ESPN MMA's Hot Button: Melendez's Next Challenger

By Staff Jun 21, 2011
Every week inside's MMA section, two scribes debate the most pressing issues in the sport in the Hot Button.

This week, Administrative Editor Jordan Breen and's Chuck Mindenhall debate whether or not Jorge Masvidal deserves to be the next Strikeforce lightweight title challenger.

Masvidal was brilliant on Saturday night against K.J. Noons, but should that mean Gilbert Melendez is next? Or is this the perfect opportunity for some more UFC-Strikeforce crossover in an effort to get Melendez an elite-level challenger?

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