The trilogy between Gilbert Melendez and Josh Thomson was completed on Saturday night at Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier. After a hard-fought five rounds, Melendez came away with a very close split-decision victory (49-48, 48-49, 49-48) in a fight that most would agree could have gone either way. Once the decision was read, Thomson's body language expressed extreme dissatisfaction.
The Strikeforce lightweight title is on the line with two warriors gear up for their trilogy fight this Saturday night (May 19, 2012) as 155 pound champion Gilbert Melendez looks to defend his belt against Josh Thomson in the co-mai... Read Post
On Saturday night Gilbert Melendez and Josh Thomson fought to a five-round decision in a back-and-forth battle that could have gone either way. In the end, Gilbert Melendez pulled out the split-decision victory and won the trilogy w... Read Post