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Strikeforce's K.J. Noons seeking (another) shot at titleholder Gilbert Melendez

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

Welterweight, catchweight or lightweight? It doesn't really matter to K. J. Noons. He's a competitor. Give him an opponent and a weight cap, and he appears up for any challenge. Frankly, ...

K.J. Noons Gets Next Shot At Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez With A Win Over Jorge Masvidal

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

When K.J. Noons steps back in the cage on June 18 to face Jorge Masvidal in Strikeforce it won't just be any fight. With a win he gets Gilbert Melendez for the Strikeforce lightweight title....

K.J. Noons Could Be Just the Contender Strikeforce is Looking For to Face Gilbert Melendez

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

When talking about finding the next contender at lightweight for Gilbert Melendez, Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker mentions a few names, but the one that may be at the top of the list is former ...

Gilbert Melendez: This title shot, I won't take my foot off the gas

Posted by system system 1 month ago from

UFC lightweight and title contender Gilbert Melendez admits the stress of negotiations with Bellator and UFC were intense, but they also helped him solidify his priorities. Now that he’...

Gilbert Melendez 'campaigning' for title shot following UFC 166 victory

Posted by system system 5 months ago from

The UFC lightweight division's self-proclaimed "uncrowned champion" Gilbert Melendez wants a chance to bring the belt where he feel it rightfully belongs: around his waist. 

Gilbert Melendez is Right Back in the Mix for a Shot at the UFC Lightweight Title

Posted by system system 5 months ago from

UFC president Dana White said that Gilbert Melendez is right back in the mix for a shot at the UFC lightweight title after his won over Diego Sanchez at UFC 166.

Gilbert Melendez Wants to Fight Whoever Will Get Him Back to a Title Shot

Posted by system system 11 months ago from

UFC lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez wants to fight whoever will get him back to another title shot the quickest.

Anthony Pettis Earns Lightweight Title Shot, Will Wait for Benson Henderson or Gilbert Melendez

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Anthony Pettis earned a shot at the lightweight title with his blistering performance over Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, and he will wait for his chance to face either Benson Henderson or Gilbert...

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Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Will Likely Step Into an Immediate UFC Title Shot

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

It has been more than a year since Dana White first declared Gilbert Melendez was making the move to the Octagon. A lengthy, torturous wait is likely to result in an immediate title shot.

Ryan Couture vs. K.J. Noons booked for 'Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy' on Jan. 12

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

The competition continues to stiffen for lightweight Ryan Couture. Sources close to the event today told that Couture is set to meet onetime welterweight title challenger ...

Gilbert Melendez vs. Pat Healy headlines Strikeforce's September event

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Gilbert Melendez returns to action in September, and Pat Healy will be the next man to try and take his Strikeforce lightweight title. today learned the matchup with sources...

Pat Healy: I Deserve a Shot at Gilbert Melendez

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

After edging out Mizuto Hirota via unanimous decision at Strikeforce “Rockhold vs. Kennedy,” Pat Healy believes he’s ready for a title shot against lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez.

Strikeforce's K.J. Noons hopes to parlay a Josh Thomson win into UFC opportunities

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

K.J. Noons was predictable in his earlier MMA career, and the footage shows it. "You look at my fights, you can pretty much tell which shots to look out for," he told Radio...

Strikeforce's K.J. Noons: I'll be multi-dimensional against Billy Evangelista

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

Like opponent Billy Evangelista, K.J. Noons' most recent MMA outing resulted in a loss to weekend title challenger Jorge Masvidal. Masvidal, who got a title shot against champ Gilbert Mel...

K.J. Noons vs. Billy Evangelista set for 'Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal' main card

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

A long-rumored lightweight bout between K.J. Noons and Billy Evangelista is now official for next month's "Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal" main card. first passed along ...

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