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Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

MMA’s Great Debate Podcast: Gilbert M...

Apr 16, 2013Comments off634 Views

MMA's Great Debate Radio is back with special guests from this weekend's UFC on Fox 7 card Gilbert Melendez and Josh Thomson along with the

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Gilbert Melendez Fights Benson Henderson fo...

Apr 15, 2013Comments off1158 Views

UFC lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez says there’s no added pressure to win heading into his UFC on Fox 7 title bout with champion Benson Henderson,

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Anthony Pettis Earns Lightweight Title Shot...

Jan 27, 2013Comments off1487 Views

Anthony Pettis earned a shot at the lightweight title with his blistering performance over Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, and he will wait for his chance to

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Benson Henderson Knows Gilbert Melendez Wil...

Jan 17, 2013Comments off641 Views

Benson Henderson wants to face the best fighters in the world and the next one on the list is Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez at UFC

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Benson Henderson vs. Gilbert Melendez Likel...

Jan 14, 2013Comments off964 Views

It looks like a champion vs. champion fight may be headed to the next major UFC on Fox show with UFC champion Benson Henderson defending

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Will Lik...

Dec 27, 2012Comments off1118 Views

It has been more than a year since Dana White first declared Gilbert Melendez was making the move to the Octagon. A lengthy, torturous wait

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MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Tim Boetsch, Gilb...

Dec 20, 2012Comments off2606 Views

Thursday's edition of MMAWeekly Radio welcomes UFC 155 fighter Tim Boetsch, Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, and new UFC fighter Derek Brunson.

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Gilbert Melendez: To Be Undoubtedly No. 1 B...

Dec 20, 2012Comments off1411 Views

Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez says that UFC champ Benson Henderson still has a test in front of him before he can tout himself as the

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Nate Diaz Says Teammate Gilbert Melendez Ma...

Dec 05, 2012Comments off1072 Views

Check out Nate Diaz's interview with the media at Wednesday's UFC on Fox 5 open workouts in Seattle.

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Gilbert Melendez Out; Jorge Masvidal vs. Pa...

Nov 27, 2012Comments off3035 Views

With Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez still sidelined by a shoulder injury, Jorge Masvidal has been tapped to face Pat Healy at Strikeforce: Champions in January.

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Pat Healy Wants to Wait for Gilbert Melende...

Sep 28, 2012Comments off883 Views

Pat Healy knows that fighting Gilbert Melendez for the Strikeforce title is a very big deal, but if the promotion came calling and wanted him

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MMAWeekly Radio Tuesday: Sons of Anarchy...

Sep 25, 2012Comments off1630 Views

Sons of Anarchy star and MMA fan Harold Perrineau highlights Tuesday's edition of MMAWeekly Radio along with Strikeforce competitors Gilbert Melendez and Pat Healy.

Gilbert Melendez at Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier

Gilbert Melendez ‘Bummed’ for F...

Sep 24, 2012Comments off685 Views

In five days, Gilbert Melendez was set to once again put his Strikeforce lightweight title on the line, but instead he's going to be starting

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Strikeforce Cancels Show After Gilbert Mele...

Sep 24, 2012Comments off1424 Views

The injury bug has now claimed Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, which has led to the promotion canceling Saturday night's event that was scheduled to

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Gilbert Melendez Lands Pat Healy for Next S...

Jul 25, 2012Comments off642 Views

All the guessing about Gilbert Melendez’s next opponent came to a halt on Wednesday when Strikeforce announced that its lightweight champion would square off with

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MMAWeekly Radio Wednesday: Martin Kampmann ...

May 30, 2012Comments off1119 Views

TUF Live finale main event fighter Martin Kampmann and Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez highlight Wednesday's edition of MMAWeekly Radio.

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Gilbert Melendez: ‘I Respect Him, but...

May 18, 2012Comments off504 Views

If Gilbert Melendez beats Josh Thomson again, what's next? Are there more Strikeforce talents on the horizon? Is becoming the latest fighter to jump ship

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MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Josh Barnett, Dan...

May 17, 2012Comments off1026 Views

MMAWeekly Radio is back with a monster show for Thursday with Strikeforce fighters Josh Barnett, Daniel Cormier, Gilbert Melendez and former TUF 8 fighter Eliot

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Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier Play-by-Pla...

May 16, 2012Comments off1123 Views

Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier play-by-play of Gilbert Melendez vs. Josh Thomson.

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Bobby Green is First Step in James Terry...

May 15, 2012Comments off470 Views

“I feel I’m one of the best 155-pounders in the division and this fight coming up I’m going to showcase it.” James Terry believes he'll

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Gilbert Melendez on Josh Thomson: ‘I ...

May 14, 2012Comments off647 Views

Gilbert Melendez has found new motivation since a UFC future seems unlikely, so now instead he's going to take out his aggression on Josh Thomson.

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Gilbert Melendez Wants to Fight the Best, b...

May 08, 2012Comments off668 Views

Things were supposed to have gone differently, but Gilbert Melendez got stranded out on an island as part of the Strikeforce deal with Showtime.

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Gilbert Melendez vs. Josh Thomson III Heade...

Apr 02, 2012Comments off803 Views

Trilogies seem to be the theme of 2012 so add one more to the list. On May 19, Gilbert Melendez will defend his Strikeforce lightweight

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Gilbert Melendez Expected to Return to Stri...

Mar 12, 2012Comments off393 Views

Gilbert Melendez looks to get back in action on May 19, but who will he face? According to his coach, they are hoping for

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Gilbert Melendez Staying in Strikeforce But...

Feb 23, 2012Comments off675 Views

Gilbert Melendez will get a top notch opponent for his next fight, but he will be remaining in Strikeforce for the foreseeable future.

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JZ Cavalcante Wants to Earn His Shot at Str...

Jan 21, 2012Comments off630 Views

JZ Cavalcante wants to prove he deserves a shot at Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, but the problem is he needs a fight in order to

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Strikeforce CEO Says Gilbert Melendez Would...

Dec 22, 2011Comments off826 Views

Why does Scott Coker think Gilbert Melendez is the top lightweight in the sport? Beyond his record, the Strikeforce CEO thinks Melendez could and would

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Strikeforce Post-Fight Video: Gilbert Melen...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off390 Views

Gilbert Melendez tells MMAWeekly.com's Erik Fontanez he's confident Strikeforce will find opponents for him.

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Gilbert Melendez Wants to Prove Dana White ...

Dec 17, 2011Comments off383 Views

Gilbert Melendez felt validated when he heard Dana White mention his name as one of the top fighters in the sport. Now he wants

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Jorge Masvidal Plans to Paint His Picasso A...

Dec 16, 2011Comments off444 Views

Jorge Masvidal has worked hard and now he plans to showcase his masterpiece performance against Gilbert Melendez in Strikeforce Saturday night.