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

May 18, 2012Comments off350 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, 2012Comments off699 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, 2012Comments off739 Views

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

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Gilbert Melendez on Josh Thomson: ‘I ...

May 14, 2012Comments off443 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, 2012Comments off432 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, 2012Comments off449 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, 2012Comments off514 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, 2012Comments off285 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


Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier Fight Card...

Mar 16, 2012Comments off608 Views

Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier fight card and rumors and start times for May 19, 2012, in San Jose, California.


Gilbert Melendez Expected to Return to Stri...

Mar 12, 2012Comments off276 Views

Gilbert Melendez looks to get back in action on May 19, but who will he face? According to his coach, they are hoping for

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Gilbert Melendez Staying in Strikeforce But...

Feb 23, 2012Comments off475 Views

Gilbert Melendez will get a top notch opponent for his next fight, but he will be remaining in Strikeforce for the foreseeable future.

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JZ Cavalcante Wants to Earn His Shot at Str...

Jan 21, 2012Comments off405 Views

JZ Cavalcante wants to prove he deserves a shot at Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, but the problem is he needs a fight in order to

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Strikeforce CEO Says Gilbert Melendez Would...

Dec 22, 2011Comments off537 Views

Why does Scott Coker think Gilbert Melendez is the top lightweight in the sport? Beyond his record, the Strikeforce CEO thinks Melendez could and would

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Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal Salaries...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off247 Views

Gilbert Melendez and Gegard Mousasi are happy Strikeforce fighters after both topped the salaries list with $150,000 paydays each.


Strikeforce Fighters’ Drugs of Abuse ...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off285 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Tuesday informed of the fighters that were drug tested for last Saturday’s Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal.

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Strikeforce Post-Fight Video: Gilbert Melen...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off295 Views

Gilbert Melendez tells's Erik Fontanez he's confident Strikeforce will find opponents for him.


Jorge Masvidal Entered Title Fight with Inj...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off524 Views

Strikeforce lightweight Jorge Masvidal apparently went into his bout against Gilbert Melendez on Saturday night with an already injured right hand.

Scott Coker

Strikeforce Post-Fight Video: Scott Coker D...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off396 Views

Scott Coker talks Strikeforce business with Erik Fontanez.


Melendez and Rockhold Foregoing UFC was Par...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off367 Views

Strikeforce champions Gilbert Melendez and Luke Rockhold remaining with the promotion was a key element of the promotion's new broadcast contract with Showtime.

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Strikeforce Results: Melendez Beats Masvida...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off256 Views

Gilbert Melendez pitched a shutout to beat Jorge Masvidal and then called for the UFC or Zuffa to bring him some contenders.


Gilbert Melendez Wants to Prove Dana White ...

Dec 17, 2011Comments off253 Views

Gilbert Melendez felt validated when he heard Dana White mention his name as one of the top fighters in the sport. Now he wants


Strikeforce Melendez vs. Masvidal Weigh-in ...

Dec 16, 2011Comments off338 Views

Results from Friday's Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal weigh-ins at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego.


Jorge Masvidal Plans to Paint His Picasso A...

Dec 16, 2011Comments off301 Views

Jorge Masvidal has worked hard and now he plans to showcase his masterpiece performance against Gilbert Melendez in Strikeforce Saturday night.

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Jorge Masvidal Feels He’s Been Robbed...

Dec 15, 2011Comments off323 Views

Jorge Masvidal tells Erik Fontanez he's feels he's been robbed more than your neighborhood 7-Eleven.

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Gilbert Melendez: I’m Gonna Take Him ...

Dec 15, 2011Comments off438 Views caught up with Gilbert Melendez in San Diego as he prepares for his Strikeforce title defense against Jorge Masvidal.

Strikeforce Play-by-Play: Gilbert Melendez ...

Dec 14, 2011Comments off273 Views

Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal play-by-play of Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal in San Diego.


The Guy Behind The Guy – Malki Kawa

Dec 13, 2011Comments off590 Views

'The Guy Behind the Guy' goes one on one with the top managers in MMA. Who are they? Where did they come from? What's


MMAWeekly Radio Monday: Gilbert Melendez an...

Dec 12, 2011Comments off460 Views

MMAWeekly Radio is back with Monday's show featuring Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez as well as a recap of UFC 140 from the weekend.

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Strikeforce Fighters Are Staying In Strikef...

Dec 11, 2011Comments off489 Views

UFC president Dana White shares details about Strikeforce's immediate future.

Gilbert Melendez and Jorge Masvidal

Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal Media Ca...

Dec 06, 2011Comments off414 Views

LIsten as Strikeforce champions Gilbert Melendez and Cris Cyborg, as well as challengers Jorge Masvidal and Hiroko Yamanaka field questions from the media.