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Ilima-Lei Macfarlane To Headline Bellator Against Valerie Letourneau

LOS ANGELES (September 17, 2018) – The Neal S. Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu, Hawaii will host the homecoming of Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (8-0), as she puts her undefeated record and Bellator women’s flyweight title on the line against No. 1 contender Valérie Létourneau (10-6) in the main event on Saturday, Dec. 15 LIVE on DAZN. The monumental…

Harut Grigorian Against Former Champion Cédric Doumbé

AMSTERDAM – GLORY (September 6, 2018) – welterweight champion Harut Grigorian (48-11, 34 KO, fighting out of the Netherlands) will be entering enemy territory when he travels to France to take on No. 1 contender Cédric “The Best” Doumbé (70-6-1, 41 KO, fighting out of France) at GLORY 60 Lyon. The title tilt between Grigorian and…

Aslambek Idigov Returns to the Ring against Daniel Wanyonyi

(August 28, 2018) – World-rated Russian super middleweight prospect Aslambek “The Hulk” Idigov will return to action on Wednesday, September 5, in his hometown of Grozny, Russia, against former African champion Daniel Wanyonyi for the WBA Asian Championship. Idigov (13-0, 5 KOs), rated #14 by the WBO, will face the experienced Kenyan Wanyonyi (27-12-2, 22…

Kubrat Pulev Promising ‘Fire & Fury’ Against Hughie Fury

(August 28, 2018) – On Saturday, October 27, “Fire & Fury” will collide, as IBF #2-rated heavyweight contender Kubrat “The Cobra” Pulev will face Britain’s IBF #5-rated Hughie Fury in a 12-round elimination bout at the Arena Armeec in Pulev’s hometown of Sofia, Bulgaria. Pulev (25-1, 13 KOs) and Fury (21-1, 11 KOs) will be…

Rico Verhoeven Seeks Record Eighth Title Defense Against Guto Inocente

AMSTERDAM (August 23, 2018) – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today finalized a 13-fight card for the promotion’s visit to Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam on Saturday, Sept. 29. Heavyweight world champion Rico “The King of Kickboxing” Verhoeven (54-10, 16 KO, fighting out of the Netherlands) headlines GLORY 59 Amsterdam, seeking a record-setting eighth…

Silva ready to shine against Lopez

Plant City, FL (June 26, 2018) – Lightweight William “Baby Face” Silva has an outstanding professional record of 25-1 with 14 wins by knockout. The Plant City, FL based Brazilian won most of his bouts comfortably and has been top 15 rated. Teofimo Lopez is considered a blue chip prospect though he’s yet to face…

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…