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Feb 19, 2016 8:06 am

Melvin Guillard predicts Conor McGregor will turn on the UFC

Melvin Guillard is currently gearing up for his Bellator 149 scrap against Derek Campos tonight in Houston Texas. Despite being signed to Bellator, Guillard too ended up talking about UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in a recent interview. While it seems like everyone at every weight class, in every promotion, wants a crack at Conor...

Sep 9, 2015 12:47 am

Melvin Guillard Shares Gruesome Photos Of Repaired Hand

  Former UFC lightweight and current Bellator MMA fighter Melvin Guillard suffered a loss in his promotional debut. During the fight he also shattered his hand, badly. Guillard had to get surgery and now is on the road to recovery. Guillard posted some photos on his Instagram, showing the x-rays and his hand itself, which...

Aug 30, 2015 6:25 am

OUCH! Check out Melvin Guillard ‘shattered’ right hand (GRAPHIC)

Melvin Guillard has had issues picking up momentum since getting released from the Ultimate Fighting Championship in 2014. After a controversial split with World Series of Fighting earlier this year, “The Young Assassin” signed with Bellator with hopes of picking up lightweight gold. Guillard will have to wait until his hand recovers in order to...

Aug 28, 2015 12:40 pm

Bellator’s Brandon Girtz Promises KO Or Submission Win Over Melvin Guillard

“I’m going to knock his ass out or I’m going to submit him. This fight might not go that long. It’s not like it’s any big secret what Melvin likes to do.” “I respect Melvin’s power, but I’m not afraid to go toe-to-toe with him. But if we go to the ground, that’s where I...

Aug 28, 2015 11:57 am

Melvin Guillard: ‘The Reebok Deal Is A Slap In The Face To Veterans’

Former UFC and WSOF lightweight Melvin Guillard is now set to make his Bellator MMA debut Friday night against Brandon Girtz in the main event. Guillard’s brief stint with WSOF did not go well and there still seems to be a little bad blood between himself and the promotion, however, his departure from the UFC...

Aug 25, 2015 10:27 am

WSOF VP: ‘Melvin Guillard Is Sh*t –– He’s The Champ of Tapping Out’

There’s no secret that things didn’t quite work out for former UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard during his time with the World Series of Fighting. Guillard missed weight for his WSOF debut. Then he was given a title fight, which he also failed to make weight for. That fight was changed to a non title fight...

Aug 25, 2015 10:04 am

Melvin Guillard: ‘Bellator Let Me Pick My Debut Fight’

  “Hell no I hadn’t heard of him; I got to pick my fight. I love that about Bellator. They allowed me to pick my first fight. They had John Alessio on the list and a couple others guys I can’t think of off hand. Brandon Girtz, I had no idea who he was. I...

Aug 22, 2015 5:05 pm

Melvin Guillard Wants To Be Champ, But Refuses To Fight The Man With The Belt

Former UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard is now in Bellator MMA and looking to eventually grab that title. Only, there’s a problem. He doesn’t want to fight the current champion. Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks is a friend and training partner of Guillard’s and the two are not likely to face off in the Bellator cage....

Jul 15, 2015 1:28 pm

Melvin Guillard vs. Brandon Girtz set to headline Bellator 141

Melvin Guillard (32-14-2 MMA) will make his Bellator debut next month when he squares off against fellow lightweight Brandon Girtz (11-4 MMA) in the headlining bout of Bellator 141. Bellator officials announced the news earlier today: “Since signing Melvin in May, we have been anxious to get him inside the Bellator cage,” Bellator MMA President...

Jun 17, 2015 8:51 am

Melvin Guillard Planning On 10 Year Run With Bellator, Retiring Filthy Rich

“I want to get myself set for retirement and when I’m done with fighting; I feel like I still have at least another 10 years of fighting. People say that’s too long, but I want to fight until my body can’t fight anymore. When it’s over and it’s done and I retire, there’s no going...

May 10, 2015 4:36 pm

SHUT DOWN! Bellator Denies Patricky Freire A Fight With Melvin Guillard

Former UFC and WSOF fighter Melvin Guillard has now made his way to Bellator. Almost as soon as the signing was announced, Bellator fighter Patricky Freire took to his Twitter to express interest in being Guillard’s first fight. Apparently Bellator saw his request, but ultimately said no thanks. Here’s what Freire said to MMAFighting about...

May 4, 2015 7:07 am

SIGNED! Melvin Guillard Signs Multi-Year Contract With Bellator

UFC, WSOF and now Bellator. It seems as though lightweight fighter Melvin Guillard is still trying to find the right fit for him. It was announced today, via press release, that the ‘Young Assassin’ has signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract with Bellator MMA. Guillard was most recently with the World Series of Fighting promotion, but...

Apr 30, 2015 11:31 am

Melvin Guillard Released From WSOF, Looking For New Home

It looks like the relationship between World Series of Fighting and Melvin Guillard has officially ended. Guillard’s manager sent out a tweet this morning confirming the release of “The Young Assassin”. I just received what I asked for from wsof which is the release for @Young__Assassin… Should have a new home for him shortly. #Frm...

Apr 6, 2015 12:05 pm

BREAKING NEWS: Melvin Guillard Has Been Pulled From WSOF 20

It appears the relationship between the World Series of Fighting and Melvin Guillard isn’t going to be repaired any time soon. News just came out that the lightweight fighter has been pulled from WSOF 20 set for this Friday. Here’s what WSOF president Ray Sefo had to say. “Obviously, we would have liked to have...

Apr 6, 2015 11:24 am

Melvin Guillard Rips The WSOF, Wants Back In The UFC

Former UFC fighter Melvin Guillard who now fights for the World Series of Fighting promotion recently spoke with Submission Radio and had some not very pleasant things to say about his new home. “Al Abdul Aziz [WSOF promoter] kind of reneged on some of his promises and it’s funny, they never answer their phone when...

Nov 10, 2014 5:02 am

Melvin Guillard Believes He’s An A-List Fighter In A B-League

Melvin Guillard, who was a guest this week on BJPENN.com Radio spoke about his upcoming opponent Justin Gaethje, and why people may not know who he is, but know who Guillard is. Ahead of his guest spot on our show however, Guillard spoke with MMAMania to discuss why he believes he’s an a-list fighter in...

Jul 14, 2014 9:22 am

REPLAY! Watch Cerrone Put Melvin Guillard to Sleep!

UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller takes place this Wednesday in Atlantic City. To get fans pumped up for the event, The UFC would like to take a look back to UFC 150 back in 2012 where Donald Cerrone fought back from the brink of defeat to knock out Melvin Guillard.