Strikeforce looks to make its successful return to Columbus, Ohio under the new Zuffa banner with headliners Miesha Tate vs. Ronda Rousey for the Women’s bantamweight title on Sat. March 3 at the Nationwide Arena. Co-headliners Paul Daily and Kazuo Misaki are also set for a possible welterweight contenders match on the card. The event will air live on premium channel Showtime with preliminary fights airing on Showtime Extreme.

Main card (Showtime)

Women’s Bantamweight Championship bout: Miesha Tate (c) vs. Ronda Rousey
Ronda Rousey defeats Miesha Tate via submission (armbar) Round 1, 4:27

Lightweight bout: K.J. Noons vs. Josh Thomson
Josh Thomson defeats K.J. Noons via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Welterweight bout: Paul Daley vs. Kazuo Misaki
Kazuo Misak defeats Paul Daley via split decision 30-27, 29-28, 29-28

Middleweight bout: Scott Smith vs. Lumumba Sayers
Lumumba Sayers defeats Scott Smith via submission (guillotine) – Round 1, 1:34

Middleweight bout: Ronaldo Souza vs. Bristol Marunde
Ronaldo Souza def. Bristol Marunde via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 3, 2:43

Preliminary card (Showtime Extreme)

Women’s Bantamweight bout: Sarah Kaufman vs. Alexis Davis
Sarah Kaufman def. Alexis Davis via majority decision (29-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Lightweight bout: Caros Fodor vs. Pat Healy
Ryan Healy def. Carlos Fodor via submission (arm triangle) – Round 3, 3:35

Welterweight bout: Roger Bowling vs. Brandon Saling
Roger Bowling defeats Brandon Saling via TKO – Round 2, 1:15

Lightweight bout: Ryan Couture vs. Conor Heun
Ryan Couture defeats Conor Heun via TKO – Round 3, 2:52