Melvin Guillard still remains winless inside the Bellator cage.
Bellator 171 Results
The previous UFC fighter dropped a unanimous choice to Chidi Njokuani in the primary function of Saturday’s Bellator 171, which happened in the Kansas Legend Casino in Mulvane, Kan. Guillard, who struggled at light for many of his fighting profession, required on the somewhat larger Njokuani in a 180-pound catchweight. The large size benefit that Njokuani experienced on Guillard played out throughout their battle not surprisingly.
Guillard could placed on a fight within the first-round, obtaining a takedown to shortly manage his opposition as well as pressuring Njokuani from the cage. As he used large body kicks to get the round however, Njokuani arrived the greater pictures about the toes. The 2nd and next models were not as aggressive, as Guillard didn’t get something happening the floor or on his toes. Njokuani obtained details about the toes, but could do the harm on the floor, controlling Young Assassin” from landing ground and leading placement and pound.
With this specific efficiency, the 33-year old Guillard today has one no-contest and three deficits under Bellator. Their final win came at WSOF 11 in 2014, beating Gesias Cavalcante via knockout. It was Guillard’s first fight from the drug suspension in Kansas.
As he stayed undefeated having a report of 4-0 in Bellator Njokuani is about the other end-of the range. ‘Chidi Boom Bang’ has become driving an eight-battle winning streak, and it has an archive with one of 17-4 no competition.
On one of the very one sided shows in Bellator background, Mark Rickels put within the co-mainevent of the night time.
“The Caveman” followed-up with floor and lb in the shield, and labeled his opposition Aaron Derrow in spherical one. Derrow did sufficient through nearly all the round to prevent a stoppage. Having a second remaining, Derrow could stay back on his toes and consider along Rickels, but wasn’t ready to complete significantly in the top. Round two was the identical but without any takedown type Derrow. Rickels got on the top placement trimmed Derrow, and arrived hits in the top for nearly 5 minutes.
The 3rd round appeared to proceed exactly the same method whilst the prior two, but Rickels could overcome Derrow with floor and pound after falling Derrow inside the first moment and obtain the stoppage.
With the 28, this triumph -year old Rickels increased his report to 2 and 18-4 no competition.
McKee acquired a poor conquer Brandon Phillips within the primary card’s starting battle. It had been a round that lacked main motion, but had McKee earning at the conclusion. The 21-year old featherweight has become 7-0 like a skilled fighter with his benefits coming within the Bellator cage.
Additionally about the primary card, women’s flyweight prospect Jessica Middleton acquired a prominent conquer Alice Yauger, beating the 38-year old in a decision.
Bellator 171: Chidi Njokuani “Chidi Bang Bang” Highlight