Gilbert Melendez Tag

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Gilbert Melendez Agrees to Multi-Fight Deal...

Feb 14, 2014NoNo Comments1546 Views

UFC president Dana White recently said that Gilbert Melendez might want to consider fighting elsewhere. He apparently took those words to heart and came to

Gilbert Melendez UFC Negotiations “No...

Feb 12, 2014NoNo Comments1209 Views

Contract negotiations between the UFC and No. 2 ranked lightweight Gilbert Melendez have come to a halt and the organization's president feels that Melendez should

The UFC on Fox 10 Main Event Has Big Implic...

Jan 24, 2014NoNo Comments824 Views

The UFC on Fox 10 main event between former UFC champion Benson Henderson and former Strikeforce titleholder Josh Thomson has big implications in the 155-pound

UFC 170 Rousey vs McMann Poster

UFC 170 Bout Between Gilbert Melendez and K...

Jan 04, 2014NoNo Comments1453 Views

The fight between Gilbert Melendez and Khabib Nurmagomedov that had been planned for UFC 170 on Feb. 22 in Las Vegas has been scrapped.

Gilbert Melendez at Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier

Gilbert Melendez vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Of...

Dec 29, 2013NoNo Comments1251 Views

LAS VEGAS – Gilbert Melendez and Khabib Nurmagomedov will face each other on the main card at UFC 170, UFC officials confirmed to MMAWeekly.com on

Video: Khabib Nurmagomedov Calls Out Gilber...

Dec 02, 2013NoNo Comments1596 Views

You gotta love it when fighters use social media to call each other out. And that's exactly what UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov did early Monday

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Knockout Radio Live: Gilbert Melendez, Josh...

Oct 24, 2013NoNo Comments894 Views

Tune in Thursday, Oct. 24, at 6 p.m. EST, as Knockout Radio returns with Gilbert Melendez, Josh Burkman, and Tim Boetsch.

Diego Sanchez Wants Five-Round Nate Diaz Fi...

Oct 22, 2013NoNo Comments1481 Views

Fresh off of his UFC 166 Fight of the Night performance, Diego Sanchez (24-6) wants a five-round fight with Nate Diaz.

Dana White: “Best Fight Card in UFC H...

Oct 21, 2013NoNo Comments1611 Views

Following Saturday night's UFC 166: Velasquez vs. dos Santos III in Houston, UFC president Dana White challenged anyone to name a fight card that was

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Gilbert Melendez is Right Back in the Mix f...

Oct 20, 2013NoNo Comments1694 Views

UFC president Dana White said that Gilbert Melendez is right back in the mix for a shot at the UFC lightweight title after his won

Watch the UFC 166 Post-Fight Press Conferen...

Oct 20, 2013NoNo Comments1005 Views

Watch the UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3 post-fight press conference live from Houston following the conclusion of Saturday's main event.

Getting Ready for UFC 166: Diego Sanchez Kn...

Oct 19, 2013NoNo Comments1592 Views

Diego Sanchez faces Gilbert Melendez on the UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3 main card on Oct. 19 in Houston. Take a look

It’s All Business When Diego Sanchez ...

Oct 19, 2013NoNo Comments1123 Views

For UFC 166 lightweights Diego Sanchez and Gilbert Melendez, their prior dealings with each other mean they'll have to put whatever relationship they had to

UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3 Weigh-i...

Oct 18, 2013NoNo Comments1439 Views

The 26 fighters participating on the UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3 fight card weighed in on Friday at the Toyota Center in Houston,

UFC 166: Velasquez vs. dos Santos 3 Officia...

Oct 18, 2013NoNo Comments2352 Views

The 26 fighters participating on the UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3 fight card on Saturday weighed in at the Toyota Center in Houston

Countdown to UFC 166

Countdown to UFC 166: Velasquez vs. dos San...

Oct 17, 2013NoNo Comments1549 Views

Check out the behind the scenes lead-up to Saturday's UFC 166 fight between Velasquez and dos Santos, as well as Daniel Cormier vs. Roy Nelson

Countdown to UFC 166

Countdown to UFC 166: Daniel Cormier vs. Ro...

Oct 17, 2013NoNo Comments1063 Views

Check out the behind the scenes build-up to the heavyweight showdown between Daniel Cormier and Roy Nelson in Countdown to UFC 166.

Countdown to UFC 166

Countdown to UFC 166: Gilbert Melendez vs. ...

Oct 17, 2013NoNo Comments993 Views

Check out the behind the scenes build-up to the lightweight battle between Gilbert Melendez and Diego Sanchez in Countdown to UFC 166.

Gilbert Melendez at Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier

Gilbert Melendez: “Diego Sanchez is A...

Oct 16, 2013NoNo Comments1023 Views

In this exclusive MMAWeekly.com interview, Gilbert Melendez talks about his upcoming fight at UFC 166 fight with Diego Sanchez.

Assassin’s Creed IV: UFC 165 Analysis...

Sep 22, 2013NoNo Comments1422 Views

Check out UFC 165 analysis and predictions by UFC Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and Lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez, courtesy of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Demetrious Johnson and Gilbert Melendez Bre...

Sep 19, 2013NoNo Comments1047 Views

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez give their analysis and predictions for the two UFC 165 title fights.

Diego Sanchez “110% Pulling for Johny...

Jul 19, 2013NoNo Comments2373 Views

It may sound odd on the surface that Diego Sanchez would root against Georges St-Pierre, but he appears to have no affinity for the UFC

Diego Sanchez vs. Gilbert Melendez Added to...

Jul 05, 2013NoNo Comments2475 Views

UFC officials on Thursday added a lightweight bout between Diego Sanchez and Gilbert Melendez to the UFC 166 fight card.

Gilbert Melendez at Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier

MMA’s Great Debate Podcast: Gilbert M...

May 07, 2013NoNo Comments837 Views

MMA's Great Debate Radio is back with former Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, top featherweight prospect Lance Palmer, and the best debate in MMA.

Gilbert Melendez - Strikeforce Barnett vs Cormier

Gilbert Melendez Wants to Fight Whoever Wil...

May 07, 2013NoNo Comments1306 Views

UFC lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez wants to fight whoever will get him back to another title shot the quickest.

Gilbert Melendez: “Next Time I Fight Him,...

May 04, 2013NoNo Comments1054 Views

Gilbert Melendez lost a razor-close slit decision to reigning UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson at UFC on Fox 7 on April 20, and says he'll

UFC on Fox 7 Co-Main and Main Event Fight H...

May 01, 2013NoNo Comments559 Views

UFC on Fox 7 Co-Main and Main Event Fight Highlights Video: Henderson vs. Melendez

UFC on Fox 7 Drug Tests Negative for the Si...

Apr 30, 2013NoNo Comments539 Views

The drug test results from UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez have come in and they’re all negative.

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Knockout Radio Live: Gilbert Melendez, Mich...

Apr 24, 2013NoNo Comments950 Views

Tune in Wednesday, April 24, at 6 p.m. EST as Knockout Radio returns with Gilbert Melendez, Michael Bisping, Allanna Jones, and Holly Holm.

UFC on Fox 7 TV Ratings Peak at 4.7 Million...

Apr 23, 2013NoNo Comments1802 Views

Saturday's UFC on Fox 7 television audience peaked at 4.7 million viewers for the main event title bout between Benson Henderson and Gilbert Melendez.