Glory Kickboxing comes to Lyon on October 28, producing the ten-fight bill at Palais des Sports de Gerland. The event features some of the most most notable French fighters, as well as the light heavyweight championship defense. On Tuesday the organization announced a complete fight card for the upcoming show.
In the main event at Glory 47 Lyon live on ESPN3 the reigning light heavyweight kickboxing champion Russian Artem Vakhitov defends the belt against Brazilian Ariel Machado. Also on the card Cedric Doumbe goes up his French-fellow Yohan Lidon. As well, famed Fabio Pinca partakes in a four-man featherweight tournament, taking on Uzbekistan’s Anvar Boynazarov in one of the semi-finals.
The main event at Glory 47 Super Fight Series features all-French light heavyweight bout between Florent Kaouachi and Abdarhmane Coulibaly. Also on the card French featherweight Dylan Salvador takes on Dutch Massaro Glunder.
In addition, welterweight Jimmy Vienot battles out on his home soil, facing off Alim Nabiyev of Azerbaijan. The full fight cards can be found below.
Glory 47 Lyon
Light Heavyweight Title Headline Bout: Artem Vakhitov vs. Ariel Machado
Featherweight Tournament Final Bout: Winner of Bout A vs. Winner of Bout B
Welterweight Co-Headline Bout: Cedric Doumbe vs. Yohan Lidon
Featherweight Tournament Semifinal Bout B: Azize Hliali vs. Abdellah Ezbiri
Featherweight Tournament Semifinal Bout A: Fabio Pinca vs. Anvar Boynazarov
Glory 47 Super Fight Series
Light Heavyweight Headline Bout: Florent Kaouachi vs. Abdarhmane Coulibaly
Featherweight Bout: Dylan Salvador vs. Massaro Glunder
Super Bantamweight Contender Bout: Anissa Meksen vs. Funda Alkayi?
Middleweight Bout: Ahaggan Yassine vs. Maxim Vorovski
Welterweight Bout: Jimmy Vienot vs. Alim Nabiyev