GLORY 51 Rotterdam fight card completed, Doumbe vs. Nabiyev headlines Super Fight Series
International kickboxing returns to Holland on Saturday March 3 with GLORY 51 held at Rotterdam Ahoy. The event features ten bouts, with a five-fight card live on ESPN 3, following the program streamed on UFC Fight Pass.
GLORY 51 Rotterdam is headlined by kickboxing heavyweight Badr Hari, who faces his old rival Hesdey Gerges in their second outing. The co-main event is a heavyweight battle between “Slovakian Giant” Tomas Mozny and Daniel Skvor of Czech Republic.
The announced on Tuesday fight card also includes a four-man welterweight tournament. In one of the semi-finals Eyevan Danenberg takes on Jimmy Vienot, while Thongchai Sitsongpeenong battles out against Alan Scheinson in another. The winners of these bouts will meet in the final round later on the night.
Four GLORY 51 Super Fight Series bouts have been announced to date. The main event is a welterweight contender bout between Cedric Doumbe and Alim Nabiev. Also on the card lightweight Tyjani Beztati goes up against Josh Jauncey, and featherweight Massaro Glunder squares off against Victor Pinto.
The name of welterweight who takes on Miles Simson, as well as an additional bout completing Super Fight Series card, is expected to be announced in the coming weeks. The current lineup can be found below.
GLORY 51 Rotterdam
Heavyweight Badr Hari vs. Hesdy Gerges
Heavyweight Tomas Mozny vs. Daniel Skvor
Welterweight Eyevan Danenberg vs. Jimmy Vienot
Welterweight Thongchai Sitsongpeenong vs. Alan Scheinson
GLORY 51 SuperFight Series
Welterweight Cedric Doumbe vs. Alim Nabiyev
Welterweight Miles Simson vs. TBA
Lightweight Tyjani Beztati vs. Josh Jauncey
Featherweight Massaro Glunder vs. Victor Pinto
TBA vs. TBD