Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold defended his title for the first time against former UFC fighter Keith Jardine this past Saturday night in Las Vegas. During his first-round TKO win over Jardine, Rockhold broke his hand but no surgery will be required.
From Luke Rockhold via his Facebook account:
“Thanks for all the love everybody couldn’t do it without u guys! So I did brake my hand but its a clean brake no surgery, minor price to pay for the sweet taste of VICTORY!!! SC party for sure this weekend, do dis! 4-6 weeks b back in business!”