Gilbert Melendez Tag

UFC on Fox 7: Backstage Pass (video)

Apr 23, 2013NoNo Comments781 Views

From the early morning hours to Benson Henderson's main event victory and successful marriage proposal, go behind the scenes with the UFC on Fox 7:

CSAC’s Andy Foster Stands Behind Choi...

Apr 23, 2013NoNo Comments918 Views

Following UFC on Fox 7, there was a spotlight on the possible impropriety regarding judge Wade Vierra’s assignment to Henderson vs. Melendez, but the CSAC

UFC on Fox 7 Fighter Salaries: Benson Hende...

Apr 21, 2013NoNo Comments1883 Views

The UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez fighter salaries were released to MMAWeekly.com on Sunday by the California State Athletic Commission.

UFC on FOX 7 Highlights Video: Benson Hende...

Apr 21, 2013NoNo Comments944 Views

UFC on FOX 7 Highlights Video: Benson Henderson vs. Gilbert Melendez

Gilbert Melendez - Strikeforce Barnett vs Cormier

Gilbert Melendez: “I Took my Foot Off...

Apr 21, 2013NoNo Comments912 Views

Gilbert Melendez has waited years for his shot at the UFC lightweight championship. But he took his foot off the gas and paid dearly for

Gilbert Melendez: “I Thought I Won Th...

Apr 21, 2013NoNo Comments840 Views

Gilbert Melendez felt he did enough to defeat Benson Henderson at UFC on FOX 7 on Saturday.

UFC on Fox 7 Results: Benson Henderson Ekes...

Apr 20, 2013NoNo Comments1569 Views

Benson Henderson at UFC on Fox 7 on Saturday night squashed Gilbert Melendez's dream, but then fulfilled one of his own.

UFC on Fox 7 Post-Fight Press Conference Vi...

Apr 20, 2013NoNo Comments562 Views

Watch the UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez post-fight press conference streaming live on MMAWeekly.com, shortly after the conclusion of the main event on

UFC on Fox 7 Road to the Octagon (Full Vide...

Apr 20, 2013NoNo Comments971 Views

Take an exclusive look into the lives of the stars of UFC on Fox 7 as they prepare for their highly anticipated battles.

UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez Full W...

Apr 20, 2013NoNo Comments1175 Views

Watch the full UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez weigh-in video.

UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez Main C...

Apr 19, 2013NoNo Comments745 Views

Watch the UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez main card weigh-in video.

UFC on Fox 7 Weigh-in Results: Champion vs....

Apr 19, 2013NoNo Comments1331 Views

Full results from the UFC on Fox 7 weigh-ins in San Jose, Calif., where UFC champion Benson Henderson is now set to put his belt

UFC on Fox 7 Weigh-in Video, Friday at 7 pm...

Apr 19, 2013NoNo Comments555 Views

Watch the UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez weigh-ins streaming live on MMAWeekly.com, Friday at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT.

Gilbert Melendez - Strikeforce Barnett vs Cormier

Gilbert Melendez on UFC Debut: “It Ha...

Apr 19, 2013NoNo Comments823 Views

Gilbert Melendez's career has been a roller coaster ride through the MMA world. It's finally landed him in the UFC where he has the chance

Gilbert Melendez: “There’s a Co...

Apr 18, 2013NoNo Comments1260 Views

Gilbert Melendez makes his long awaited UFC debut on April 20, fighting for the UFC lightweight title against champion Benson Henderson.

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

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

Apr 16, 2013NoNo Comments771 Views

MMA's Great Debate Radio is back with special guests from this weekend's UFC on Fox 7 card Gilbert Melendez and Josh Thomson along with the

Gilbert Melendez - Strikeforce Barnett vs Cormier

Gilbert Melendez Fights Benson Henderson fo...

Apr 15, 2013NoNo Comments1400 Views

UFC lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez says there’s no added pressure to win heading into his UFC on Fox 7 title bout with champion Benson Henderson,

Winning is All That Matters to Benson Hende...

Apr 11, 2013NoNo Comments1163 Views

UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson does not care about titles or belts. Winning is all that matters to him when he faces Gilbert Melendez

UFC on Fox 7 Henderson vs. Melendez Media C...

Apr 09, 2013NoNo Comments962 Views

Check out the full UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez media conference call featuring Dana White, Benson Henderson, Gilbert Melendez, Daniel Cormier, and Frank

UFC Lightweight Title Shot Awaits Jose Aldo...

Feb 26, 2013NoNo Comments2226 Views

What did it take to change Jose Aldo's mind in agreeing to grant Anthony Pettis a title shot? Simply a title shot of his own

Myles Jury vs. Ramsey Nijem Added to UFC on...

Feb 06, 2013NoNo Comments1488 Views

Undefeated Myles Jury will face Ramsey Nijem at UFC on FOX 7: Henderson vs. Melendez on April 20.

Benson Henderson Knows Gilbert Melendez Wil...

Jan 17, 2013NoNo Comments873 Views

Benson Henderson wants to face the best fighters in the world and the next one on the list is Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez at UFC

Anthony Pettis – “No More Mr. N...

Jan 15, 2013NoNo Comments1847 Views

Anthony Pettis reacts to the recent news that Gilbert Melendez would get the next crack at the UFC lightweight title. He says he's done playing

Benson Henderson vs. Gilbert Melendez Likel...

Jan 14, 2013NoNo Comments1236 Views

It looks like a champion vs. champion fight may be headed to the next major UFC on Fox show with UFC champion Benson Henderson defending

What’s Next for the Best of the Best ...

Jan 13, 2013NoNo Comments819 Views

Looking ahead for the Strikeforce roster as they transition to the UFC - what fights make the most sense and what match-ups could we see

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Will Lik...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments1290 Views

It has been more than a year since Dana White first declared Gilbert Melendez was making the move to the Octagon. A lengthy, torturous wait

MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Tim Boetsch, Gilb...

Dec 20, 2012NoNo Comments3264 Views

Thursday's edition of MMAWeekly Radio welcomes UFC 155 fighter Tim Boetsch, Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, and new UFC fighter Derek Brunson.

Gilbert Melendez at Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier

Gilbert Melendez: To Be Undoubtedly No. 1 B...

Dec 20, 2012NoNo Comments1675 Views

Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez says that UFC champ Benson Henderson still has a test in front of him before he can tout himself as the

Benson Henderson Warns Contenders in Lightw...

Dec 09, 2012NoNo Comments1223 Views

Benson Henderson had to truly work his way to getting a UFC lightweight title shot, and now that he's got the belt and defended it

Gilbert Melendez Out; Jorge Masvidal vs. Pa...

Nov 27, 2012NoNo Comments3460 Views

With Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez still sidelined by a shoulder injury, Jorge Masvidal has been tapped to face Pat Healy at Strikeforce: Champions in January.