Kickboxing event GLORY 77 airs live on pay-per-view from The Netherlands on Saturday January 30 (start time here). The fight card, headlined by a one-night four-man knockout tournament, features eight bouts in total, including three world championship matchups.
A day before the fight show the athletes stepped on the scales to make it official. Heavyweight champion Rico Verhoeven and his old foe Hesdy Gerges weighed-in at 119.6 kg and 108 kg, respectively, for their tournament semi-final bout A. Levi Rigters showed 110.7 kg for his tournament semi-final bout B against Tarik Khbabez, who was 107 kg.
Light heavyweight champion Artem Vakhitov weighed-in at 94.5 kg for his unification bout against the division’s interim titleholder and current middleweight champion Alex Pereira, who was 93.8 kg. Also on the main card welterweight champion Cedric Doumbe tipped the scales at 76.9 kg for his unification bout against the division’s interim champion Murthel Groenhart, who showed 76.6 kg. In addition, two-time super bantamweight champion Tiffany Van Soest came in at 54.6 kg for her title defense against challenger Aline Pereira, who declared 55.1 kg.
Kickboxing fans can watch GLORY 77 live stream on FITE.
Get the full GLORY 77 fight card and weigh-in results below.
GLORY 77 fight card
Winner of semi-final A vs Winner of semi-final B, 3 rounds, heavyweight tournament final
Artem Vakhitov (94.5 kg) vs. Alex Pereira (93.8 kg), 5 rounds, light heavyweight title
Cedric Doumbe (76.9 kg) vs. Murthel Groenhart (76.6 kg), 5 rounds, welterweight title
Levi Rigters (110.7 kg) vs. Tarik Khbabez (107 kg), 3 rounds, heavyweight tournament semi-final B
Rico Verhoeven (119.6 kg) vs. Hesdy Gerges (108 kg), 3 rounds, heavyweight tournament semi-final A
Tiffany Van Soest (54.6 kg) vs. Aline Pereira (55.1 kg), 5 rounds, super bantamweight title
Luis Tavares (94.9 kg) vs Donegi Abena (94.6 kg), 3 rounds, light heavyweight
Martin Pacas (103.8 kg) vs Muhammed Balli (109.6 kg), 3 rounds, heavyweight