Tag: gilbert melendez

Change Scope

Filter By

Gilbert Melendez, Gegard Mousasi Top Lightly-Attended Strikeforce Event Payouts

Gilbert Melendez and Gegard Mousasi each topped the fighter salaries for sparsely-attended Saturday's Strikeforce event in San Diego.

Frankie Edgar Is the Underdog to Gilbert Melendez

UFC lightweight champ Frankie Edgar gets no respect - despite being the #1 lightweight in the USAT/SBN Consensus MMA Rankings is now the underdog in a hypothetical bout against Strikeforce champ and #3 in the rankings Gilbert Melendez.

Nick Diaz Sparring With Andre Ward, "Will Do Just Fine" In Boxing Says Melendez

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez trains under Cesar Gracie with top UFC contender Jake Shields and Strikeforce welterweight champ Nick Diaz. Diaz has been talking about doing some pro boxing (which is allowed under his SF contract) and Melendez thinks he'll "do just fine"

Gilbert Melendez: "I Think It's Time We Unify Some Titles"

Do you want to see UFC fighters vs. Strikeforce fighters? 96%say Yes.

Gilbert Melendez's Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley Video Blog

Take a walk with El Nino before his title defense this Saturday against Tatsuya Kawajiri. The fight between Melendez, reigning Strikeforce Lightweight Champion and Kawajiri, a former Shooto welterweight champion, will be a rematch of a fight that Melendez won on a close, unanimous decision on Dec. 31, 2006.

Can a Fighter Who Isn't in the UFC Be the World's Best?

It is assumed that the best fighters in the world compete inside the famed UFC Octagon. But in the lightweight division, almost as many top 10 fighters call other promotions home. Does the top fighter necessarily have to be UFC champ Frankie Edgar? Jonathan Snowden explores the issue.

Gilbert Melendez Calls Out Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante

Coming off big wins over stalwart opponents like Shinya Aoki and Rodrigo Damm aggressive fighter Gilbert Melendez touts Shogun and asks for JZ

MMA Live Highlights and Analysis From UFC Fight Night 22

MMA Live Highlights and analysis from UFC Fight Night 22. Nate Marquardt joins the program following his TKO victory in the main event

If Frankie Edgar, Gray Maynard and B.J. Penn Are Their Best, Does the UFC Really Have the World's Best Lightweights?

The UFC has long been believed to have the world's best 155lb MMA fighters, that may not be the case.

USAT/SBN August 2010 MMA Consensus Rankings: Lightweight

Fans of big-time lightweight action are in the midst of a delightful August. In just two days at UFC 118, #1 Frank Edgar will rematch #2 B.J. Penn. It's a rematch of their controversial first bout at UFC 112 when Edgar stole the title in a close decision.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5349_tracker