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
Gilbert Melendez tells MMAWeekly.com's Erik Fontanez he's confident Strikeforce will find opponents for him.
Gilbert Melendez felt validated when he heard Dana White mention his name as one of the top fighters in the sport. Now he wants
Jorge Masvidal has worked hard and now he plans to showcase his masterpiece performance against Gilbert Melendez in Strikeforce Saturday night.
MMAWeekly.com caught up with Gilbert Melendez in San Diego as he prepares for his Strikeforce title defense against Jorge Masvidal.
Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal play-by-play of Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal in San Diego.
MMAWeekly Radio is back with Monday's show featuring Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez as well as a recap of UFC 140 from the weekend.
MMAWeekly.com talked with Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker on Thursday and discussed the upcoming fight card in San Diego, along with several other topics.
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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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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It's been a strange couple of days for Strikeforce lightweight Jorge Masvidal, who believes his fight with Gilbert Melendez is still on.
It was an exciting night for Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez on Saturday night in Washington, D.C. ... and he wasn't even fighting
Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, according to UFC president Dana White, will be the latest talent siphoned away to the UFC.
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
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
Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, throughout his career, has striven to attain one specific goal... to be unequivocally regarded as the top lightweight fighter in
Jorge Masvidal picked K.J. Noons apart at Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum on Saturday night in Dallas. Now he's hoping that he's done enough to get
When K.J. Noons steps back in the cage on June 18 to face Jorge Masvidal in Strikeforce it won't just be any fight. With
Gilbert Melendez is still waiting to hear who he may face next in Strikeforce, but if he had his way he'd be fighting the winner
When talking about finding the next contender at lightweight for Gilbert Melendez, Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker mentions a few names, but the one that may
Top ranked lightweight Gilbert Melendez and Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker stop by MMAWeekly Radio for Tuesday night's edition of the big show.
Gilbert Melendez will not be facing a UFC fighter in his next title defense, but names like K.J. Noons, Jorge Masvidal and Justin Wilcox appear
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Gilbert Melendez fought Tatsuya Kawajiri once before, winning by decision. He would have nothing to do with a decision on Saturday night. Melendez went one-on-one
Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley play-by-play for Gilbert Melendez vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri on Saturday, April 9, at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California.
Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez happy to work new owners at Zuffa, and the marketing machine behind them will make all the difference.
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