Report: Showtime considering ending relationship with Strikeforce
Inside MMA is reporting that Strikeforce’s tenure on Showtime my be nearing its end, with the November 3rd card in doubt. Without a deal with Showtime can the end of Strikeforce be far behind? Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten with the report.
“‘Inside MMA’ has heard from multiple sources that the relationship between Strikeforce and Showtime may be coming to an end. We are being told that the November 3rd event is in serious jeopardy, and there’s a strong possibility that Showtime will no longer broadcast Strikeforce events. This could very possibly signify the end of the Strikeforce brand. Strikeforce was purchased by Zuffa in March of 2011. We have to receive any word from either Showtime or Strikeforce as this development continues.”