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Friday, Jun 01, 2012

Canadian Lightweight KO Artist Guillaume DeLorenzi Signs With Bellator

By FCF Staff

Bellator Fighting Championships has signed Canadian knockout artist Guillaume DeLorenzi to a promotional agreement. DeLorenzi will make his Bellator debut later this year and already has his sights set on a future Bellator Lightweight Tournament.

“All I’m thinking about is collecting some victories and getting into the next lightweight tournament,” said DeLorenzi. “It’s a huge honor to be fighting with Bellator, and I want that belt.”

Entering Bellator with a near unblemished 9-1 record including a victory over Bellator veteran Nordine Taleb, DeLorenzi trains under Firas Zahabi and alongside Ivan Menjivar, Yves Jabouin and Thierry Quenneville. After suffering an injury in 2010, DeLorenzi is eager to get back into the cage.

“I’ve been away from the MMA world for so long, it’s going to be great to get back into the cage and show the world what I’m capable of.”

“Our talent development team has been focused on Guillaume DeLorenzi for some time,” said Bellator Chairman & CEO Bjorn Rebney. “He’s a dynamic fighter who has great potential in the coming years.”

posted by FCF Staff @ 11:29 am
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