Strikeforce Barnett vs Cormier: Melendez Dissappointed, but Thomson is Tough (Post Video)


Gilbert Melendez StrikeforceDid Gilbert Melendez hope to finish the fight Saturday night at Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier in San Jose, Calif.?

You know it.

Was he disappointed that he didn’t?

Absolutely.

But despite people thinking he can just roll over everyone that Strikeforce throws at him have to realize, guys like Josh Thomson are good, tough fighters. There are no “gimmees.”

Check out what Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez had to say at Saturday night’s post-fight press conference following his split decision victory over Josh Thomson…



view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 20 days ago
  • 60 views

Did you miss Sunday’s debut of “Countdown to UFC 181,” or just want to watch it again? Check out the full segment devoted to UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and fellow co-headliner Gilbert Me read news >>

  • 19 days ago
  • 39 views

It's a rare championship double-dip this weekend (Sat., Dec. 6, 2014) when Welterweight kingpin, Johnny Hendricks, and Lightweight leader, Anthony Pettis, defend their titles (each for the first time read news >>

  • 15 days ago
  • 48 views

Anthony Pettis will finally defend his lightweight championship title when he takes on Gilbert Melendez in the co-main event of tonight's (Sat., Dec. 6, 2014) UFC 181: "Hendricks vs. Lawler 2" pay-pe read news >>

  • 14 days ago
  • 266 views

Watch footage from the Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez title fight at UFC 181. As part of the dual-title fight headliners at UFC 181, Gilbert Melendez took on Anthony Pettis for the lightweight t read news >>

  • 14 days ago
  • 171 views

Watch the highlights of Anthony Pettis submitting Gilbert Melendez in the co-main event of UFC 181 last night (Dec. 6, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Despite the year away, Pettis looks as good as he ev read news >>

  • 14 days ago
  • 160 views

Watch Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez full fight video highlights from UFC 181's main event above, courtesy of ESPN. UFC 181: Hendricks vs. Lawler 2 took place December 6, 2014 at the MGM Grand G read news >>

  • 14 days ago
  • 20 views

Watch the video highlights from the UFC 181 co-main event between Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez for the UFC lightweight title. read news >>

  • 14 days ago
  • 51 views

LAS VEGAS – The champ needed five minutes to get warmed up, apparently, but then it was indeed “Showtime.”Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 14 days ago
  • 22 views

Anthony Pettis out-coached Gilbert Melendez on The Ultimate Fighter 20, and now he's beaten the former Strikeforce champion inside the Octagon. While Pettis' striking gets most of the attention, he's read news >>

Jump to: