Strikeforce Houston Weigh-in Results: King Mo and Co. Hit The Scales

Erik Fontanez@@Erik_FontanezCorrespondent IAugust 20, 2010

Photo by Esther Lin
Photo by Esther Lin

The participants in the Strikeforce Houston card weighed in on Friday afternoon.  Now MMA fans await the action to take place in the cage in the Toyota Center on Saturday evening.

Some facts of note—KJ Noons came in .25 pounds over the weight limit, but Jorge Gurgel accepted the fight with no issues.  Rocky Long was also .25 over the division's weight limit, but Vinicius Magalhaes will accept the fight at a catchweight.

Chad Robichaux weighed in a pound over the 130-pound limit, but was given the hour to lose the weight.

Here are the full weigh in results...

Main card: 

Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal (203.75 lbs.) vs. Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante (203.5 lbs.)

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza (184.75 lbs.) vs. Tim Kennedy (185 lbs.)

K.J. Noons (156.25 lbs.) * vs. Jorge Gurgel (154.75 lbs.) 

Bobby Lashley (246 lbs.) vs. Chad Griggs (228.5 lbs.)


Preliminary Card:

Daniel Cormier (249 lbs.) vs. Jason Riley (256.5 lbs.) 

Andre Galvao (170.75 lbs.) vs. Jorge Patino (170.8 lbs.) 

Vinicius "Draculino" Magalhães (144.5 lbs.) vs. Rocky Long (146.25 lbs.) ** 

Kier Gooch (155.5 lbs.) vs. Adam Schindler (155.5 lbs.) 

Jose Santibanez (154.25 lbs.) vs. Reynaldo Trujillo (155.25 lbs.) 

Humberto DeLeon (127.25 lbs.) vs. Chad Robichaux (131 lbs.) *** 

Chad Cook (205.25 lbs.) vs. Arteneus Young (204 lbs.)


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