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MELVIN GUILLARD RUMORS

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

‘WSOF 15: Branch vs. Okami’ Weigh-In Results, Melvin Guillard Comes in Way Over

The official weigh-ins for “World Series of Fighting 15: Branch vs. Okami” took place Friday inside USF Sun Dome in Tampa, Florida. Three championship affairs headlines Saturday’s show. Well, as of right now only two will because Melvin Guillard (pictured) came in an absurd 3.8 pounds heavy for his lightweight scrap against champ Justin Gaethje. Guillard, who claimed earlier...
Via 5thRound.com
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard Signs Multi-Fight Deal With World Series Of Fighting

Melvin Guillard is the latest ex-UFC star to make his way over to the World Series Of Fighting promotion after striking a multi-fight deal with the promotion. “Just signed with WSOF it feeling good to be apart of something different its time to make some real money and get that belt,” Guillard stated on Twitter. Guillard was released by the UFC last month after a rough few...
Via Fight Of The Night
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard Signs with World Series of Fighting

Veteran lightweight Melvin Guillard (pictured) was unemployed for 17 whole days. On Monday, BleacherReport confirmed Guillard has signed a multi-bout agreement with World Series of Fighting. As customary with MMA contracts, terms of the deal were not disclosed. “I’m excited to start a new chapter in my career,” Guillard told the outlet. “I feel like a new fighter and want...
Via 5thRound.com
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Releases Ivan Menjivar & Melvin Guillard

As reported on MMAFighting.com the UFC has released a couple “name” fighters in Ivan Menjivar (25-12) and Melvin Guillard (31-13-2 (2 nc), pictured).After a close to nine year run inside the UFC’s Octagon Guillard finds himself in need of a new promotion to call home.  After a five fight winning streak over 2010 and ’11 there was talk Guillard would soon be challenging...
Via MMAInsider
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard Released by UFC

According to a report from MMA Fighting, lightweight Melvin Guillard was released by the UFC last night. His agent Malki Kawa told the outlet that he was looking to get his fighter signed elsewhere. “We’re working to get him signed somewhere else,” he said. ”I’m going to do what’s best for Melvin.” UFC President Dana White has been very critical of Guillard’s...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 22, 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

Melvin Guillard Fired From UFC

In this month’s lackluster unanimous decision defeat to Michael Johnson, lightweight Melvin Guillard (pictured) performed as though he didn’t want to be inside the Octagon. Well, that won’t be an issue for Guillard anymore. The UFC has cut Guillard following his latest loss. MMAFighting.com first reported Guillard’s release from the planet’s premier mixed martial arts promotion...
Via 5thRound.com
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Dana White Blasts Melvin Guillard in Loss to Michael Johnson

Entering Saturday’s scrap with Michael Johnson, Melvin Guillard (pictured) claimed he could “beat anyone in the lightweight division.” If we’re going off today’s performance, then Guillard must have been referring to beating any 155-pounder in a backpedaling competition because “The Young Assassin’s” cornerback skills were on full display inside the Octagon.  Johnson...
Via 5thRound.com
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Kountermove Confidential: UFC Fight Night London Edition

Someone is going down when Johnson meets GuillardThe Kountermove Confidential is back for UFC Fight Night 37 from London, England. As always we will look at the Dick Stensland fighter to avoid, the Jack Vincennes must have fighter, the Ed Exley/Bud White high/low combo and of course the Dudley Smith all-star team. Also a brand new category the Sid Hidgens '"somebody is going down...
Via hov-mma
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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