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GLORY 50 Live Results and Discussion

Tonight, with the GLORY 50 SuperFight Series beginning at 8:30pm eastern/5:30pm Pacific live on UFC Fight Pass, is GLORY’s 2018 return. The SuperFight Series is headlined by GLORY Lightweight Champion Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong squaring off against Christian Baya, while the main card is headlined by a heavyweight tournament and GLORY Welterweight Champion Murthel Groenhart against Harut Grigorian. Join us tonight here, on Facebook and Twitter for live results and updates. GLORY 50 Chicago Welterweight Title Headline Bout: Harut Grigorian def. Murthel Groenhart by TKO ref stoppage (knockdown due to punches, then the ref stopped it while Murthel was trying to survive, Murthel [read more]

GLORY 50 Weigh-in Results and Video

Tomorrow night GLORY kicks off their 2018 season with GLORY 50 Chicago, featuring Murthel Groenhart looking to defend his newly-won GLORY Welterweight Championship against challenger Harut Grigorian. The five-fight card for GLORY 50 Chicago will be carried live tomorrow on ESPN3 at 10 p.m. CT, with a replay on ESPN2 at 9 p.m. CT on Sunday, Feb. 18. The five-fight card for GLORY 50 SuperFight Series will stream live and exclusively tomorrow on UFC FIGHT PASS at 7:30 p.m. CT. GLORY 50 CHICAGO WEIGH-IN RESULTS Welterweight Title Headline Bout: Murthel Groenhart (168.6 lb / 76.5 kg) vs. Harut Grigorian (169 lb / 76.7 kg) Welterweight Co-Headline [read more]

GLORY 50 and 51 SuperFight Series Cards Updated

While GLORY 50 is rapidly approaching, GLORY 51 is still in the near horizon in early March and GLORY has gone ahead and put a bit more public detail into the SuperFight Series cards for both events. For GLORY 50 there is now a heavyweight co-main event between an Oklahoman and Oregonian. Also added is Diego Llamas against J-Ho at a 150lbs catchweight. GLORY 50 SuperFight Series Lightweight Title Headline Bout: Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong (c) vs. Christian Baya Heavyweight Co-Headline Bout: Haze Wilson vs. Anthony McDonald Welterweight Bout: Omar Moreno vs. Casey Greene Welterweight Bout: Daniel Morales vs. Omari Boyd Catchweight (150 lb) Bout: Diego Llamas [read more]

Full GLORY 50 Card Announced: Heavyweight Tournament Featured

GLORY has finally given us more details of their first event of the year, GLORY 50, which is set to take on Chicago on February 16th. We already knew that Murthel Groenhart was scheduled to defend his Welterweight Championship against Harut Grigorian in the main event, but now there’s even more details about the numbered event, with a heavyweight tournament featured. Benjamin Adegbuyi will take on D’Angelo Marshall and Guto Inocente will take on Junior Tafa. Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong will be defending his Lightweight Championship against Christian Baya in the SuperFight Series main event. Catalin Morosanu will return, quickly becoming a [read more]

GLORY Heads to Chicago with GLORY 50 on Feb. 16th

During last night’s broadcast of GLORY 48, it was announced that GLORY will return to Chicago — this time actually in the heart of Chicago — with GLORY 50. GLORY 50 is slated to be their open of the 2018 season and they are doing it with a bang. The event, which is scheduled for February 16th at the University of Illinois, UIC Pavillion, will be headlined by a GLORY Welterweight Championship bout between newly-crowned champion, Murthel Groenhart, and challenger Harut Grigorian. If that sounds familiar to you, it should be. Remember that? When Harut turned his back to Groenhart, [read more]

Cor Hemmers Gives Rough Outline For GLORY’s 2017 Second Half

There has been a lot of talk about how many events GLORY will run this year and speculation that they perhaps won’t hit that number. On top of that, there has been rumors about future Amsterdam events and even an event in China. After GLORY 43 Cor Hemmers gave an idea of what to look out for in the rest of 2017, with a few surprises revealed. The outline looks like this: GLORY 44 Chicago GLORY 45 Amsterdam featuring Nieky Holzken GLORY 46(?) China featuring a Rico Verhoeven SuperFight GLORY 50(?) Amsterdam featuring Rico defending against Jamal Ben Saddik The December event being GLORY [read more]