Gilbert Melendez: Right now, Jorge Masvidal is the toughest fight of my life

Strikeforce Lightweight Champion Gilbert Melendez spoke about his training camp ahead of this weekend’s title defense against Jorge Masvidal, who “El Nino” considers as one of the toughest challenges in his MMA career. The card will headline a stacked Strikeforce card at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California, which will feature Cyborg Santos vs. Hiroko Yamanaka as the co-main event.

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  • Entity

    Well that pretty much addresses his “overlooking Jorge” replies.

  • M1_Global_Gangsta

    Hey Gilbert. If one day you fight Fedor it will be way tougher man ! Fedor Fights anyone of any weight class . he doesnt care if you are lighter or heavier than him , if he gets paid he will fight you. He even fought and beat Aoki in japan.

  • Entity

    Sometimes a weak mark simply means you put ignorance in its place, that “click” is all they have left 8)