It's certainly not set in stone just yet but Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold is preparing as though he'll be defending his title next against Tim Kennedy.
From the above video (transcription via Bloody Elbow):
"I'm excited about the fight with Kennedy. I think he's highly underrated, very tough dude, he poses a lot of challenges. I'll be ready. It looks like it's finally going to happen.
On Thursday, Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker announced that middleweight champion Luke Rockhold’s next opponent would be Tim Kennedy. The fight, which will take place at Portland, Oregon’s Rose Garden on July 14, will be Rockhold's seco... Read Post
It's official. Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold will defend his 185-pound title against division number one contender Tim Kennedy at the upcoming Showtime televised fight card slated for the Rose Garden in Portland, O... Read Post