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Gilbert Melendez Strikeforce

Strikeforce Cancels Show After Gilbert Mele...

Sep 24, 2012Comments off197 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 off119 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 off265 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 off94 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 off210 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 off219 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 off76 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

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Gilbert Melendez on Josh Thomson: ‘I ...

May 14, 2012Comments off125 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 off113 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 off127 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 off90 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 off150 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 off105 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

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Strikeforce CEO Says Gilbert Melendez Would...

Dec 22, 2011Comments off150 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

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Strikeforce Post-Fight Video: Gilbert Melen...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off85 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 off57 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 off72 Views

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

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Gilbert Melendez: I’m Gonna Take Him ...

Dec 15, 2011Comments off119 Views

MMAWeekly.com caught up with Gilbert Melendez in San Diego as he prepares for his Strikeforce title defense against Jorge Masvidal.

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Strikeforce Play-by-Play: Gilbert Melendez ...

Dec 14, 2011Comments off87 Views

Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal play-by-play of Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal in San Diego.

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MMAWeekly Radio Monday: Gilbert Melendez an...

Dec 12, 2011Comments off116 Views

MMAWeekly Radio is back with Monday's show featuring Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez as well as a recap of UFC 140 from the weekend.

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Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker Talks Gilbert M...

Oct 14, 2011Comments off128 Views

MMAWeekly.com talked with Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker on Thursday and discussed the upcoming fight card in San Diego, along with several other topics.

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez: ‘...

Oct 13, 2011Comments off108 Views

Is Gilbert Melendez a pound-for-pound fighter? He's done a lot to be thrown into the discussion, and the Strikeforce lightweight champ talks about those things

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Gilbert Melendez Still in Strikeforce, Defe...

Oct 11, 2011Comments off73 Views

If Gilbert Melendez is going to fight UFC champion Frankie Edgar, he's going to have to earn it with at least one more title defense

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Making a Statement: Gilbert Melendez Wants ...

Oct 08, 2011Comments off61 Views

Top ranked lightweight Gilbert Melendez is making his statement clear. He wants to face the winner of Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard after UFC 136

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UFC President Wants Gilbert Melendez Now (v...

Oct 03, 2011Comments off104 Views

There's much confusion and debate over Gilbert Melendez's status with Strikeforce, but one thing is clear, UFC president Dana White wants him in the Octagon

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Jorge Masvidal Believes His Fight with Gilb...

Oct 03, 2011Comments off114 Views

It's been a strange couple of days for Strikeforce lightweight Jorge Masvidal, who believes his fight with Gilbert Melendez is still on.

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Gilbert Melendez Excited About UFC Offer, H...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off101 Views

It was an exciting night for Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez on Saturday night in Washington, D.C. ... and he wasn't even fighting

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Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez UFC Boun...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off180 Views

Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, according to UFC president Dana White, will be the latest talent siphoned away to the UFC.

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Clay Guida Talks Who’s Next, His Inte...

Aug 23, 2011Comments off249 Views

Clay Guida talks about several subjects including his interest in a potential move to featherweight, a rematch with Gilbert Melendez, and who is on his

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Gilbert Melendez Not Jumping to UFC Ship Ye...

Aug 12, 2011Comments off81 Views

Despite all the swirling talk about the UFC poaching all of Strikeforce's top fighters, Gilbert Melendez won't be one of them if that situation comes