Kickboxing promotion Glory 41 is held on May 20 in Den Bosch
Egyptian-Dutch Hesdy Gerges (49-18-1, 23 KOs) vs Chi Lewis-Parry (8-1, 4 KO) of the UK is a new announced main event for Glory 41 Holland. Heavyweight kickboxers were originally scheduled to battle out at Glory 39 last month in Brussels, however the bout fell off on the night.
The 4-man heavyweight kickboxing tournament features on the Glory 41 Holland fight card. Xavier Vigney (10-1, 8 KOs) of the US goes up against D’Angelo Marshall (14-2, 8 KOs) of the Netherlands in the first semi-final. In the second semi-final. Giannis Stoforidis (19-5, 11 KOs) of Greece takes on Anderson Silva (40-16-1, 25 KOs) of Brazil. The winners of the first two bouts will square off in the final. In addition the program comprises a featherweight bout between Chenglong Zhang (38-5, 11 KOs) of China vs Wilson Sanches Mendes (5-2-1) of the Netherlands.
The revealed Glory 41 Super Fight Series fight card looks as the following. On the top of the bill the current heavyweight champion Rico Verhoeven (50-10, 14 KOs) of the Netherlands faces off his country-fellow Ismael Lazaar (30-2-2, 15 KOs) in the five-round non-title encounter. In the co-main event Robin van Roosmalen (37-7, 21 KOs) of the Netherlands and Petchpanomrung Kiatmookao (156-35-2, 25 KOs) of Thailand will challenge for the featherweight title.
Also on the card Murthel Groenhart vs Harut Grigorian in the welterweight bout. Michael Duut vs Mourad Bouzidi in the light heavyweight encounter. Zakaria Zouggary vs Anvar Boynazarov in the featherweight contest. In addition, lightweight Tyjani Beztati features on the card, who’s opponent’s name has not yet been announced.