Gilbert Melendez Tag

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Will Lik...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments1300 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 Comments3296 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 Comments1695 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 Comments1238 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 Comments3491 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, 2012NoNo Comments977 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, 2012NoNo Comments985 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, 2012NoNo Comments1122 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

MMAWeekly Radio Tuesday: Sons of Anarchy...

Sep 25, 2012NoNo Comments1917 Views

Sons of Anarchy star and MMA fan Harold Perrineau highlights Tuesday's edition of MMAWeekly Radio along with Strikeforce competitors Gilbert Melendez and Pat Healy.

Gilbert Melendez at Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier

Gilbert Melendez ‘Bummed’ for F...

Sep 24, 2012NoNo Comments881 Views

In five days, Gilbert Melendez was set to once again put his Strikeforce lightweight title on the line, but instead he's going to be starting

Gilbert Melendez Strikeforce

Strikeforce Cancels Show After Gilbert Mele...

Sep 24, 2012NoNo Comments1759 Views

The injury bug has now claimed Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, which has led to the promotion canceling Saturday night's event that was scheduled to

Strikeforce Melendez vs Healy Media Call (A...

Sep 18, 2012NoNo Comments812 Views

Gilbert Melendez, Pat Healy, Gian Villante and Guto Inocente, as well as Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker, fielded questions from the media on the Strikeforce: Melendez

Gilbert Melendez at Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier

Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy Showtime Ma...

Aug 22, 2012NoNo Comments723 Views

Strikeforce on Wednesday firmed up the full Showtime main card for Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy slated for Sept. 29 in Sacramento, Calif.

Gilbert Melendez at Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier

Gilbert Melendez Lands Pat Healy for Next S...

Jul 25, 2012NoNo Comments789 Views

All the guessing about Gilbert Melendez’s next opponent came to a halt on Wednesday when Strikeforce announced that its lightweight champion would square off with

Martin Kampmann

MMAWeekly Radio Wednesday: Martin Kampmann ...

May 30, 2012NoNo Comments1280 Views

TUF Live finale main event fighter Martin Kampmann and Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez highlight Wednesday's edition of MMAWeekly Radio.

Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier Fighter Sal...

May 21, 2012NoNo Comments1262 Views

Josh Barnett and Gilbert Melendez topped the payouts for Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier, according to the fighter salaries released by the California State Athletic Commission.

Gilbert Melendez Strikeforce

Strikeforce Barnett vs Cormier: Melendez Di...

May 20, 2012NoNo Comments733 Views

Gilbert Melendez was somewhat disappointed in his performance on Saturday night, but don't discount his opposition. Check out what Melendez had to say post-fight.

Gilbert Melendez vs. Josh Thomson - Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier

Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier Results: Me...

May 19, 2012NoNo Comments1134 Views

Gilbert Melendez won the final chapter in the trilogy with Josh Thomson at Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier on Saturday night, but could there be another

Watch Tonight’s Strikeforce Barnett v...

May 19, 2012NoNo Comments997 Views

Check out the show opener for tonight's Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier on Showtime. The opening features Gilbert Melendez, Josh Thomson, Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier.

Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier Full Weigh...

May 18, 2012NoNo Comments646 Views

Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier squared off on Friday as they are now set to determine the first and only ever Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix

Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier Main Card ...

May 18, 2012NoNo Comments888 Views

Check out the weigh-in highlights from the big three fights slated for Saturday's Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif.

Daniel Cormier and Josh Barnett - Strikeforce weigh-in

Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier Weigh-In Re...

May 18, 2012NoNo Comments2159 Views

The finals of the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix are here and Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier weighed in on Friday to make their bout official.

Gilbert Melendez - Strikeforce Barnett vs Cormier

Gilbert Melendez: ‘I Respect Him, but...

May 18, 2012NoNo Comments665 Views

If Gilbert Melendez beats Josh Thomson again, what's next? Are there more Strikeforce talents on the horizon? Is becoming the latest fighter to jump ship

Josh Barnett vs Daniel Cormier

MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Josh Barnett, Dan...

May 17, 2012NoNo Comments1233 Views

MMAWeekly Radio is back with a monster show for Thursday with Strikeforce fighters Josh Barnett, Daniel Cormier, Gilbert Melendez and former TUF 8 fighter Eliot

Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier Play-by-Pla...

May 16, 2012NoNo Comments1402 Views

Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier play-by-play of Gilbert Melendez vs. Josh Thomson.

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Gilbert Melendez on Josh Thomson: ‘I ...

May 14, 2012NoNo Comments828 Views

Gilbert Melendez has found new motivation since a UFC future seems unlikely, so now instead he's going to take out his aggression on Josh Thomson.

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Gilbert Melendez Wants to Fight the Best, b...

May 08, 2012NoNo Comments815 Views

Things were supposed to have gone differently, but Gilbert Melendez got stranded out on an island as part of the Strikeforce deal with Showtime.

Strikeforce Makes Heavyweight Grand Prix Fi...

Apr 02, 2012NoNo Comments851 Views

Strikeforce on Monday finally made official the conclusion of the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix, adding additional bouts to the line-up.

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Gilbert Melendez vs. Josh Thomson III Heade...

Apr 02, 2012NoNo Comments1016 Views

Trilogies seem to be the theme of 2012 so add one more to the list. On May 19, Gilbert Melendez will defend his Strikeforce lightweight

Josh Barnett vs Daniel Cormier

Tickets to Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Pr...

Mar 23, 2012NoNo Comments553 Views

Strikeforce has set the date for its next event, May 19 at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif. Now the date is set for