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Strikeforce Live Blog: Marloes Coenen vs. Roxanne Modafferi Updates

HOFFMAN ESTATES, ILL. -- This is the Strikeforce live blog for Marloes Coenen vs. Roxanne Modafferi, the women's bout on the undercard of Strikeforce vs. Rogers.

Coenen will look to avenge a loss to Modafferi from May 2007 in a 145-pound bout that could determine a challenger to face champion Cris Cyborg.

The live blog begins below.

Round 1: Modafferi sets the pace with fast punches. Coenen launches a front kick. Coenen counters aggressively. Modafferi taps a leg kick. Coenen lands a punch that drops Modafferi. Modafferi, though, ends up on top in Coenen's guard. Coenen taps Modafferi out with an armbar.

Coenen wins via submission (armbar) - R1, 1:05

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