Report: Melvin Guillard Fighting Fabricio Camoes at UFC 148
By FCF Staff
Melvin Guillard will look to end his two fight losing streak and against the surging Fabricio Camoes at UFC 148. According to multiple reports the fight will take place on the July 7th card, which will be hosted by the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Guillard (29-10) is coming off back-to-back losses to Joe Lauzon and Jim Miller, after putting together a five fight win streak which included victories over Shane Roller, Evan Dunham and Jeremy Stephens.
Camoes (14-6) is currently riding a three fight win streak, which includes a first round, submission win over Tom Hayden at a UFC on FX card in January. The lightweight’s last loss came against Kurt Pellegrino in March, 2010, who tapped Camoes out with a second round, rear-naked-choke.
UFC 148 will be headlined by a bantamweight bout between champion Dominick Cruz and challenger Urijah Faber.
Some of the other fights confirmed for the card include Rich Franklin vs. Cung Le, Forrest Griffin vs. Tito Ortiz , Renan Barao vs. Ivan Menjivar and Michael Bisping vs. Tim Boetsch.