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Jorge Masvidal vs. K.J. Noons official for "Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum"

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A lightweight bout between K.J. Noons (10-3 MMA, 2-1 SF) and Jorge Masvidal (21-6 MMA, 2-0 SF) is now official for "Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum."

Strikeforce officials today announced the matchup, which was previously reported by MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com).

"Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum," which features a heavyweight grand prix bout between Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem and grappling expert Fabricio Werdum, takes place June 18 at American Airlines Center in Dallas and airs live on Showtime...

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Post #1   5/18/11 12:51:33PM   

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Really good fight. I'm thinking Noons will have a pretty big advantage on the feet and will utilize it well. Noons by a pretty convincing decision.

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Post #2   5/18/11 1:13:54PM   

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damn..great match up..Noons is better wit his hands, but as an overall striker Masvidal has the notch..and the ground game goes to Masvidal..the Gamebred via decision...

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Can't wait! If Noons hasn't done something about his hair, I'm expecting a Masvidal knockout.

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Posted by FastKnockout

Can't wait! If Noons hasn't done something about his hair, I'm expecting a Masvidal knockout.



Haha, his hair drove me nuts in that fight.

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Post #5   5/18/11 6:47:57PM   

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Jorge is a pretty good striker, i wouldn't be surprised to see him out point Noons.

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Post #6   5/19/11 3:02:19AM