Gilbert Melendez Tag

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

Apr 21, 2013Comments off858 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, 2013Comments off843 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, 2013Comments off773 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, 2013Comments off1461 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, 2013Comments off512 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, 2013Comments off908 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, 2013Comments off1096 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, 2013Comments off692 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, 2013Comments off1229 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, 2013Comments off501 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, 2013Comments off741 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, 2013Comments off1200 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, 2013Comments off718 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, 2013Comments off1310 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, 2013Comments off1081 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, 2013Comments off901 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, 2013Comments off2082 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, 2013Comments off1408 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, 2013Comments off793 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, 2013Comments off1759 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, 2013Comments off1129 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, 2013Comments off757 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, 2012Comments off1226 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, 2012Comments off3044 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, 2012Comments off1563 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, 2012Comments off1148 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, 2012Comments off3292 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.

The Slow Death of Strikeforce

Nov 26, 2012Comments off905 Views

Strikeforce could have been described as "on life support" as far back as March 2011, but now in its final days, the timeline is set

Daniel Cormier Faces Dion Staring; Melendez...

Nov 08, 2012Comments off907 Views

Daniel Cormier has his final fight set for Strikeforce while lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez looks to defend his belt again in January.

Pat Healy Wants to Wait for Gilbert Melende...

Sep 28, 2012Comments off1029 Views

Pat Healy knows that fighting Gilbert Melendez for the Strikeforce title is a very big deal, but if the promotion came calling and wanted him