Massaro Glunder vs Mohammed Jaraya added to GLORY Collision 2 Rico vs Badr
Massaro Glunder (pictured right) in his bout against Christian Baya at GLORY 42 Paris | Pic: James Law, Glory Sports International

A total of three bouts are now official for the upcoming GLORY Collision 2, taking place at GelreDome in Arnhem, Netherlands on December 22 (AEST). The recent addition features a three-round lightweight kickboxing battle between Massaro Glunder and Mohammed Jaraya.

Massaro Glunder (33-13-4, 20 KO) of Moluccan Republic is fresh off the win by unanimous decision against Arbi Emiev earned mid October at GLORY 69 Dusseldorf. Before that “The Project”, representing famed Mike’s Gym, suffered a pair of defeats by unanimous decision against Aleksei Ulianov and Kevin Vannostrand.

“The Destroyer” Mohamed Jaraya (64-8, 36 KO) lost two of his previous bouts by TKO against Stoyan Koprivienski in Round 3 and Murthel Groenhart in Round 2. The Moroccan kickboxer made his victorious GLORY Kickboxing debut in March 2018, when he scored a unanimous decision against Miles Smison.

In the main event of GLORY Collision 2 Rico Verhoeven defends his heavyweight title against K-1 Kickboxing legend Badr Hari. The pair squares off in a highly anticipated rematch. The championship bout is scheduled for five rounds.

In the co-main event Alex Pereira makes the fifth defense of his middleweight title against challenger Ertugrul Bayrak. The encounter is also scheduled for five rounds.

Other matchups are expected to be announced shortly. The current lineup can be found below.

GLORY Collision 2 fight card

Heavyweight Rico Verhoeven vs. Badr Hari

Middleweight Alex Pereira vs. Ertugrul Bayrak

Lightweight Massaro Glunder vs. Mohammed Jaraya


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