Mike Kyle announced on twitter that he will he fighting Gegard Mousasi at Strikeforce on March 3rd in Columbus, Ohio. His tweet reads, “It’s on march 3 Ohio baby. Mak Kyle and mossasi beast mode.”
Strikeforce officials have also confirmed the fight but it is unclear whether or not the fight will be for the vacant 205-pound title. If not, the winner will undoubtedly be one of the fighters who reserves their slot in the title fight. Either way it will be the co-main event of the evening leading up to the women’s 135-pound title fight between Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate.
The event, held alongside the Arnold Classic, also a welterweight fight contender fight between Kazuo Misaki and Paul Daley and a lightweight bout between K.J. Noons and Josh Thomson.