5 Jan 2010 09:16:29 AM
(These two guys could be brothers. Brothers with very different attitudes toward tanning.)
What do you do if you’re Strikeforce and you’ve just signed one of the most terrifyingly aggressive strikers of the modern era? If you’re smart, you toss him against another heavy-hitter right off the bat and see whose head is still on their shoulders afterwards. That seems to be the plan with new Strikeforce signee Melvin Manhoef, who will reportedly be taking on Robbie Lawler at Strikeforce’s Miami event on January 30. There’s no official confirmation from Strikeforce on this just yet, but we know that they do owe Lawler a fight after he got shafted out of his chance to beat up Trevor Prangley in December, and Manhoef barely had a chance to break a sweat when he popped Kazuo Misaki at Dynamite!! on New Year’s Eve.
In fact, Manhoef was asked about the possibility of facing Lawler at his post-fight press conference in Tokyo, and he seemed game even if he didn’t appear to know too much about Lawler. Said the Dutch striker:Read More DIGG THIS