Kickboxing event GLORY 73 is held tomorrow night (Dec. 7) at Nanshan Culture and Sports Center in Shenzhen, China. The headline-bout features the defending lightweight champion Marat Grigorian (62-11-1, 35 KO) up against the 23-fight undefeated challenger Elvis Gashi (23-0, 11 KO).
At the official weigh-in ceremony conducted today (Nov. 6) Gashi was first to step on the scales showing 69.9 kg. Grigorian weighed-in at 69.8 kg. The championship bout is scheduled for five rounds.
The co-headline bout is another battle at lightweight featuring Stoyan Koprivlenski (11-3, 5 KO) and Josh Jauncey (30-10, 15 KO). The pair squares off in a three-round rematch. The fighters tipped the scales at 69.9 kg 69.6 kg, respectively.
The main card also includes “the 2019 Ramon Dekkers four-man Asian featherweight tournament”. To win the contest the competitor has to collect two victories during one evening, going through semi-final and final.
Masaya Kubo showed 64.6 kg for his semi-final bout against Meng Goafeng, who was 64.8 kg. River Daz weighed-in at 64.6 kg for his encounter with Hu Binqian, 64.8 kg.
The complete GLORY 73 fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.
How to watch GLORY 73 Shenzhen
The preliminary card is available on the promotion’s official channel on YouTube. The Super Fight Series is scheduled on UFC Fight Pass. The main card is on GLORY InPlayer and respective TV networks in selected countries.
The guide can be found here.
|GLORY 73 Shenzhen||Shenzhen||Amsterdam||New York||Los Angeles|
|Super Fight Series||6pm||11am||5am||2am|
Marat Grigorian (69.8 kg) vs. Elvis Gashi (69.9 kg)
Stoyan Koprivlinski (69.9 kg) vs. Josh Jauncey (69.6 kg)
Masaya Kubo (64.6 kg) vs. Meng Goafeng (64.8 kg)
River Daz (64.6 kg) vs. Hu Binqian (64.8 kg)
Super Fight Series
Farkhat Gassanov (82 kg) vs. Sun Chao (83.6 kg)
Jin-hyeok Kim (61.2 kg) vs. Lu Dongqiang (61.3 kg)
Bruno Chaves (129.6 kg) vs. Andrei Herasimchuk (98.4 kg)
Bruno Gazani (69.7 kg) vs. Vlad Tuinov (70 kg)
Chuanlin Zhao (64.6 kg) vs. Thong Fairtex (64.7 kg)
Jianhong Yu (76.5 kg) vs. Yunlong Dou (76.5 kg)
Selina Flores (54.7 kg) vs. Meng Zhang (55.1 kg)