Keri Anne Taylor-Melendez off Bellator 180 card, surgery tomorrow

Keri Anne Taylor-Melendez off Bellator 180 card, surgery tomorrow

The blockbuster Bellator 180 fight card scheduled to take place Saturday, June 24 from Madison Square Garden has suffered a hit. Keri Anne Taylor-Melendez has been forced out of the event due to an undisclosed injury.

The wife of former Strikeforce champion and UFC title challenger, Gilbert Melendez, was scheduled to fight Sadee Monsaratte Williams.

Taylor-Melendez made her professional and promotional debut back in November at Bellator 165 where she defeated Sheila Padilla via TKO in 47 seconds.