Vlad Tuinov faces Bruno Gazani at GLORY 73 in Shenzhen, China
Vlad Tuinov faces Bruno Gazani at GLORY 73 in Shenzhen, China | Pic: James Law, Glory Sports International

A three-round lightweight kickboxing bout between Vlad Tuinov and Bruno Gazani has been added to GLORY 73, FIGHTMAG learned. The event is held on December 7 at the Nanshan Culture and Sports Center in Shenzhen, China.

Vlad Tuinov (42-4-0, 13 KO) won his previous bout in October by unanimous decision against Artur Saladiak. Before that the 21-year-old Russian competitor suffered the defeat by split decision against Michael Palandre.

Bruno Gazani (63-6-1, 30 KO) is also victorious in his most recent outing in October, when he took a split decision against Palandre. The Brazilian kickboxer makes his second appearance in GLORY Kickboxing.

In the main event of GLORY 73 Marat Grigorian makes the second defense of his lightweight title against challenger Elvis Gashi. The championship bout is scheduled for five rounds.

Other matchups are expected to be announced in the coming weeks. The event marks the promotion’s third visit to China since October 2017.

GLORY 73 fight card

Lightweight Marat Grigorian vs. Elvis Gashi

Lightweight Vlad Tuinov vs. Bruno Gazani