UFC Results: Joe Lauzon ends Melvin Guillard's streak in Round 1Posted on October 8, 2011, 08:32 PM by Anton Gurevich
The Young Asassin opened aggressively, but it was Lauzon who connected first with a strong left hook. Dazed Melvin Guillard lost his balance, as Lauzon went for the kill on the ground. Guillard quickly found himself defending Lauzon's Rear Naked Choke attempt and his five-fight winning streak inside the Octagon. The choke went deep, as Melvinn Guillard had no choice but to tap out for the eighth time in his Mixed Martial Arts career.
Joe Lauzon gets on a two-fight winning streak, but the real story of this fight is Melvin Guillard who joins George Sotiropoulos on sidelines of the race of the UFC Lightweight gold.
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