Tag: glory

Middleweight World Title Bout Added to GLORY 58 Chicago

DENVER (August 22, 2018) – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced a world title rematch slated for GLORY 58 Chicago, taking place at Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Ill., on Friday, Sept. 14. Middleweight champion Alex “Po Atan” Pereira (28-6, 18 KO, fighting out of Brazil) will be facing a familiar…

Massaro Glunder Meets Quade Taranaki at GLORY 56 Denver

DENVER (July 31, 2018) – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced additional match-ups for GLORY 56 Denver, GLORY 56 SuperFight Series and the GLORY 56 prelims, scheduled to take place at 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colo., on Friday, Aug. 10. Featherweight Massaro “The Project” Glunder (31-12-4, 20 KO, fighting out of the Netherlands)…

Soriano aims for championship glory

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Aug. 1st, 2018) — As Sean Soriano inches closer to his first world title fight Friday night at Twin River Casino, it’s impossible for the Providence, R.I., native to temper his excitement. The team is stronger than ever, anchored by his closest friend, Andre Soukhamthath, himself a former CES MMA world champion now…

GLORY Returns to China with 11 Thrilling Bouts

SHENZHEN, China (July 27, 2018) – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced the complete 11-fight lineup for GLORY 57 Shenzhen and GLORY 57 SuperFight Series, to be broadcast live from Shenzhen Bay Sports Center in China on Saturday, Aug. 25. During a press conference last month, the promotion announced the GLORY 57…

GLORY 58 Chicago Scheduled for New Date: Friday, Sept. 14

DENVER (July 12, 2018) – Fans in the Chicagoland area will be getting this summer’s GLORY action sooner than expected. The world’s premier kickboxing league today announced that GLORY 58 Chicago will take place one day sooner than previously scheduled. Originally planned for Saturday, Sept. 15, Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Ill. will now…

Super Bantamweight Title on the Line at GLORY 56 Denver

GLORY 56 SuperFight Series to feature one-night light heavyweight qualification tournament including Chris Camozzi, Myron Dennis, John King and Danny Mitchell DENVER (July 11, 2018) – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced multiple bouts for GLORY 56 Denver, GLORY 56 SuperFight Series and the GLORY 56 prelims, scheduled to take place at 1STBANK…

GLORY 55 Preliminary Card Kicks Off Fight Night in New York City

Top three preliminary bouts to stream live on the GLORY YouTube channel, GLORY Facebook page, and Pluto TV channel 215 DENVER (July 10, 2018) – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced the six-bout preliminary card slated to kick off an action-packed fight night in New York City on Saturday, July 20. Preceding…

Kevin Vannostrand Meets Petchpanomrung Kiatmookao at GLORY 55

DENVER (July 6, 2018) – Robin van Roosmalen will not be defending his featherweight world title at GLORY 55 New York. The reigning featherweight champion – and former lightweight champion – suffered a shoulder injury during training. “I tried to work through it, but it became too difficult,” said Van Roosmalen. “I’m disappointed to have…

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…