“Carano vs. Cyborg” tickets now on sale


Tickets for the August 15th Strikeforce show featuring the long awaited matchup between Gina Carano and Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos are currently on sale. “Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg” also features a lightweight championship rematch between Josh Thomson and Gilbert Melendez. It’s also rumored that the show will feature a heavyweight championship fight between reigning title holder Alistair Overeem and Brett Rogers.

The main event battle between Carano and Cyborg will mark the first time a female fight has headlined a major mixed martial arts show in North America.

The event takes place at the HP Pavilion in San Jose and airs on Showtime. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.com, Strikeforce.com and the HP Pavilion box office at 408-287-7070.