Quick Results: ‘Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman’ Event
Ronda Rousey defeats former champ Sarah Kaufman and snags the women's bantamweight title
Rousey was able to defend the women’s bantamweight title for the first time by defeating Kaufman with an armbar submission, at the first round of their bout. While co-main event fighter, former middleweight champ Ronaldo’ Jacare’ Souza, released a series of powerful punches that made his opponent Derek Brunson lose, via a KO.
The event took place at at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. The main card was aired at 10pm on SHOWTIME, while the prelims was shown on SHOWTIME Extreme at 8pm EST (5pm PST).
Check out the full ‘Quick Results’ for Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman below:
Main card (Showtime)
Women’s Bantamweight Championship bout: Ronda Rousey def. Sarah Kaufman via Submission (Armbar) – R1 @ 0:54
Middleweight bout: Ronaldo Souza def. Derek Brunson via KO (Punches) – R1 @ 0:41
Welterweight bout: Tarec Saffiedine def. Roger Bowling via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Middleweight bout: Anthony Smith def. Lumumba Sayers via Submission (Triangle Choke) – R1 @ 3:52
Light Heavyweight bout: Ovince St. Preux def. T.J. Cook via KO (Punch) – R3 @ 0:20
Preliminary card (Showtime Extreme)
Women’s Bantamweight bout: Miesha Tate def. Julie Kedzie via Submission (Armbar) – R3 @ 3:28
Middleweight bout: Adlan Amagov def. Keith Berry TKO (Punches) – R1 @ 0:48
Women’s Featherweight bout: Germaine de Randamie def. Hiroko Yamanaka (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Lightweight bout: Bobby Green def. Matt Ricehouse via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)