GLORY 66 Paris: 13-fight bill finalized

Kickboxing event GLORY 66 is held on June 22 at the Zenith Paris in Paris, France (June 23 AEST). The fight card features 13 bouts across three parts of the program with three titles contested on the night. On Friday the promotion announced a pair of newcomers finalizing the lineup of the upcoming show.

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Following a recent shuffle in the light heavyweight class, Latvian Artur Gorlov (23-8, 10 KO) received a new opponent. Armenian Yegish Yegoian (31-8-2, 9 KO) makes his GLORY debut in a three-round SuperFight Series bout.

A heavyweight matchup between the representative of the country-host Nordine Mahieddine and Tomas Mozny of Slovakia fell off due to injury of the latter. The French fighter now faces Croatian Antonio Plazibat (15-3, 1 KO), who also makes his GLORY debut on the SuperFight Series card.

In addition the weight class for women’s kickboxing bout between Sarah Moussadek (9-0, 3 KO) and Aurore Dos Santos (2-0) has been set. The pair squares off at super bantamweight kicking off the action.

GLORY 66 Paris features a trio of championship bouts
GLORY 66 Paris features a trio of championship bouts

In the main event of GLORY 66 Paris Cedric Doumbe defends his welterweight title against Alim Nabiyev. In the co-main event Anissa Meksen defends her super bantamweight belt against Sofia Olofsson. Artem Vakhitov defends his light heavyweight strap against Donegi Abena in the headliner of Super Fight Series.

The four-fight main card is scheduled on RMC 4 in France and UFC Fight Pass worldwide. The five-fight SuperFight Series card precedes on Fight Pass, following the preliminary lineup on YouTube and Facebook.

The finalized GLORY 66 fight card and the order of the bouts can be found below.

GLORY 66 fight card

GLORY 66 Paris
Welterweight Cadric Doumbe vs. Alim Nabiyev
Super Bantamweight Anissa Meksen vs. Sofia Olofsson
Light Heavyweight Luis Tavares vs. Felipe Micheletti
Welterweight “Hamicha” Mohamed Mezouari vs. Adam Hadfield

SuperFight Series
Light Heavyweight Artem Vakhitov vs. Donegi Abena
Light Heavyweight Artur Gorlov vs. Yegish Yegoian
Lightweight Stoyan Koprivlenski vs. Mohammed Jaraya
Heavyweight Nordine Mahieddine vs. Antonio Plazibat
Featherweight Aleksei Ulianov vs. Masaya Kubo

Preliminary Card
Lightweight Michael Palandre vs. Vlad Tuinov
Middleweight Matej Penaz vs. Matthieu Ceva
Lightweight Guerric Billet vs. William Goldie-Galloway
Super Bantamweight Sarah Moussaddak vs. Aurore Dos Santos

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