Nick and Nate, Shields, Melendez Named as Coaches for Team Nelson on TUF 16

World renowned mixed martial arts coach, Cesar Gracie has revealed the entire scrap pack, which includes Nick Diaz, Nate Diaz, Jake Shields and Gilbert Melendez, will be on the coaching team of Roy Nelson during the sixteenth season of “The Ultimate Fighter” reality show.

This list adds a little more credibility to Nelson’s coaching staff after listing a random list of coaches which included Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal and Kurt Angle last week.

Gracie, speaking via his Twitter account, said:

“Our guys will be helping @roynelsonmma coach his team @nickdiaz209 @NateDiaz209 @jakeshieldsajj @GilbertMelendez will be in the next TUF”

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