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Scott Coker considering Canada, Japan for Strikeforce grand-prix host sites

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Two international destinations are on the radar for Strikeforce's upcoming heavyweight grand-prix tournament.

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker this past week told MMAjunkie.com Radio (www.mmajunkie.com/radio) that both Ontario, Canada, and Tokyo are under consideration as host cities for the Showtime-televised competition, which kicks off Feb. 12 at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J.

"This is a world grand-prix tournament, which means we might not just be in the United States," Coker said. "This thing could be traveling."

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... Because Barney probably won't get a license anywhere else.

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Posted by bojangalz

... Because Barney probably won't get a license anywhere else.



Bingo!

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Post #3   1/17/11 3:25:27PM   

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But it also allows for the finals and semi-finals of the tournament to happen in one night.

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Posted by Pookie

But it also allows for the finals and semi-finals of the tournament to happen in one night.



Double Bingo!

Post #5   1/17/11 7:39:47PM