The recent cutting of Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal from the Strikeforce stable following his referring to a member of the Nevada State Athletic Commission as a “racist [expletive]” on twitter has been the talk of the town this week. Stephie “Crooklyn” Daniels was the first to get an official statement from the deposed king in […]
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As originally reported last night by MMA Junkie, former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal has officially been released from Zuffa following his suspension by the NSAC. UFC president Dana White confirmed with MMA Junkie that King Mo was indeed dropped, but declined any further explanation. Lawal was issued a nine month suspension […]
Earlier this month, former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal released a statement regarding his recent positive test for drostanolone, saying that he unwittingly imbibed the substance when it was mixed in to a new supplement he was taking. Last week, in an interview with Heavy MMA, Lawal clarified his statement. According tLawal, […]
Strikeforce’s Houston event this past weekend was pretty… disappointing. Some viewers criticized the slower paced fights, which I did not mind despite the begrudgingly long match to crown the new middleweight champion in place of the deposed Jake Shields. From the poor officiating to the lackluster bouts to the typically irritating commentary, Strikeforce did deliver […]