Gilbert Melendez Tag

Strikeforce Diaz vs. Daley Play-by-Play: Gi...

Apr 08, 2011NoNo Comments955 Views

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley play-by-play for Gilbert Melendez vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri on Saturday, April 9, at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California.

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley Pre-Fight Press...

Apr 08, 2011NoNo Comments10257 Views

Check out this full photo gallery from Thursday's Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley pre-fight press conference in San Diego, featuring Nick Diaz, Paul Daley, Gilbert Melendez,

Strikeforce One-on-One: Gilbert Melendez Ha...

Apr 07, 2011NoNo Comments503 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez happy to work new owners at Zuffa, and the marketing machine behind them will make all the difference.

Strikeforce Weigh-Ins At Crown Plaza Hotel ...

Apr 07, 2011NoNo Comments757 Views

Strikeforce will hold their weigh-ins for this weekend's Diaz vs. Daley card at the Crown Plaza Hotel in San Diego, Calif., and will be free

Gilbert Melendez to Tatsuya Kawajiri: ̶...

Apr 07, 2011NoNo Comments656 Views

Gilbert Melendez remembers his first fight with Tatsuya Kawajiri, but if the Japanese fighter thinks he's facing the same guy on Saturday night, he's sorely

04/05/11 RADIO – Gilbert Melendez, Ma...

Apr 05, 2011NoNo Comments723 Views

Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, MFC fighter Marcus Davis and MMA manager Malki Kawa are featured on Tuesday night's edition of MMAWeekly Radio

Tatsuya Kawajiri - Pride Shockwave 2006

No Cage, No Problem: Tatsuya Kawajiri Ready...

Apr 05, 2011NoNo Comments1144 Views

Despite putting no specific time into training in a cage, Tatsuya Kawajiri is confident that he has grown enough as a fighter to avenge his

Strikeforce Featured Fight Video: Gilbert M...

Apr 04, 2011NoNo Comments945 Views

Gilbert Melendez won the Strikeforce interim lightweight title two years ago. He then unified the title in his rematch with then champion Josh Thomson in

With Zuffa Purchase of Strikeforce, Gilbert...

Apr 04, 2011NoNo Comments889 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez has said several times over past few months that he believes he is the top 155lb fighter in the world,

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley Fight Card Rumo...

Apr 02, 2011NoNo Comments884 Views

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley on April 9, 2011, at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California.

Strikeforce Challengers: Justin Wilcox Has ...

Apr 01, 2011NoNo Comments710 Views

Strikeforce Challengers main eventer Justin Wilcox has his eyes on the prize... a world title. But first he'll have to get past Rodrigo Damm on

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley Prefight Confer...

Apr 01, 2011NoNo Comments759 Views

Listen to the full Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley prefight conference call with Nick Diaz, Paul Daley, Gilbert Melendez, and Tatsuya Kawajiri fielding questions from the

Nick Diaz

Nick Diaz Won’t Fight His Brothers; S...

Mar 31, 2011NoNo Comments3529 Views

Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz doesn't believe Jon Jones and Rashad Evans were ever really teammates to begin with, but the thought of fighting his teammates?

Strikeforce Challengers: Josh Thornburg Wan...

Mar 30, 2011NoNo Comments1059 Views

Josh Thornburg wants to follow in the footsteps of his teammates: the Diaz Brothers, Jake Shields, and Gilbert Melendez. He doesn't want a one-time shot

Tatsuya Kawajiri Still Set To Face Gilbert ...

Mar 22, 2011NoNo Comments714 Views

Tatsuya Kawajiri will still be facing Gilbert Melendez on April 9 with the Strikeforce lightweight title on the line.

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker

Strikeforce Grand Prix Shifting Gears, Nick...

Mar 01, 2011NoNo Comments485 Views

The second half of Strikeforce's World Heavyweight Grand Prix is on the move to June 18 in Dallas, while Strikeforce champions Nick Diaz and Gilbert

Gilbert Melendez: “I Really Truly Bel...

Feb 14, 2011NoNo Comments1032 Views

Gilbert Melendez believes he's the No. 1 lightweight in the world, and to prove it he doesn't want any draws or even to get knocked

MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Strikeforce Previ...

Feb 10, 2011NoNo Comments869 Views

Tune into a special edition of MMAWeekly Radio Thursday night at 9pm ET for a preview of the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix with Gilbert Melendez

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Inks New...

Feb 07, 2011NoNo Comments454 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez may not know who he's fighting next, but he's got some job security as he has inked a new multi-year

Strikeforce In Talks For Tatsuya Kawajiri t...

Jan 26, 2011NoNo Comments1135 Views

Strikeforce is currently in discussions to bring Tatsuya Kawajiri over from Japan to challenge lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez for the belt.

Josh Thomson Knows a Third Fight with Gilbe...

Dec 30, 2010NoNo Comments679 Views

Josh Thomson isn't worried about if he's going to get a third fight with Gilbert Melendez, only when it's going to happen because according to

Josh Thomson Shuffled from Shinya Aoki to T...

Dec 23, 2010NoNo Comments1972 Views

Josh Thomson is putting the final touches on his brief camp to prepare for a New Year's Even showdown against Tatsuya Kawajiri, but that wasn't

Josh Thomson vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri Inked For...

Dec 07, 2010NoNo Comments1190 Views

Strikeforce lightweight Josh Thomson will travel to Japan on New Year's Eve to meet Tatsuya Kawajiri in a bout on the year end Dynamite!! show.

Gilbert Melendez Vs. Shinya Aoki Not Happen...

Nov 24, 2010NoNo Comments1233 Views

The proposed rematch between Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez and Dream champion Shinya Aoki will not happen on New Year's Eve in Japan as originally rumored.

Mayhem Miller vs. Nick Diaz Possible in 201...

Nov 07, 2010NoNo Comments1580 Views

A showdown between Nick Diaz and Jason "Mayhem" Miller seems like an instant fan favorite, and Strikeforce has had discussions about putting the fight together

Gilbert Melendez

Gilbert Melendez Talks Rematches and Possib...

Nov 06, 2010NoNo Comments868 Views

Gilbert Melendez talks about moving on from rematches to fight new opponents like Eddie Alvarez and whether or not he'd eventually jump to the UFC.

Gilbert Melendez

Melendez vs. Aoki Not A Done Deal, Strikefo...

Nov 05, 2010NoNo Comments737 Views

The rumored match-up between Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez and Shinya Aoki is not a done deal. If the deal doesn't get done, Melendez will return

Jake Shields at Strikeforce

Jake Shields Will Fight Koscheck Or Fitch, ...

Nov 02, 2010NoNo Comments1075 Views

Jake Shields touches on the teammate vs. teammate debate and says while fighting Jon Fitch or Josh Koscheck wouldn't be his first choice he'd do

Gilbert Melendez

Gilbert Melendez’s Message Is Clear: ...

Nov 01, 2010NoNo Comments1727 Views

The message from Strikeforce lightweight Gilbert Melendez is clear: He wants to fight Eddie Alvarez.

Gilbert Melendez Weighs In On Brock Lesnar ...

Oct 23, 2010NoNo Comments1088 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, in a casual conversation with MMAWeekly.com, weighs in on the UFC 121 main event between heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar and