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Simon Marcus and Zack Wells Named New GLORY 52 Los Angeles Co-Headline Bout

DENVER (March 16, 2018) – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced the revised fight cards for both GLORY 52 Los Angeles and GLORY 52 SuperFight Series, airing live from the Pacific Room at the Long Beach Arena on Saturday, March 31. Middleweight contender Robert Thomas suffered a concussion during training and has…

Jason Wilnis Vs Simon Marcus Trilogy Fight Headlines

AMSTERDAM – Following a sold out show last April, the world’s premier kickboxing league touches down at Denmark’s Forum Copenhagen once again for GLORY 40 Copenhagen and GLORY 40 SuperFight Series on Saturday, April 29. Middleweight world champion Jason “Psycho” Wilnis (30-6-1, 8 KO) headlines GLORY 40 Copenhagen, returning to the ring quickly after a back-and-forth…

Artem Levin Vs Simon Marcus 3

New York, NY – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced its return to Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Ill.*, marking the organization’s first visit to the area since GLORY 11 in 2013. GLORY 27, headlined by the highly anticipated third bout between GLORY Middleweight World Champion Artem “The Lion” Levin (50-4-2, 33 KO)…

Marcus Browne And Hugo Centeno Added To Upcoming PBC

MASHANTUCKET, CT (August 21, 2015) – Undefeated light heavyweight rising star “Sir” Marcus Browne (15-0, 11 KOs) will take on former world champion Gabriel Campillo (25-7-1, 12 KOs) while undefeated middleweight Hugo “The Boss” Centeno (22-0, 12 KOs) battles Poland’s Lukas Maciec (22-2-1, 5 KOs) as part of the featured undercard bouts on the Premier Boxing Champions…

Marcus Upshaw Opens gate to new chapter

MIAMI (August 19, 2015) – Perennial middleweight/super middleweight gatekeeper Marcus Upshaw finally opened the gate to the next chapter of his career last Saturday, knocking out previously undefeated Turkish prospect Bugra Oener at Wynwood Stadium in Miami, to capture the vacant World Boxing Council (WBC) interim Mediterranean super middleweight title. The 35-year-old Upshaw (18-4-4, 9…

Marcus Upshaw continues chasing his dream

MIAMI (June 17, 2015) – Modern-day road warrior Marcus “Arillius” Upshaw (17-13-4, 8 KOs) is still chasing his boxing dream. The next installment of his unusual story is this Sunday against hometown favorite Lanell “KO” Bellows (17-1-1, 7 KOs) at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. “I’m chasing the dream but, at the same time, the…

Marcus Upshaw still has a lot of fight left

MIAMI (March 12, 2015) – During the course of his nine-year pro boxing career, veteran middleweight Marcus “Arillius” Upshaw (17-13-4, 1 NC, 8 KOs) has been called a spoiler, gatekeeper, professional opponent, journeyman and road warrior. Upshaw has been all of the above, granted, but more than anything he’s been an honest fighter willing to…