Gilbert Melendez "El Nino"

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Pro Record: 22-3-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Team: Cesar Gracie
Age: 32
Sex: Male
Height: 5 Feet. 9 Inch(es).
Weight: 155 lbs.
Out of: Concord, CA
Born: CA

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Gilbert Melendez's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
10/19/2013 Win Diego Sanchez UFC 166: Dos Santos vs Velasquez Decision 3
04/20/2013 Loss Ben Henderson UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez Decision Split Decision 5 Title Fight
05/19/2012 Win Josh Thomson Strikeforce: Heavyweight Grand Prix Finals Decision Split Decision 5 Title Fight
12/17/2011 Win Jorge Masvidal Strikeforce 12/17/11 Decision Unanimous Decision 3 Title Fight
04/09/2011 Win Tatsuya Kawajiri Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 3:14 Title Fight
04/17/2010 Win Shinya Aoki Strikeforce: Shields vs. Henderson Decision Unanimous Decision 3 Title Fight
12/19/2009 Win Josh Thomson Strikeforce Evolution Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
NSF 08/15/2009 Win Mitsuhiro Ishida Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 3 3:56 Title Fight
04/11/2009 Win Rodrigo Damm Strikeforce: Shamrock vs. Diaz KO 2 2:02 Title Fight
06/27/2008 Loss Josh Thomson Strikeforce Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
NSF 03/29/2008 Win Gabriel Lemley Strikeforce - Shamrock vs. Le TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 2:18
NSF 12/31/2007 Loss Mitsuhiro Ishida Saitama Super Arena Yarennoka: Fedor Returns Decision Unanimous Decision 0
NSF 09/29/2007 Win Tetsuji Kato StrikeForce- Playboy Mansion Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 12/31/2006 Win Tatsuya Kawajiri Pride: Shock Wave 2006 Decision Unanimous Decision 2
NSF 08/26/2006 Win Nobuhiro Obiya Pride: Bushido 12 Survival 06' Second Round Decision 2
06/09/2006 Win Clay Guida Strikeforce 2: Revenge Decision Split Decision 5
03/10/2006 Win Harris Sarmiento Strikeforce 1: Shamrock vs. Gracie KO 2 0:44
NSF 08/20/2005 Win Rumina Sato Professional Shooto in Yokohama : A Live Road TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage 1 1:29
NSF 05/04/2005 Win Naoya Uematsu Professional Shooto JAPAN 2005 TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage from a Cut 2 4:30
NSF 12/14/2004 Win Hiroyuki Takaya Shooto 15th Anniversary Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 11/20/2004 Win Kaynan Kaku Rumble On The Rock 6 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Punches 2 3:58
NSF 05/21/2004 Win Olaf Alfonso WEC 10: Bragging Rights TKO/RSC 3 4:54
NSF 10/10/2003 Win Stephen Paling III Rumble On The Rock 4 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 4:56
NSF 03/27/2003 Win Jeff Hougland WEC 6: Return of a Legend TKO/RSC 2 2:05
NSF 10/18/2002 Win Gary Quan WEC 5: Halloween Fury TKO/RSC Strikes from Rear Mount 1 4:37

Gilbert Melendez's Amateur Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
NSF 08/10/2002 Win Martin Moreno International Fighting Championship: Night on the Warriors 1 Unknown 0:00
NSF 08/10/2002 Win Shawn Pretat International Fighting Championship: Night on the Warriors 1 Unknown 0:00
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest


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