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Sitthichai vs. Marat Grigorian Scheduled for Fourth Meeting at GLORY 57 Shenzhen

SHENZHEN, China – On Monday, June 25, the world’s premier stand-up combat league hosted the official GLORY 57 Shenzhen press conference from Hard Rock Hotel Shenzhen in China. During the press conference, GLORY announced a fourth meeting between lightweight champion “Killer Kid” Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong (120-30-5, 32 KO, fighting out of Thailand) and challenger Marat Grigorian…

Bellator & Dazn Sign Nine-Figure, Multi-Year Distribution Deal

LOS ANGELES (June 26, 2018) – Bellator, a leading global combat sports franchise owned by Viacom, home to the world’s premier entertainment brands, and DAZN, the world’s largest dedicated live sports streaming service and part of Perform Group, today announced a multi-year landmark distribution agreement. The nine-figure deal will feature seven exclusive stacked fight cards per…

Artem Vakhitov Defends Light Heavyweight Championship Against Danyo Ilunga

DENVER (June 13, 2018) – This summer, the world’s premier stand-up combat league returns to the Mile High City. On Friday, Aug. 10, 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colo. – the second stop during the promotion’s five-city Summer of GLORY 2018 campaign – plays host to GLORY 56 Denver and light heavyweight champion Artem Vakhitov (19-5, 8…

Unbeaten Flyweight Maria Rivera Faces Mallory Martin

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (June 12th, 2018) — A decade removed from her last professional fight on the worldwide taekwondo circuit, then 25-year-old Maria Rivera never thought she’d get the chance to showcase her talents on national television. “Life happens very fast,” said the unbeaten female flyweight from Framingham, Mass., “It’s very interesting to see the path…

Summer of GLORY 2018

Featuring Live Events in New York, Denver, Shenzhen (China), Chicago, and Amsterdam DENVER (June 3, 2018) – As the weather heats up, so does the action inside the GLORY ring. The world’s premier stand-up combat league today announced Summer of GLORY 2018, a seasonal campaign featuring can’t-miss events in New York, Denver, Shenzhen (China), Chicago and…

GLORY 54 Birmingham to Air on ESPNews This Saturday

DENVER (May 31, 2018) – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced that GLORY 54 Birmingham will be broadcast live on television in the United States. Originally slated to stream on ESPN3, fans will now be able to watch the stacked four-fight card on ESPNews this Saturday, June 2 at 4:30 p.m. ET. Check local…