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Thongchai Sitsongpeenong Replaces Eyevan Danenberg in GLORY 53 SuperFight Series Bout Against Cédric Doumbé

AMSTERDAM (April 12, 2018) – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced that “The Thai Terminator” Thongchai Sitsongpeenong (137-36, 46 KO, fighting out of Thailand) will now headline GLORY 53 SuperFight Series opposite local favorite Cédric “The Best” Doumbé (68-6-1, 39 KO, fighting out of France) on Saturday, May 12. Thongchai, the No.…

Erik Ruiz replaces Emmanuel Quartey vs Hanzel Martinez

LAS VEGAS (September 27, 2016) – Veteran super bantamweight Erik Ruiz has replaced Ghanaian boxer Emmanuel Quartey, who was unable to secure a visa to enter the United States, in this Friday night’s 10-round main event versus Hanzel “Rude Boy” Martinez, headlining a strong “Knockout Night at the D” card, for the vacant World Boxing Association International super…

Gilbert Smith replaces Michael Page

SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (February 10, 2015) – The main card of “Bellator 151: Warren vs. Caldwell” on March 4 is complete with today’s announcement that Gilbert Smith (12-4) will replace Michael Page and now face Fernando Gonzalez (24-13) in the evening’s co-main event. In addition, Sirwan Kakai (12-3) will make his promotional debut against Joe…

Crossed Replaces Injured Veazey January 23

Baltimore, MD (January 11, 2015) – World record knockout holder Sam “Vanilla Gorilla” Crossed is replacing Joey Veazey in the main event of “Slugfest” January 23 at Michael’s Eighth Avenue in Glen Burnie, MD. Veazey was forced to withdraw due to an injury suffered in training. An exciting heavyweight and former college football player, Crossed…