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Strikeforce Post-Fight Video: One-on-One Wi...

Apr 10, 2011NoNo Comments660 Views

Gilbert Melendez fought Tatsuya Kawajiri once before, winning by decision. He would have nothing to do with a decision on Saturday night. Melendez went one-on-one

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

Apr 08, 2011NoNo Comments1068 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.

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

Apr 07, 2011NoNo Comments586 Views

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

Gilbert Melendez to Tatsuya Kawajiri: ̶...

Apr 07, 2011NoNo Comments774 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

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

Apr 05, 2011NoNo Comments817 Views

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

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

Apr 05, 2011NoNo Comments1303 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

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Strikeforce Featured Fight Video: Gilbert M...

Apr 04, 2011NoNo Comments1103 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

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With Zuffa Purchase of Strikeforce, Gilbert...

Apr 04, 2011NoNo Comments1072 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,

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Tatsuya Kawajiri Still Set To Face Gilbert ...

Mar 22, 2011NoNo Comments832 Views

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

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Strikeforce Grand Prix Shifting Gears, Nick...

Mar 01, 2011NoNo Comments594 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 Comments1200 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

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MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Strikeforce Previ...

Feb 10, 2011NoNo Comments969 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

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Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Inks New...

Feb 07, 2011NoNo Comments550 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

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Strikeforce In Talks For Tatsuya Kawajiri t...

Jan 26, 2011NoNo Comments1254 Views

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

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Josh Thomson Knows a Third Fight with Gilbe...

Dec 30, 2010NoNo Comments779 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

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Gilbert Melendez Vs. Shinya Aoki Not Happen...

Nov 24, 2010NoNo Comments1393 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.

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Gilbert Melendez Talks Rematches and Possib...

Nov 06, 2010NoNo Comments1008 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.

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Gilbert Melendez’s Message Is Clear: ...

Nov 01, 2010NoNo Comments1952 Views

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

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Gilbert Melendez Weighs In On Brock Lesnar ...

Oct 23, 2010NoNo Comments1252 Views

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

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Apr 18, 2010NoNo Comments200 Views

Gilbert Melendez talks with following his win over Dream champion Shinya Aoki in Nashville...

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Apr 12, 2010NoNo Comments255 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez talks about what he did to re-invent himself as a fighter, and the challenge ahead in facing Shinya Aoki...

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Dec 23, 2009NoNo Comments349 Views

Winning back the Strikeforce lightweight title was the last step for Gilbert Melendez to erase some tough losses on his record and get back on

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Gilbert Melendez and His Sponsor Challengin...

Oct 20, 2009NoNo Comments332 Views

The MMA Insider Blog provides some of the interesting information and media about your favorite fighters from the UFC, WEC, Strikeforce, Dream, and other

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Gilbert Melendez Discusses Mitsuhiro Ishida...

Aug 15, 2009NoNo Comments357 Views

The MMA Insider Blog provides some of the interesting information and media about your favorite fighters from the UFC, WEC, Strikeforce, Dream, and other

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Aug 15, 2009NoNo Comments310 Views

Once regarded as one of the world's consensus Top 10 lightweight fighters, Gilbert Melendez's comeback to prominence continues on Saturday night when he attempts to

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Gilbert Melendez Comments On Rematch With T...

Feb 27, 2009NoNo Comments346 Views

The MMA Insider Blog provides some of the interesting information and media about your favorite fighters from the UFC, WEC, Strikeforce, Dream, and other

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Could Gilbert Melendez End Up With The WEC?

Jan 21, 2009NoNo Comments349 Views

The MMA Insider Blog provides some of the interesting information and media about your favorite fighters from the UFC, WEC, Strikeforce, Dream, and other

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Sep 25, 2008NoNo Comments254 Views

Former Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez is ready to get back to the top of his weight class, but with only one fight left on

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Jun 25, 2008NoNo Comments368 Views

Gilbert Melendez has been friends with Josh Thomson for a couple of years, but he's not ready to relinquish his Strikeforce lightweight championship to him

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May 13, 2008NoNo Comments356 Views

No. 5 ranked lightweight Gilbert "Ill Nino" Melendez is at last 100% set to face Josh Thomson for the Strikeforce 155-pound title on June 27