Nate Diaz says Gilbert Melendez is the best 155-pound fighter on the planet

Who is the world's best 155-pound fighter? According to Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight number one contender Nate Diaz, who catapulted himself into the upper echelon of his weight class by submitting Jim Miller at UFC on FOX 3 last Saturday night (May 5, 2012) in New Jersey, it's none other than friend and training partner Gilbert Melendez. One of Stockton's finest tells why the Strikeforce Lightweight Champion is the king of kings: "I've been training with Gilbert and Jake (Shields) for years. These guys are older than...


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Published By: MMA Mania - Wednesday, 9 May, 2012