Melvin Guillard entered this fight with a professional mma record of 32-16-2 (72% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.90 lightweight in the world. He fought twice last year losing to Derek Campos (=Guillard vs Campos) and winning over David Rickels (result overturned in a no-contest after Melvin tested positive for a banned substance, Rickels vs Guillard).
His opponent, Chidi Njokuani, has an official record of 16-4-0 (69% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.48 welterweight. He suffered his last loss when he faced Jeremy Kimball in 2013, since then he has collected seven victories and one no-contest. Melvin Guillard vs Chidi Njokuani is the main event of Bellator 171. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Bellator 171: Guillard vs Njokuani
Where: Kansas Star Arena, Mulvane, Kansas, USA
Division: catchweight (175 lbs, 79.4 kg)
Guillard’s previous fight: David Rickels vs Melvin Guillard
Guillard’s next fight: Melvin Guillard vs Muslim Salikhov
Njokuani’s next fight: Andrey Koreshkov vs Chidi Njokuani
Guillard vs Njokuani Fight Video:
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Official video (USA)