Gilbert Melendez Tag


Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker Talks Gilbert M...

Oct 14, 2011Comments off449 Views talked with Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker on Thursday and discussed the upcoming fight card in San Diego, along with several other topics.

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Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez: ‘...

Oct 13, 2011Comments off433 Views

Is Gilbert Melendez a pound-for-pound fighter? He's done a lot to be thrown into the discussion, and the Strikeforce lightweight champ talks about those things

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Strikeforce Announces Main Card for Strikef...

Oct 12, 2011Comments off339 Views

Strikeforce has announced the main card for their upcoming show in San Diego titled Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal.


Gilbert Melendez Still in Strikeforce, Defe...

Oct 11, 2011Comments off302 Views

If Gilbert Melendez is going to fight UFC champion Frankie Edgar, he's going to have to earn it with at least one more title defense

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Making a Statement: Gilbert Melendez Wants ...

Oct 08, 2011Comments off267 Views

Top ranked lightweight Gilbert Melendez is making his statement clear. He wants to face the winner of Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard after UFC 136


UFC President Wants Gilbert Melendez Now (v...

Oct 03, 2011Comments off401 Views

There's much confusion and debate over Gilbert Melendez's status with Strikeforce, but one thing is clear, UFC president Dana White wants him in the Octagon

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Jorge Masvidal Believes His Fight with Gilb...

Oct 03, 2011Comments off369 Views

It's been a strange couple of days for Strikeforce lightweight Jorge Masvidal, who believes his fight with Gilbert Melendez is still on.

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Gilbert Melendez Excited About UFC Offer, H...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off408 Views

It was an exciting night for Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez on Saturday night in Washington, D.C. ... and he wasn't even fighting


Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez UFC Boun...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off722 Views

Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, according to UFC president Dana White, will be the latest talent siphoned away to the UFC.

Keith Jardine Returns to Strikeforce in Dec...

Aug 29, 2011Comments off407 Views

'The Dean of Mean' Keith Jardine will be back in action this December in the Strikeforce cage, and he'll have some extra help as he

Clay Guida Talks Who’s Next, His Inte...

Aug 23, 2011Comments off677 Views

Clay Guida talks about several subjects including his interest in a potential move to featherweight, a rematch with Gilbert Melendez, and who is on his


Gilbert Melendez Not Jumping to UFC Ship Ye...

Aug 12, 2011Comments off307 Views

Despite all the swirling talk about the UFC poaching all of Strikeforce's top fighters, Gilbert Melendez won't be one of them if that situation comes


Gilbert Melendez Wants UFC Title Shot, but ...

Jun 28, 2011Comments off359 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, throughout his career, has striven to attain one specific goal... to be unequivocally regarded as the top lightweight fighter in

Strikeforce Post-Fight Video: Jorge Masvida...

Jun 19, 2011Comments off233 Views

Jorge Masvidal picked K.J. Noons apart at Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum on Saturday night in Dallas. Now he's hoping that he's done enough to get

Strikeforce Results: Jorge Masvidal Establi...

Jun 18, 2011Comments off391 Views

Gilbert Melendez, your next opponent appears to be ready...

Strikeforce Lightweight K.J. Noons: Uncaged...

Jun 18, 2011Comments off204 Views

K.J. Noons is just hours away from facing Jorge Masvidal with a potential shot at Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez on the line.

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K.J. Noons Is Gunning for a Title Shot with...

Jun 16, 2011Comments off439 Views

All the talk surrounding K.J. Noons vs. Jorge Masvidal is about the title shot that may loom overhead for the winner, but Noons knows that

Strikeforce: JZ Cavalcante Trusts His Skill...

Jun 15, 2011Comments off298 Views

JZ Cavalcante, losing three of his last four bouts, knows he needs a victory against Justin Wilcox at Saturday's Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum. JZ sat

Strikeforce Lightweight K.J. Noons: Uncaged...

Jun 03, 2011Comments off218 Views

K.J. Noons 'Uncaged' presents a behind the scenes look at his preparation to face Jorge Masvidal in Strikeforce with a lightweight title shot on the

Josh Thomson vs. Maximo Blanco Set for Unan...

Jun 01, 2011Comments off576 Views

Maximo Blanco is ready to make his Strikeforce debut and he'll get the chance to face a former champion.

K.J. Noons Gets Next Shot At Strikeforce Ch...

May 25, 2011Comments off632 Views

When K.J. Noons steps back in the cage on June 18 to face Jorge Masvidal in Strikeforce it won't just be any fight. With

K.J. Noons Meets Jorge Masvidal at Strikefo...

May 18, 2011Comments off371 Views

Strikeforce may find their next lightweight contender on June 18 as former Elite XC champion K.J. Noons returns to 155lbs to face Jorge Masvidal on

Former Sengoku Lightweight Maximo Blanco Si...

May 17, 2011Comments off305 Views

It didn't take long for former Sengoku lightweight Maximo Blanco to find a home in the United States.


Gilbert Melendez Looking Outside Strikeforc...

May 13, 2011Comments off396 Views

Gilbert Melendez is still waiting to hear who he may face next in Strikeforce, but if he had his way he'd be fighting the winner

Maximo Blanco Exits Sengoku and Targets U.S...

May 11, 2011Comments off550 Views

Maximo Blanco, one of the top lightweights fighting in Sengoku, has exited the promotion and signed on with U.S. representation and plans to land on

Anthony Pettis Still Gets A UFC Lightweight...

May 02, 2011Comments off552 Views

Things didn't go as smoothly for his entrance into the UFC as he had hoped, but Anthony Pettis still has a title shot in his

K.J. Noons Could Be Just the Contender Stri...

Apr 27, 2011Comments off474 Views

When talking about finding the next contender at lightweight for Gilbert Melendez, Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker mentions a few names, but the one that may

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UFC 129: Jake Shields Walks A Murderer̵...

Apr 24, 2011Comments off556 Views

As Jake Shields walks into the gym on any given day, he tapes up his hands, puts the rest of his gear on and warms

MMAWeekly Radio Round-Up: Cruz, Shields, Me...

Apr 23, 2011Comments off219 Views

If you missed an episode of the new MMAWeekly Radio podcast this week, check out what you missed with a round-up of the Weekend Edition

04/19/11 RADIO – Gilbert Melendez and...

Apr 19, 2011Comments off300 Views

Top ranked lightweight Gilbert Melendez and Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker stop by MMAWeekly Radio for Tuesday night's edition of the big show.