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Gilbert Melendez Still in Strikeforce, Defe...

Oct 11, 2011Comments off333 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 off297 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


UFC President Wants Gilbert Melendez Now (v...

Oct 03, 2011Comments off454 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 off429 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 off462 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


Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez UFC Boun...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off806 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 off730 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


Gilbert Melendez Not Jumping to UFC Ship Ye...

Aug 12, 2011Comments off350 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


Gilbert Melendez Wants UFC Title Shot, but ...

Jun 28, 2011Comments off407 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 off269 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 off722 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


Gilbert Melendez Looking Outside Strikeforc...

May 13, 2011Comments off430 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 off520 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 off357 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 off510 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 off434 Views

The updated 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 off377 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


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

Apr 10, 2011Comments off306 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 off545 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 off275 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez happy to work new owners at Zuffa, and the marketing machine behind them will make all the difference.


Gilbert Melendez to Tatsuya Kawajiri: ̶...

Apr 07, 2011Comments off365 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 off370 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 off624 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 off506 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 off431 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 off430 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 off224 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


Gilbert Melendez: “I Really Truly Bel...

Feb 14, 2011Comments off573 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 off526 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 off218 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