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GLORY 15 Results/Pictures: Saki wins title, Spong suffers horrific leg injury

On Saturday night, in GLORY’s return to Istanbul, Turkey for its fifteenth installment, the promotion looked set on crowning a Light Heavyweight champion on the final bout of the SPIKE TV-broadcast line-up. And as predicted by many, kickboxing greats Gokhan Saki and Tyrone Spong ended up facing each other in the tournament final. Unfortunately though, another […]

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GLORY 15 Weigh-In Results/Pictures: Headliners Roosmalen, Grigorian hit marks

All scheduled contests for GLORY’s fifteenth installment are good to go, as planned on Saturday night, with all combatants making weight after the official fighter weigh-ins held today. Yodkhunpon Sitmonchai came in over the limit on his first attempt, but passed on his second. Headliners Robin van Roosmalen and Marat Grigorian hit their marks seamlessly, coming in at 69.5 kg/153.22-lbs […]

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Video: GLORY 15 pre-fight press conference

The traditional pre-fight press conference was held by GLORY this week, prior to its 15th installment which takes place this Saturday. GLORY 15 goes down at the Ülker Sports Arena in Istanbul, Turkey. The main card airs on SPIKE TV at 8/7c following its Super Fight Series preliminary line-up. The main event sees the return of Robin van Roosmalen […]

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Video: GLORY 15 Pre-Fight Interviews

GLORY 15 goes down this weekend, April 12th, at the Ülker Sports Arena in Istanbul, Turkey.  As we build-up to the event, be sure to get acquainted with the fighters on the line-up by watching their pre-fight interviews below. Robin van Roosmalen vs. Marat Grigorian at Lightweight headlines the running order, with Andrei Stoica vs. Danyo Ilunga taking up the […]

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Tyrone Spong, Gokhan Saki join Light Heavyweight tourney at GLORY 15

Having just announced the full line-up for GLORY 14, the promotion has wasted little time in disclosing details for its forthcoming GLORY 15 event. GLORY 15 is set to go down on April 12th at the Ülker Sports Arena in Istanbul, Turkey. As with previous GLORY installments, the night’s main card airs LIVE on SPIKE TV […]

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