Category Archives: Luke Rockhold

Report: Rockhold withdraws from Jan. 12 fight

Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold has reportedly dropped out of his Jan. 12 bout with Lorenz Larkin. The MMA Corner first reported the news: “The MMA Corner has learned from sources close to the camp of Rockhold that the middleweight champion has … Continue reading

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Strikeforce cancels Nov. 3 event following injury to Rockhold

Strikeforce confirmed the speculation surrounding Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold on Friday and also cancelled the Nov. 3 event in Oklahoma City. Rockhold, the Strikeforce middleweight champ, was slated to fight Lorenz Larkin. But earlier this week, TheMMACorner.com reported Rockhold suffered … Continue reading

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Rockhold reportedly withdraws from fight

If you haven’t heard by now, Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold has reportedly been forced to withdraw from his upcoming bout against Lorenz Larkin on Nov. 3 in Oklahoma City after suffering an injury to his left hand. TheMMACorner.com first reported … Continue reading

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Video: Rockhold says Kennedy ‘tough as nails’

Luke Rockhold defended his Strikeforce middleweight belt on Saturday night with a unanimous decision victory over Tim Kennedy. Prior to the fight, I asked Rockhold about a possible rematch with Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza, the previous title-holder of the middleweight belt … Continue reading

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Video: Rockhold-Kennedy fight this weekend

Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold will defend his Strikeforce middleweight belt this Saturday against Tim Kennedy in Portland, Ore. Will have a story later this week … Here are a couple preview videos on the fight. Tim Kennedy … And Luke … Continue reading

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Rockhold ‘looking forward’ to possible fight with Kennedy

Luke Rockhold’s next fight may just be Tim Kennedy. The Santa Cruz fighter spoke with MMAWeekly.com just recently and said, “I’m excited about the fight with Tim Kennedy. I think he’s highly underrated, he’s a very tough dude and he … Continue reading

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Souza says he’ll be ready for rematch with Rockhold

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza defeated Bristol Murunde last weekend. Afterward, he referred to a rematch with Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold. You can read the full quotes here. “But things are going to get better and I’ll fight more times in 2012. … Continue reading

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Video: Rockhold ‘battle dancing’

This is a week old, but I figured I’d post it anyway. It’s video of Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold and his teammate at the American Kickboxing Academy Daniel Cormier “battle dancing.” It’s a little blurry, but you can still make … Continue reading

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Rockhold suffers broken right hand

Despite his fight lasting less than five minutes, Santa Cruz native Luke Rockhold suffered an injury to his right hand during Saturday night’s middleweight championship against Keith Jardine, and is expected to be sidelined until it heals. The Soquel High … Continue reading

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Video: Full fight between Luke Rockhold and Keith Jardine

Here’s the Showtime broadcast of Luke Rockhold’s fight against Keith Jardine on Saturday night. Rockhold, of Santa Cruz, won by TKO at 4:26 into the first round.

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