In 10 days, the final Strikeforce card goes down, and Pat Healy will be part of it.
According to MMAjunkie.com, Healy will face Kurt Holobaugh at Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine on January 12 from Oklahoma City. Verbal agreements are in place.
Healy was originally set to face Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, but Melendez was forced out after failing to recover in time to fight from a training injury.
The fight is set to take part on the Showtime Extreme prelim portion of the evening.
Healy (28-16) has gone 6-1 since entering Strikeforce, while Holobaugh (7-0) will be making his promotional debut.