| ZUFFA purchases Strikeforce ! |
March 12, 2011
LAS VEGAS, USA.
ZUFFA who is the parent company of the Ultimate Fighting Championship has purchased his main competitor Strikeforce.
the origanisation of Strikeforce will continue for now as a brand, to honor their contracts with Showtime and CBS. They will continue their shows and organize their own battles, just like the WEC before the merger. Dana White reveals that now it could be have some bout between UFC and Strikeforce fighters.
UFC president Dana White spoke to MMA Fighting exclusively about why the historic purchase happened, the terms of the deal, what this means for the Strikeforce brand and fighters and much more.
ZUFFA Bought STRIKEFORCE