Strikeforce comes to Columbus, Ohio with a title on the line and an action packed card. Former UFC and Pride champ Dan Henderson attempts to capture yet another promotions belt as he versus the blackhouse trained Rafael ‘Feijao’ Cavalcante.

Who: Dan Henderson challenges Rafael Cavalcante for his newly acquired light heavyweight belt.

Where: Columbus, Ohio to coincide with the Arnold Sports Festival.

When: Saturday, March 5 2011. Airing on Showtime & PPV 10pm ET/ 7pm PT

Official Fight Card

Main Card

Light Heavyweight Championship bout:  Rafael Cavalcante (c) vs.  Dan Henderson
Dan Henderson defeats Rafael Cavalcante via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 0:50

Women’s Welterweight Championship bout:  Marloes Coenen (c) vs.  Liz Carmouche
Marloes Coenen defeats Liz Camouche via submission (Triangle) – Round 4, 1:29

Middleweight bout:  Tim Kennedy vs.  Melvin Manhoef
Tim Kennedy defeats Melvin Manhoef via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 3:41

Lightweight bout:  Billy Evangelista vs.  Jorge Masvidal
Jorge Masvidal defeats Billy Evangelista via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Preliminary Card

Welterweight bout:  Roger Bowling vs.  Josh Thornburg
Roger Bowling def. Josh Thornburg via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Lightweight bout:  Jorge Gurgel vs.  Billy Vaughan
Jorge Gurgel defeats Billy Vaughan via submission (guillotine) – Round 1, 0:44

Heavyweight bout:  Jason Riley vs.  Jason Freeman
Jason Freeman defeats Jason Riley via submission (strikes) – Round 1, 1:52

Ian Rammel vs Brian Rogers
Brian Rogers defeats Ian Rammel via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 4:23

Middleweight bout:  Marc Cofer vs.  Mitch Whitesel
Mitch Whitesel defeats Marc Cofer via submission (guillotine) – Round 1, 3:55

Welterweight bout:  J.P. Felty vs.  John Kuhner
John Kuhner defeats J.P. Felty via submission (triangle choke) – Round 2, 4:31