Tag: glory china

Sitthichai vs. Marat Grigorian Official For GLORY 57 Shenzen

Today in China, GLORY co-founder Scott Rudmann got up in front of a crowd of Chinese media and fighting industry insiders to officially announce GLORY 57 Shenzen’s main event would be Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong taking on Marat Grigorian for a fourth time, once again for the GLORY Lightweight Championship. The press conference felt bigger than most of the ones that happen in the west, with a huge video screen in place, a translator on hand to speak directly to the Chinese crowd and the fighters being treated as special guests. The announcement won’t come as a shock to GLORY fans, who [read more]

GLORY China to Be a Separate Entity From GLORY

Since the news first broke about GLORY entering into a partnership with NBA legend Yao Ming to bring GLORY to China details have been sparse, to say the least. But now Scott Rudmann has dished a bit on their plans to the Telegraph and they are definitely interesting. A solid lesson to learn from past business endeavors from the western world into China is that you can’t simply decide that you are in business in China, it doesn’t work that way. Many companies have found serious roadblocks in their way or have failed to adapt to the Chinese culture and [read more]