UFC 188

Eddie Alvarez vs Gilbert Melendez

June 13, 2015 Arena Ciudad de México City, Mexico City, Mexico

Eddie Alvarez def. Gilbert Melendez

Eddie Alvarez def. Gilbert Melendez via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Alvarez on Gil: 'I barely like protein powder'


Eddie Alvarez got wind of Gilbert Melendez's recent drug test failure for exogenous testosterone, but it doesn't sound like the former Bellator champ is taking a very hard line stance on the issue.

Melendez suspended 1 yr. after failed drug test


Looks like Gilbert Melendez is out of his UFC Fight Night San Diego bout with Al Iaquinta after failing his UFC 188 post-fight drug test with exogenous testosterone metabolites.

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Just 'cause you say it with conviction, it don't mean s**t to me!

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Lightweight Fight

Date: June 13, 2015

Eddie Alvarez Gilbert Melendez
39 age 40
5'9" height 5'9"
155 weight 155