Strikeforce announced over the weekend that former middleweight champion Cung Le will return to action on December 19 against Scott Smith at Strikeforce: Evolution at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California.
MMAFrenzy.com first reported the possibility of the matchup on Friday.
The Showtime-televised event also features Robbie Lawler, Matt Lindland, Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza, and Muhammed “King Mo”.
Tickets for the card, priced from $30, go on sale to the general public at 10am PT this Friday, November 13, through Ticketmaster.com.
Pictured: Scott Smith