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Gilbert Melendez Wants UFC Title Shot, but ...

Jun 28, 2011Comments off106 Views

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

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Strikeforce Post-Fight Video: Jorge Masvida...

Jun 19, 2011Comments off83 Views

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

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K.J. Noons Gets Next Shot At Strikeforce Ch...

May 25, 2011Comments off157 Views

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

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Gilbert Melendez Looking Outside Strikeforc...

May 13, 2011Comments off143 Views

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

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K.J. Noons Could Be Just the Contender Stri...

Apr 27, 2011Comments off158 Views

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

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04/19/11 RADIO – Gilbert Melendez and...

Apr 19, 2011Comments off106 Views

Top ranked lightweight Gilbert Melendez and Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker stop by MMAWeekly Radio for Tuesday night's edition of the big show.

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Gilbert Melendez’s Next Opponent Will...

Apr 19, 2011Comments off156 Views

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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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Gilbert Melendez Reach...

Apr 13, 2011Comments off131 Views

The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Wednesday, April 13. This system ranks the Top 10 MMA fighters from all across the world

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MMAWeekly Radio Round-Up: Ricardo Almeida, ...

Apr 10, 2011Comments off112 Views

If you missed an episode of the new MMAWeekly Radio podcast this week, check out what you missed with a round-up of all the week's

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Strikeforce Post-Fight Video: One-on-One Wi...

Apr 10, 2011Comments off89 Views

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

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Strikeforce Diaz vs. Daley Play-by-Play: Gi...

Apr 08, 2011Comments off138 Views

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.

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Strikeforce One-on-One: Gilbert Melendez Ha...

Apr 07, 2011Comments off76 Views

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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Gilbert Melendez to Tatsuya Kawajiri: ̶...

Apr 07, 2011Comments off94 Views

Gilbert Melendez remembers his first fight with Tatsuya Kawajiri, but if the Japanese fighter thinks he's facing the same guy on Saturday night, he's sorely

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04/05/11 RADIO – Gilbert Melendez, Ma...

Apr 05, 2011Comments off75 Views

Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, MFC fighter Marcus Davis and MMA manager Malki Kawa are featured on Tuesday night's edition of MMAWeekly Radio

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No Cage, No Problem: Tatsuya Kawajiri Ready...

Apr 05, 2011Comments off153 Views

Despite putting no specific time into training in a cage, Tatsuya Kawajiri is confident that he has grown enough as a fighter to avenge his

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Strikeforce Featured Fight Video: Gilbert M...

Apr 04, 2011Comments off141 Views

Gilbert Melendez won the Strikeforce interim lightweight title two years ago. He then unified the title in his rematch with then champion Josh Thomson in

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With Zuffa Purchase of Strikeforce, Gilbert...

Apr 04, 2011Comments off113 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez has said several times over past few months that he believes he is the top 155lb fighter in the world,

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Tatsuya Kawajiri Still Set To Face Gilbert ...

Mar 22, 2011Comments off134 Views

Tatsuya Kawajiri will still be facing Gilbert Melendez on April 9 with the Strikeforce lightweight title on the line.

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Strikeforce Grand Prix Shifting Gears, Nick...

Mar 01, 2011Comments off79 Views

The second half of Strikeforce's World Heavyweight Grand Prix is on the move to June 18 in Dallas, while Strikeforce champions Nick Diaz and Gilbert

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Gilbert Melendez: “I Really Truly Bel...

Feb 14, 2011Comments off157 Views

Gilbert Melendez believes he's the No. 1 lightweight in the world, and to prove it he doesn't want any draws or even to get knocked

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MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Strikeforce Previ...

Feb 10, 2011Comments off168 Views

Tune into a special edition of MMAWeekly Radio Thursday night at 9pm ET for a preview of the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix with Gilbert Melendez

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Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Inks New...

Feb 07, 2011Comments off63 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez may not know who he's fighting next, but he's got some job security as he has inked a new multi-year

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Strikeforce In Talks For Tatsuya Kawajiri t...

Jan 26, 2011Comments off160 Views

Strikeforce is currently in discussions to bring Tatsuya Kawajiri over from Japan to challenge lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez for the belt.

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Josh Thomson Knows a Third Fight with Gilbe...

Dec 30, 2010Comments off88 Views

Josh Thomson isn't worried about if he's going to get a third fight with Gilbert Melendez, only when it's going to happen because according to

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Gilbert Melendez Vs. Shinya Aoki Not Happen...

Nov 24, 2010Comments off160 Views

The proposed rematch between Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez and Dream champion Shinya Aoki will not happen on New Year's Eve in Japan as originally rumored.

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Gilbert Melendez Talks Rematches and Possib...

Nov 06, 2010Comments off121 Views

Gilbert Melendez talks about moving on from rematches to fight new opponents like Eddie Alvarez and whether or not he'd eventually jump to the UFC.

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Gilbert Melendez’s Message Is Clear: ...

Nov 01, 2010Comments off285 Views

The message from Strikeforce lightweight Gilbert Melendez is clear: He wants to fight Eddie Alvarez.

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Gilbert Melendez Weighs In On Brock Lesnar ...

Oct 23, 2010Comments off204 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, in a casual conversation with MMAWeekly.com, weighs in on the UFC 121 main event between heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar and

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- VIDEO: GILBERT MELENDEZ AFTER DEFEATING A...

Apr 18, 2010Comments off20 Views

Gilbert Melendez talks with MMAWeekly.com following his win over Dream champion Shinya Aoki in Nashville...

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- GILBERT MELENDEZ VERSION 2.0 READY FOR AO...

Apr 12, 2010Comments off22 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez talks about what he did to re-invent himself as a fighter, and the challenge ahead in facing Shinya Aoki...