Melvin Guillard Comes In Heavy During WSOF Weigh-Ins
Posted by Joseph Lee on 07.04.2014
He has two hours to cut the weight...
MMA Junkie reports that the weigh-ins for WSOF 11 are over with Melvin Guillard coming in at 159.4 pounds. His opponent, lightweight Gesias Cavalcante, was 155.6. He was given two hours to cut to the non-title lightweight maximum of 156. All other fighters made weight. The event takes place at the Ocean Center in Daytona, Florida. It is the debut of WSOF on NBC and airs live at 4 PM ET after preliminary fights at 2 PM ET.
Here are the results:
MAIN CARD (NBC, 4 p.m. ET):
Justin Gaethje (154.8) vs. Nick Newell (155) – for lightweight title
Jon Fitch (183) vs. Dennis Hallman (181.2)
Gesias Cavalcante (155.6) vs. Melvin Guillard (159.4)
Pablo Alfonso (136) vs. Cody Bollinger (135)
PRELIMINARY CARD (MMAjunkie, 2 p.m. ET):
Jake Heun (205) vs. Kendrick Miree (204.8)
Neiman Gracie (176) vs. Dustin Holyko (175.8) – 175-pound catchweight
Jose Caceres (173.6) vs. Walber Brito de Barros (174.8) – 175-pound catchweight
Muhammed DeReese (206.2) vs. Rashaun Spencer (200.8)