Melvin
Guillard
48-14-3, 2NC( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 22 fights.
Record: 48-14-3, 2NC
Summary: Athletic, Good striker, American Whu-Hit-U

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Young Assassin
From: New Orleans, Louisiana USA
Fights Out Of: Coconut Creek, FL USA
Age: 31
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
College: Colby College
Degree: Criminal Law

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1128
40% Successful
448
Types of Successful Strikes
0
448
70% Standing
13%
17%
312
58
78
Striking Defense
68
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
21
67% Successful
14
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
6
2
Takedown Defense
65
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Michael Johnson Mar 8, 2014
48 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Melvin Guillard 22 0 0 0
Ross Pearson Oct 26, 2013
3 0 0 0 R1 Could Not Continue
Melvin Guillard 9 0 0 0
Win
Mac Danzig Jul 27, 2013
23 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Melvin Guillard 39 0 0 0
Loss
Melvin Guillard Dec 29, 2012
57 0 1 1 R3 Decision - Split
Jamie Varner 32 7 1 0
Loss
Donald Cerrone Aug 11, 2012
4 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Melvin Guillard 10 0 0 0
Win
Melvin Guillard Jul 7, 2012
37 1 0 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Fabricio Camoes 18 1 0 1
Loss
Melvin Guillard Jan 20, 2012
16 0 0 0 R1 Submission
Jim Miller 4 1 1 2
Loss
Melvin Guillard Oct 8, 2011
3 0 0 0 R1 Submission
Joe Lauzon 2 0 1 1
Win
Melvin Guillard Jul 2, 2011
17 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Shane Roller 1 0 0 0
Win
Melvin Guillard Jan 22, 2011
17 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Evan Dunham 2 1 0 0
Win
Melvin Guillard Sep 25, 2010
73 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Jeremy Stephens 62 0 0 0
Win
Melvin Guillard May 29, 2010
14 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Waylon Lowe 1 1 0 0
Win
Melvin Guillard Feb 6, 2010
34 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Ronys Torres 6 5 1 5
Loss
Nate Diaz Sep 16, 2009
21 2 2 0 R2 Submission
Melvin Guillard 11 3 0 0
Win
Melvin Guillard Jun 20, 2009
13 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Gleison Tibau 14 6 0 6
Win
Melvin Guillard Jul 5, 2008
10 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Dennis Siver 0 0 0 0
Loss
Rich Clementi Dec 29, 2007
6 2 2 3 R1 Submission
Melvin Guillard 5 1 0 0
Loss
Joe Stevenson Apr 5, 2007
2 1 1 0 R1 Submission
Melvin Guillard 1 0 0 0
Win
Melvin Guillard Sep 23, 2006
20 3 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Gabe Ruediger 7 2 0 3
Win
Melvin Guillard May 27, 2006
10 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Rick Davis 5 0 0 0
Loss
Josh Neer Jan 16, 2006
3 1 2 1 R1 Submission
Melvin Guillard 11 2 0 0
Win
Melvin Guillard Nov 5, 2005
19 3 1 3 R2 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Marcus Davis 3 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: Video games, training, and more training

When and why did you start training for fighting? I was senior in high school and my wrestling coach Warren Donley started training me for MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held? Wrestling: Louisiana State champion 2002, Wrestled 2 years Louisiana junior national team. Wrestled one year at Colby College. I’ve held two Kickboxing titles and eight MMA titles including the Battle of New Orleans and Battle in the Bayou titles.

Do you have any heroes? Kevin Randleman, Randy Couture, Matt Hughes and Vitor Belfort. They have all inspired me in my career.

What is your favorite technique? My kicks.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means the world to me. The UFC is the Super Bowl of fighting. If you are not in the UFC you might as well not be fighting.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Graduated from Colby College in Kansas with a degree in Criminal Law

What was your job before you started fighting?
I worked in the family contracting business. Now I’m training full time for fighting.

•    An explosive puncher with one punch knockout power

•    Has shown a weakness for submissions, with nine of his losses coming by way of tap out.

•    Holds wins over UFC vets Joe Jordan, Kyle Bradley (twice), and Rob Emerson.  Engaged in a three round no contest with Roger Huerta in 2005.

•    Survived Hurricane Katrina – was trapped on a bridge for three days before being rescued.

•    Won KO of the Night award for wins over Siver and Dunham

Career

Key Opponents

Joe Stevenson
Joe Stevenson
36-14-0
( W-L-D )
Evan Dunham
Evan Dunham
14-6-0
( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Win
Evan Dunham UFC Fight for the Troops 2 Dunham vs Guillard
Win
Evan Dunham UFC® Fight Night Fight for the Troops 2

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