Gilbert Melendez Tag

Gilbert Melendez’s Next Opponent Will...

Apr 19, 2011NoNo Comments1610 Views

Gilbert Melendez will not be facing a UFC fighter in his next title defense, but names like K.J. Noons, Jorge Masvidal and Justin Wilcox appear

Strikeforce Diaz vs. Daley Fighter Salaries...

Apr 13, 2011NoNo Comments2280 Views

Nick Diaz topped the payouts for the Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley fighter salaries, but he was just one of three fighters that made $150,000 or

Diaz vs. Daley Provides Slight Strikeforce ...

Apr 12, 2011NoNo Comments2283 Views

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley aired live on Showtime (delayed on the West Coast) to an average viewing audience of 528,000, industry sources told MMAWeekly.com on

Official Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley Video ...

Apr 11, 2011NoNo Comments1044 Views

Watch Showtime's official recap of Saturday night's Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley event in San Diego, the promotion's first under the ownership of Zuffa, LLC, the

MMAWeekly Radio Round-Up: Ricardo Almeida, ...

Apr 10, 2011NoNo Comments999 Views

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

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

Apr 10, 2011NoNo Comments828 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

Strikeforce Results: Mousasi and Jardine Ba...

Apr 09, 2011NoNo Comments2173 Views

If you wanted a battle at Strikeforce on Saturday night, light heavyweights Gegard Mousasi and Keith Jardine absolutely delivered.

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley Full Weigh-In R...

Apr 08, 2011NoNo Comments1448 Views

Strikeforce held their weigh-ins for Diaz vs. Daley on Friday in San Diego, the first major Showtime event held under the new Zuffa ownership.

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

Apr 08, 2011NoNo Comments1302 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 Comments12903 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 Comments832 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 Comments1137 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 Comments1035 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 Comments1051 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 Comments1721 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 Comments1380 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 Comments1423 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 Comments1369 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 Comments1074 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 Comments1093 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 Comments4471 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 Comments1507 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 Comments1072 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 Comments832 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 Comments1601 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 Comments1195 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 Comments917 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 Comments1553 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 Comments1027 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 Comments2412 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