Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Results
Date: January 12, 2013
Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Venue: Chesapeake Energy Arena
Broadcast: Showtime, Showtime Extreme
MAIN (Showtime, 10 p.m. ET)
  • Tarec Saffiedine def. Nate Marquardt via unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46) - becomes new welterweight champ
  • Daniel Cormier def. Dion Staring via TKO (strikes) - Round 2, 4:02
  • Josh Barnett def. Nandor Guelmino via submission (arm-triangle choke) - Round 1, 2:11
  • Gegard Mousasi def. Mike Kyle via submission (rear-naked choke) - Round 1, 4:09
  • Ronaldo Souza def. Ed Herman via submission (kimura) - Round 1, 3:10
PRELIMINARY (Showtime Extreme, 8 p.m. ET)
  • Ryan Couture def. KJ Noons via split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)
  • Tim Kennedy def. Trevor Smith via submission (guillotine choke) - Round 3, 1:36
  • Pat Healy def. Kurt Holobaugh via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Roger Gracie def. Anthony Smith via submission (arm-triangle choke) - Round 2, 3:16
PRELIMINARY (Untelevised, 7 p.m. ET)
  • Adriano Martins def. Jorge Gurgel via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Estevan Payan def. Michael Bravo via TKO (strikes) - Round 2, 4:01