Keri Anne Taylor-Melendez vs. Hadley Griffith completes Bellator 142: Dynamite 1 main card

The final main card fight for Bellator 142: Dynamite 1 has been announced as Keri Anne Taylor-Melendez will meet Hadley Griffith in a 120 pound Glory kickboxing bout.image005

The fight booking was announced by Bellator on Tuesday.

Bellator 142: Dynamite 1 will come from the SAP Center in San Jose, California and will be headlined by Liam McGeary defending the Bellator light heavyweight title against Tito Ortiz.

Taylor-Melendez is the wife of current UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez. She holds a kickboxing record of 2-1 and has also competed in Muay-Thai. Griffith will be making her pro kickboxing debut and has a pro MMA record of 1-4. She is native of Washington and currently trains in Colorado.

The current Bellator 142: Dynamite 1 fight card is below.

Liam McGeary (10-0) vs. Tito Ortiz (18-11)
Saulo Cavalari (31-2) vs. Zack Mwekassa (13-2) *
Josh Thomson (20-8, 1NC) vs. Mike Bronzoulis (18-8-1)
Paul Daley (20-3 Kickboxing) vs. Fernando Gonzalez (1-2 Kickboxing)
Kerri Anne Taylor-Melendez (2-1) vs. Hadley Griffith (Debut)
Emanuel Newton (25-8-1) vs. Phil Davis (13-3) #
Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal (15-4, 1NC) vs. Linton Vassell (15-4-1)
Francis Carmont (23-10) vs. Philipe Lins (9-1) ##

* – Glory Vacant Light Heavyweight Title Fight
# – Bellator light heavyweight tournament one-night tournament
## – Bellator light heavyweight tournament alternate bout