Benji Radach Likely Appealing KO Loss to Scott Smith
Despite earlier reports that suggested Benji Radach would be facing Lucas Lopes at this weekend's Strikeforce: Henderson vs. Babalu , MMA Junkie reports that Radach will instead fight at 205 lbs against Ovince St. Preux, who scored an upset decision victory over Antwain Britt on the Challengers card earlier this month. Radach vs. St. Preux will be on the televised card to replace the scrapped Herschel Walker vs. Scott Carson matchup. Strikeforce: Henderson vs. Babalu coverage
"He's obviously entitled to his opinion, but we're disappointed that Benji is trying to take away from what was such a great fight," said Smith's manager, Mike Roberts of MMA Inc.
"At this point, we're moving on and are completely focused on Scott's June 6 fight with Nick Diaz."
The Smith camp on Radach's decision to appeal.