GLORY 10 HEADED TO LOS ANGELES METRO ON SEPTEMBER 28TH
(PRESS RELEASE) -- New York, NY – GLORY, the world’s premier
kickboxing league, today announced that it will bring its
championship-level fight series to the West Coast with a stacked
fight card that includes a one-night, four-man, Middleweight (187
lbs/85 kg) World Championship Tournament and eight Superfight
match-ups, live from the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario,
Calif. on Saturday, September 28th.
The elimination World Championship Tournament will see an
international mix of some of the best Middleweight fighters on the
planet, including #1 ranked contender Artem Levin (69-5-1, 31 KOs)
of Russia, the pride of England Stephen Wakeling (37-4-1, 15 KOs),
hometown favorite Joe
Schilling (13-5, 10 KOs), and from the Netherlands, Jason
Wilnis (19-2-1, 4 KOs). To win the one-night tournament and earn
the Glory Middleweight World Championship, these fighters will have
to fight and win twice.
Headlining Glory 10 is a Heavyweight match-up between Pride and
Strikeforce MMA star Sergei
Kharitonov (19-5, 9 KOs MMA/3-3, 3 KOs Kickboxing) and southpaw
knock out artist Jerome Le
Banner (75-21, 60 KOs).
The co-main event will feature fast paced Lightweight (154lbs/70kg)
action as world #2 contender Robin van Roosmalen (29-5, 19 KOs)
tests himself against the heavy hands of Swiss striker Shemsi
Beqiri (72-8, 31 KOs).
Tickets for Glory 10 Los Angeles, priced from $35.00, are on sale
only at AXS.com.
Doors at Citizens Business Bank Arena will open at 5 p.m. PST and
the first preliminary bout will begin at 5:30 p.m PST.
For more information, visit www.gloryworldseries.com.
About GLORY: Owned and operated by GLORY Sports International
(GSI), founded in 2012, a professional martial arts organization
and television content provider, maintains offices in New York,
Amsterdam, London, Tokyo and Singapore. GLORY programming is seen
in over 170 countries. GLORY kickboxing rules are comprised of a
mix of several combat disciplines including Karate, Muay Thai, Tae
Kwon Do and Traditional Boxing. Like us on Facebook, follow us on
Twitter @GLORY_WS, and visit us online at www.gloryworldseries.com.
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