Gilbert Melendez joins Team Venum
We are proud to announce that MMA athlete and UFC Lightweight competitor Gilbert Melendez joins Team Venum.
Gilbert is a decorated mixed martial artists with over 26 professional bouts to his name. The two-time Strikeforce Lightweight champion and former WEC Lightweight champion has been competing in the octagon professionally since 2002. Melendez has also featured on UFC’s The Ultimate Fighter season 20 as a coach, features on ESPN pay-per-view commentary and analysis.
Gilbert “El Niño” Melendez has joined our ranks for a minimum of one year, bringing his vast experience in the field of MMA. A Brazilian jiu-jitsu blackbelt under the prolific Cesar Gracie. We will be working alongside Melendez closely in the coming months, using his knowledge and experience to further help us design the highest quality of competitive and training gear and fighting equipment.
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