growing tired of belts
postman
10/8/12 11:05:47AM

Posted by george112




I'm growing tired of belts



Yep just make money fights
emfleek
10/8/12 11:22:18AM
*yawn*
jjeans
10/8/12 12:14:20PM
Injuries aren't even news anymore....
prophecy033
10/8/12 12:25:33PM

Posted by jjeans

Injuries aren't even news anymore....

I'm more surprised when guys DON'T get injured
prozacnation1978
10/8/12 12:56:35PM
Just fold strikeforce already
We all know Showtime just gonna can the event now
Wow three title fights in a row injured for them
I see a trend
BuffaloDave
10/8/12 1:21:02PM
I think if SF wants to stay afloat, it's time to for cross-promotion of the SF and UFC fighters to happen.
Sir_Karl
10/8/12 1:21:46PM
Strikeforce will probably cancel the event. I think it is time that the UFC assimilates Strikeforce already. To quote the Borg....."resistance is futile".
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