Gilbert Melendez Tag

Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier Fight Card...

Mar 16, 2012NoNo Comments1104 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, 2012NoNo Comments541 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, 2012NoNo Comments887 Views

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

JZ Cavalcante

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

Jan 21, 2012NoNo Comments796 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

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Strikeforce CEO Says Gilbert Melendez Would...

Dec 22, 2011NoNo Comments1113 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

Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal Salaries...

Dec 20, 2011NoNo Comments671 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, 2011NoNo Comments608 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Tuesday informed MMAWeekly.com 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, 2011NoNo Comments520 Views

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

Jorge Masvidal Entered Title Fight with Inj...

Dec 18, 2011NoNo Comments1082 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, 2011NoNo Comments803 Views

Scott Coker talks Strikeforce business with Erik Fontanez.

Melendez and Rockhold Foregoing UFC was Par...

Dec 18, 2011NoNo Comments788 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.

Strikeforce Results: Melendez Beats Masvida...

Dec 18, 2011NoNo Comments581 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, 2011NoNo Comments526 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, 2011NoNo Comments662 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, 2011NoNo Comments591 Views

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

Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Jorge Masvidal Feels He’s Been Robbed...

Dec 15, 2011NoNo Comments694 Views

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

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

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

Dec 15, 2011NoNo Comments956 Views

MMAWeekly.com 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, 2011NoNo Comments724 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, 2011NoNo Comments1106 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, 2011NoNo Comments857 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.

Strikeforce Fighters Are Staying In Strikef...

Dec 11, 2011NoNo Comments1054 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, 2011NoNo Comments762 Views

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

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker Talks Gilbert M...

Oct 14, 2011NoNo Comments888 Views

MMAWeekly.com talked with Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker on Thursday and discussed the upcoming fight card in San Diego, along with several other topics.

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez: ‘...

Oct 13, 2011NoNo Comments876 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

Strikeforce Announces Main Card for Strikef...

Oct 12, 2011NoNo Comments594 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, 2011NoNo Comments629 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

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Making a Statement: Gilbert Melendez Wants ...

Oct 08, 2011NoNo Comments550 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, 2011NoNo Comments760 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

Jorge Masvidal Believes His Fight with Gilb...

Oct 03, 2011NoNo Comments841 Views

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

#1 Lightweight Gilbert Melendez

Gilbert Melendez Excited About UFC Offer, H...

Oct 02, 2011NoNo Comments888 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