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Melvin Guillard ‘shattered hand’ in Bellator 141 loss

UFC veteran Melvin Guillard was making his Bellator MMA debut on Friday night at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. Guillard was competing in the main event against Brandon Girtz, an opponent he hand-picked, but things did not go according to plan. After three hard-fought rounds, Guillard watched Girtz have his hand raised in victory. However, there could be an explanation...
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August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Bellator 141 full event results

On Friday night, Bellator MMA invaded the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, Calif. for Bellator 141: Guillard vs. Gritz live on Spike TV. In the main event, UFC veteran Melvin Guillard was dominated on his way to an upset loss at the hands of former All-American wrestler Brandon Gritz. Former Bellator champion Patricky Pitbull picked up a win in the co-main event, while Justin...
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August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

What to Watch For: Bellator 141 ‘Guillard vs. Girtz’

Bellator 141’s Melvin Guillard (32-14-2) was given a unique opportunity ahead of his headlining stint in Temecula, California’s Pechanga Resort and Casino tonight. Guillard, who will be making his Bellator debut, was allowed to pick his own opponent. According to “The Young Assassin,” who spoke with MMAJunkie Radio earlier this week about the subject, his team helped him...
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August 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard Ends Run With World Series of Fighting

Melvin Guillard run with the World Series of Fighting has come to an end. Just marking a year since signing a multi-fight with World Series of Fighting in April 2014, the two decided it was time to part ways. His release comes after him no calling and not showing up to WSOF 20 last month and the promotion forced to pull him off the card four days prior to his fight with Ozzy Dougulubgov...
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May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard Signs With Bellator After Leaving WSOF

Melvin Guillard is now a Bellator fighter after signing a multi-year, multi-fight deal with the promotion. A former UFC veteran, the 23 year-old Guillard had recently been plying his trade in the World Series Of Fighting organization after a slump in form that saw him win just two of his last eight fights in the Octagon led to his release. Things didn’t go smoothly at all for ‘The...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard Signs With Bellator MMA

Veteran Melvin Guillard (pictured) has found a new home … again. The oft-unhappy lightweight has inked a multi-fight deal to join Bellator MMA. “We are excited to have Melvin coming onboard,” said Bellator president Scott Coker. “With competitors the likes of Lightweight Champion Will Brooks, Michael Chandler, Marcin Held, Derek Anderson, Saad Awad, Dave Jansen and Patricky...
May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard Pulled From WSOF 20 After Failing To Provide Medicals

Melvin Guillard has been pulled from  his co-main event fight at WSOF 20 this coming Friday night after the promotion failed to receive the fighters medicals prior to his scheduled bout with Ozzy Dugulbgov. Guillard appears to have become disgruntled with the way he’s being treated by WSOF recently and had indicated in recent interviews that he wanted to leave the promotion....
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April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard Misses Weight, Loses WSOF 15 Title Shot

Melvin Guillard has lost out on his title shot opportunity at WSOF 15 tonight after failing to make the 155lb limit for his fight with lightweight champion Justin Gaethje. Guillard weighed in at 158.8lbs and despite being given two further hours he was unable to shed the rest of the weight. As a result the fight now goes ahead at a 159lb catchweight bout with the belt no longer on...
Via Fight Of The Night
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard Has Been Released From The UFC

Long-time UFC fighter Melvin Guillard has been released from the UFC following his latest defeat in the Octagon. Guillard put in a lackluster display during a unanimous decision loss to Michael Johnson at UFC Fight Night 37 earlier this month, leaving him with only one victory in his last five fights for the promotion, and apparently that was the final straw for the UFC. The 30 year...
Via Fight Of The Night
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Guillard vs Pearson rematch officially rebooked for London on March 8

Melvin Guillard and Ross Pearson will hopefully finish their fight when the pair of lightweights rematch at the upcoming UFC Fight Night card taking place in London, England on March 8, 2014. The two originally faced off in October, but a knee strike from Guillard that was deemed illegal forced a brief stoppage in the contest. During the pause in action to allow Pearson time to...
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December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

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