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GLORY 53 Live Results: Sitthichai vs. Beztati, Meksen vs. Dehby and More

GLORY 53 Lille sees two world championships on the line in the main card, as well as Jamal Ben Saddik vs. Jahfarr Wilnis and Zinedine Hameur-Lain vs. Michael Duut. It’s rounded out with a very good Featherweight bout between Petchpanomrung vs. Abdellah Ezbiri. The SuperFight Series features Cedric Doumbe vs. THongchai and a featherweight tournament.

The five-fight GLORY 53 Lille card will be carried live tomorrow on ESPNews at 3:30 p.m. ET / 12:30 p.m. PT, with replays on ESPN2 Sunday at 4 a.m. ET / 1 a.m. PT and Monday at 9 p.m. / 6 p.m. PT.

The six-fight GLORY 53 SuperFight Series card will stream live and exclusively tomorrow on UFC FIGHT PASS at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT.

GLORY 53 Lille
Lightweight Title Headline Bout: Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong def. Tyjani Beztati by Unanimous Dec (Beztati had a good first round but faded more and more every round while Sittichai took over, there were a few controversial knockdowns that the ref called slips but Sittichai still retains the lightweight title)
Heavyweight Co-Headline Bout: Jahfarr Wilnis def. Jamal Ben Saddik by Unanimous Dec ( Wilnis knocks down Jamal in Rd 3 to seal the deal)
Super Bantamweight Title Bout: Anissa Meksen def. Amel Dehby by Unanimous Dec (Anissa Meksen retains Super Bantamweight Title)
Light Heavyweight Bout: Zinedine Hameur-Lain def. Michael Duut by TKO Rd 2 (Rd 1 both guys throwing bombs but Duut takes a few knees and kicks to the groin, Zinedine drops Duut with a right hand at the end of the round. Rd 2 Zinedine landing some hard kicks then Duut gets aggressive and Hameur-Lain counters with a right hand and drops him, Duut beats the count but hes wobbly and goes down again, referee Nichols had seen enough.)
Featherweight Bout: Petchpanomrung Kiatmookao def. Abdellah Ezbiri by KO Rd 2 (jumping left high kick, absolutely amazing kick!)

GLORY 53 SuperFight Series
Welterweight Headline Bout: Cédric Doumbé def. Thongchai Sitsongpeenong by KO Rd 1 (Overhand right)
Middleweight Bout: Yousri Belgaroui def. Dawid Kasperski by TKO Rd 2 (3 knockdowns, first by right high kick next 2 by kicks and knees to the body)
Featherweight Tournament Final Bout: Serhii Adamchuk def. Victor Pinto by Unanimous Dec (Adamchuk drops Pinto in the 2nd rd with a spinning back fist, otherwise Pinto put up a great fight and showed lots of improvement from his previous Glory fights)
Welterweight Bout: Alan Scheinson def. Anghel Cardos by Unanimous Dec
Featherweight Tournament Semifinal Bout B: Serhii Adamchuk def. Azize Hlali by Unanimous Dec
Featherweight Tournament Semifinal Bout A: Victor Pinto def. Buray Bozaryilmaz by Majority Dec