- STRIKEFORCE MELENDEZ VS THOMSON PHOTO GALLERY

June 28, 2008
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by Greg Ashman







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In front of 7,488 screaming fans, San Jose
native Josh “The Punk” Thomson became the new Strikeforce lightweight champion,
dethroning former titleholder Gilbert Melendez in dominating fashion.

 

Bobby Southworth avenged a non-title loss to
Anthony Ruiz on Friday night by defeating him with Southworth’s light
heavyweight belt on the line.

 

MMAWeekly.com had Greg Ashman there to capture
all the action in this href="http://photos.mmaweekly.com/gallery.asp?categoryid=3637">exclusive Strikeforce
Melendez vs. Thomson photo gallery.

 

-Josh Thomson def. Gilbert Melendez by Unanimous
Decision, R3

-Billy Evangelista def. Nam Phan by Split
Decision, R3

-Bobby Southworth def. Anthony Ruiz by
Unanimous Decision, R5

-Miesha Tate def. Elaina Maxwell by Unanimous
Decision, R3

-Jeremiah Metcalf def. Raymond Daniels by
Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 0:59, R2

-Chris Cariaso def. Anthony Figueroa by
Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 4:34, R2

-Bobby Stack def. Jose Palacios by Unanimous
Decision, R3

-Brain Caraway def. Alvin Cacdac by Submission
(Rear Naked Choke) at 1:39, R1

-Cyrillo Padhillo def. Jesse Jones by
Unanimous Decision, R3

-Jorge Interiano def. Travis Johnson by TKO
(Doctor’s Stoppage) at 3:00, R2

-Alexander Trivino def. Eric Jacob by
Submission (Armbar) at 0:37, R1

 

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