A lightweight contest pitting Melvin Guillard against Houston’s Mike Bronzoulis has been added to the SPIKE-televised main card of “Bellator 149: Shamrock vs. Gracie” on Feb. 19 at Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Bellator MMA President Scott Coker announced the new addition on his Twitter account last night.

Guillard (32-15-2), a former UFC and The Ultimate Fighter veteran, has lost three of his last four bouts. In hist most recent outing, fas saw Guillard shatter his hand during his Bellator debut where he dropped split decision loss to Brandon Girtz in August. Prior to this setback, “The Young Assasin” dropped yet another split decision, this time to WSOF champion Justin Gaethje at WSOF 15 last November. He will enter this bout with 23 career stoppage wins, including 21 by way of knockout.

Bronzoulis (18-9-1), a former Strikeforce veteran and Legacy FC champion,  will also be looking to get back into the win column, after coming out on the receiving end a third round submission loss to another UFC veteran at Bellator: Dynamite 1 in September.  This setback snapped “The Greek Assasin’s” three fight win streak. He will enter this bout with 14 career stoppage wins, including 11 by way of knockout.

The fight joins a card that already features a double main event, inclduing a rubber match between UFC Hall of Famer Ken Shamrock (28-16-2) and Royce Gracie (14-2-3) and a heavyweight fight between Kimbo Slice (5-2) and Dhafir Harris, better known as “Dada 5000.”

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