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, wrestling

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Young Assassin
From: New Orleans, LA USA
Fights Out Of: Coconut Creek, FL USA
Age: 32
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
Melvin Guillard
Mar 8, 2014
48
22
1
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
NO CONTEST
Melvin Guillard
Oct 26, 2013
3
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 Could Not Continue
Win
Melvin Guillard
Jul 27, 2013
23
39
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
Melvin Guillard
Dec 29, 2012
57
32
0
7
1
1
1
0
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Melvin Guillard
Aug 11, 2012
4
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Melvin Guillard
Jul 7, 2012
37
18
1
1
0
0
2
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Melvin Guillard
Jan 20, 2012
16
4
0
1
0
1
0
2
R1 Submission
Loss
Melvin Guillard
Oct 8, 2011
3
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
R1 Submission
Win
Melvin Guillard
Jul 2, 2011
17
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Melvin Guillard
Jan 22, 2011
17
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Melvin Guillard
Sep 25, 2010
73
62
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Melvin Guillard
May 29, 2010
14
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Melvin Guillard
Feb 6, 2010
34
6
0
5
0
1
0
5
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Melvin Guillard
Sep 16, 2009
21
11
2
3
2
0
0
0
R2 Submission
Win
Melvin Guillard
Jun 20, 2009
13
14
1
6
0
0
0
6
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Melvin Guillard
Jul 5, 2008
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Melvin Guillard
Dec 29, 2007
6
5
2
1
2
0
3
0
R1 Submission
Loss
Melvin Guillard
Apr 5, 2007
2
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Melvin Guillard
Sep 23, 2006
20
7
3
2
0
0
0
3
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Melvin Guillard
May 27, 2006
10
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Melvin Guillard
Jan 16, 2006
3
11
1
2
2
0
1
0
R1 Submission
Win
Melvin Guillard
Nov 5, 2005
19
3
3
0
1
0
3
0
R2 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage

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

•    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.

Career

Key Opponents

Joe Stevenson
Joe Stevenson
36-14-0
( W-L-D )
Evan Dunham
Evan Dunham
15-6-0
( 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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