Strikeforce Picks & Predictions

2011 strikeforce picks and predicitions fedor emelianenko

CHICAGO, IL (TheSpread) – Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson takes place this Saturday night and features two of the great legends in MMA facing off with one another.

View Real-Time Sports Betting Odds

The main card for Saturday’s show will air live on Showtime at 10PM ET. This card has five featured bouts with one title fight. Here are some picks to consider for Saturday.

Strikeforce Heavyweight Bout: Fedor Emelianenko (-260) vs. Dan Henderson (+210): Henderson is moving up in weight to take on Fedor. Henderson usually fights at middleweight or light heavyweight, so Fedor should have an edge when it comes to size and power. Henderson will have a slight edge in wrestling, but Fedor has the submission advantage. Both men have big punching power, but I suspect that Fedor will do enough to tire Henderson and score a third round submission. FREE PICK: Fedor Emelianenko (-260)

Strikeforce Women’s Welterweight Championship: Marlos Coenen (-130) vs. Miesha Tate (+100): I look for Coenen to retain her title as her submission wrestling should be enough to neutralize Tate’s wrestling. Neither fighter should score a big KO strike, so look for Coenen to win by choke in the later rounds FREE PICK: Marlos Coenen -130

Strikeforce Middleweight Bout: Tim Kennedy (-235) vs. Robbie Lawler (+185): Of all the fights, I feel best about Kennedy winning this one. Lawler is just a striker that struggles with wrestlers and jiu-jitsu specialists. Lawler will look for a big punch and then Kennedy will find an opening and score a takedown. From there, he will slowly work his way to a submission. Give me Kennedy by choke in the second round. FREE PICK: Tim Kennedy -235

Bet on Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson Odds

Want More From Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Fighting Top Stories

Thumbnail Diaz vs. McGregor Pick The anticipated rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor takes place tonight at UFC 202. Who...
Thumbnail Lawler vs. Woodley Pick The UFC Welterweight Championship is up for grabs in the main event of UFC 201 tonight. Who will walk away with the strap?
Thumbnail UFC on FOX 20 Picks The UFC is back on FOX tonight with UFC on FOX 20. Here are some suggested picks for tonight’s MMA card.
Thumbnail Miesha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes Pick The UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship is up for grabs in the main event of UFC 200tonight. Which lady will leave the arena with the belt?
Thumbnail Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt Pick The polarizing Brock Lesnar returns to the UFC octagon tonight when he battles Mark Hunt in the co-main event of UFC 200. Who will...

Recent Discussions Other Sports

UFC on Fox 21Betting News and Notes on Sat, Aug 2016 by Blade
The Barclays Betting News and Notes on Wed, Aug 2016 by Blade
UFC 202 Rewind on Mon, Aug 2016 by Blade
UFC 202 Betting News and Notes on Fri, Aug 2016 by Blade