Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker today told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that Strikeforce Challengers 9 could feature recently crowned Strikeforce women’s welterweight champion Sarah Kaufman (11-0 MMA, 3-0 SF) against fellow 135-pounder Roxanne Modafferi (15-5 MMA, 0-1 SF).
The event takes place at Comcast Arena in Everett, Wash.
Coker said the fight is not official but that executives are working to secure it for the upcoming show.
The fight is being set for July 23rd. So T-minus 7 weeks until Roxy is Strikeforce champ at 135 pounds!