2013 in Glory

The year 2013 is the 2nd year in the history of the Glory, an international kickboxing event. 2013 starts with 2013 Road to Glory USA 95 kg Tournament, and ends with Glory 13: Tokyo. The events are broadcasts through television agreements with Spike TV and other regional channels around the world.

2013 in Glory
Information
First dateFebruary 2, 2013
Last dateDecember 21, 2013
Events
Total events15
Fights
Chronology
2012 in Glory 2013 in Glory 2014 in Glory

List of eventsEdit

# Event Title Date Arena Location
1 Road to Glory USA 95 kg Tournament February 2, 2013 Hard Rock Hotel and Casino   Tulsa, Oklahoma, US
2 Road to Glory USA 85 kg Tournament February 9, 2013 Hollywood Park Casino   Los Angeles, California, US
3 Road to Glory Japan 65 kg Tournament March 10, 2013 Differ Ariake Arena   Tokyo, Japan
4 Road to Glory USA 77 kg Tournament March 22, 2013 Capitale   New York City, New York, US
5 Glory 5: London March 23, 2013 ExCeL Arena   London, England
6 Glory 6: Istanbul April 6, 2013 Ülker Arena   Istanbul, Turkey
7 Glory 7: Milan April 20, 2013 Mediolanum Forum   Milan, Italy
8 Glory 8: Tokyo May 3, 2013 Ariake Coliseum   Tokyo, Japan
9 2013 Road to Glory USA 70 kg Tournament May 11, 2013 The Rave   Milwaukee, Wisconsin, US
10 2013 Road to Glory USA Heavyweight Tournament June 14, 2013 Hard Rock Hotel and Casino   Tulsa, Oklahoma, US
11 Glory 9: New York June 22, 2013 Hammerstein Ballroom   New York City, New York, US
12 Glory 10: Los Angeles September 28, 2013 Citizens Business Bank Arena   Ontario, California, US
13 Glory 11: Chicago October 12, 2013 Sears Centre   Hoffman Estates, Illinois, US
14 Glory 12: New York November 23, 2013 The Theater at Madison Square Garden   New York City, New York, US
15 Glory 13: Tokyo December 21, 2013 Ariake Coliseum   Tokyo, Japan

Road to Glory USA 95 kg TournamentEdit

Road to Glory USA 95 kg Tournament
Information
PromotionGlory
DateFebruary 2, 2013
VenueHard Rock Hotel and Casino
City  Tulsa, Oklahoma, US
Event chronology
Dream 18/Glory 4: Tokyo Road to Glory USA 95 kg Tournament Glory 6: Istanbul

Road to Glory USA 95 kg Tournament was a kickboxing event held on February 2, 2013 at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma, US.

BackgroundEdit

ResultsEdit

Glory 5
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Dustin Jacoby def.   Brian Collette KO (Punches) 1 3:00 Tournament Final
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Brian Collette def.   Kyle Martin TKO (Punches) 1 1:29 Tournament Semi-Finals
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Dustin Jacoby def.   Roy Boughton TKO (Punches) 1 2:47 Tournament Semi-Finals
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Brian Collette def.   Jeremy Freitag KO (Head Kick) 2 0:14 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Kyle Martin def.   Myron Dennis Decision (Split) 3 3:00 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Dustin Jacoby def.   Randy Blake TKO (Punches) 3 1:43 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Roy Boughton def.   Daniel Brison Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   John King def.   Jason Bloom Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00 Tournament Reserve Fight

[1][2]

Road to Glory USA 85 kg TournamentEdit

Road to Glory USA 85 kg Tournament
Information
PromotionGlory
DateFebruary 9, 2013
VenueHollywood Park Casino
City  Los Angeles, California, US
Event chronology
Dream 18/Glory 4: Tokyo Road to Glory USA 85 kg Tournament Glory 6: Istanbul

Road to Glory USA 85 kg Tournament was a kickboxing event held on February 9, 2013 at the Hollywood Park Casino in Los Angeles, California, US.

BackgroundEdit

ResultsEdit

Glory 5
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Middleweight 85 kg   Mike Lemaire def.   Eddie Walker TKO (Leg Kicks) 3 2:26 Tournament Final
Middleweight 85 kg   Mike Lemaire def.   Andrew Kapel Decision (Split - Ext. Round) 4 3:00 Tournament Semi-Finals
Middleweight 85 kg   Eddie Walker def.   Van Wyk Povey TKO (2 Knockdowns Rule) 2 2:13 Tournament Semi-Finals
Middleweight 85 kg   Mike Lemaire def.   Evgeny Zotov KO (Head Kick) 2 0:48 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Middleweight 85 kg   Andrew Kapel def.   Casey Greene Decision (Split) 3 3:00 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Middleweight 85 kg   Van Wyk Povey def.   Jonarh Junio TKO (2 Knockdowns Rule) 1 1:23 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Middleweight 85 kg   Eddie Walker def.   Edgar Del Fierro KO (Knee and Punches) 2 1:26 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Middleweight 85 kg   Afam Egbochuku def.   Jacob Poss KO (Punch) 2 1:08 Tournament Reserve Fight

[3][4]

Road to Glory Japan 65 kg TournamentEdit

Road to Glory Japan 65 kg Tournament
Information
PromotionGlory
DateMarch 10, 2013
VenueDiffer Ariake Arena
City  Tokyo, Japan
Event chronology
Dream 18/Glory 4: Tokyo Road to Glory Japan 65 kg Tournament Glory 6: Istanbul

Road to Glory Japan 65 kg Tournament was a kickboxing event held on March 10, 2013 at the Differ Ariake Arena in Tokyo, Japan.

BackgroundEdit

ResultsEdit

Glory 5
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Featherweight 65 kg   Masaaki Noiri def.   Yuki TKO (2 Knockdown Rule) 2 1:35 Tournament Final
Bantamweight 60 kg   Hirotaka Urabe def.   Shigeru TKO (Cut - Ext. Round) 4 0:28
Lightweight 70 kg   Yu Hirono def.   Ichiyo Morimoto Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Featherweight 65 kg   Masaaki Noiri def.   Yukihiro Komiya Decision (Majority) 3 3:00 Tournament Semi-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   Yuki def.   Zen Fujita TKO (2 Knockdown Rule) 2 2:42 Tournament Semi-Finals
Bantamweight 60 kg   Tatsuya Inaishi def.   Junpei Aotsu Decision (Split - Ext. Round) 4 3:00
Featherweight 65 kg   Yukihiro Komiya def.   Ryuji Kajiwara Decision (Unanimous - Ext. Round) 4 3:00 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   Masaaki Noiri def.   Hiroya Decision (Majority) 3 3:00 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   Yuki def.   Mohan Dragon Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   Zen Fujita def.   Riki Matsuoka TKO (2 Knockdowns Rule) 3 1:05 Tournament Quarter-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   TaCa def.   Kazuki Hamasaki KO (Punch) 2 0:15 Tournament Reserve Fight
Bantamweight 61 kg   Koji def.   Tasuku Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Bantamweight 60 kg   Kazuki Koyano def.   Ippei Nagashima KO (Punches) 1 1:18

Road to Glory USA 77 kg TournamentEdit

Road to Glory USA 77 kg Tournament
Information
PromotionGlory
DateMarch 22, 2013
VenueCapitale
City  New York City, New York, US
Event chronology
Dream 18/Glory 4: Tokyo Road to Glory USA 77 kg Tournament Glory 6: Istanbul

Road to Glory USA 77 kg Tournament was a kickboxing event held on March 22, 2013 at the Capitale in New York City, New York, US.

BackgroundEdit

ResultsEdit

Glory 5: LondonEdit

Glory 5: London
 
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Information
PromotionGlory
DateMarch 23, 2013
VenueExCeL Arena
City  London, England
Attendance4,500
Event chronology
Dream 18/Glory 4: Tokyo Glory 5: London Glory 6: Istanbul

Glory 5: London was a kickboxing event held on March 23, 2013 at the ExCeL Arena in London, England.

BackgroundEdit

This event featured a super fight between Tyrone Spong and Remy Bonjasky as headliner, this event also featured non-tournament super fight series

ResultsEdit

Glory 5
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Heavyweight 120 kg   Tyrone Spong def.   Remy Bonjasky KO (Right Hook) 2 1:22
Lightweight 70 kg   Jordan Watson def.   Steve Moxon Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Lightweight 70 kg   Albert Kraus def.   Warren Stevelmans Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Middleweight 85 kg   Steve Wakeling def.   Eddie Walker KO (Low Kicks) 2 1:38
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Danyo Ilunga def.   Stephane Susperregui KO (Knee) 2 0:21
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Michael Duut def.   Dustin Jacoby KO (3 Knockdowns) 1 2:15
Featherweight 65 kg   Mosab Amrani def.   Liam Harrison KO (Liver Shot) 1 1:13
Heavyweight 120 kg   Daniel Sam def.   Jaideep Singh Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Lightweight 70 kg   Johann Fauveau def.   Costel Pașniciuc Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Featherweight 65 kg   Reece McAllister def.   Tim Thomas Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Welterweight 77 kg   Jonatan Oliveira def.   Nicola Gallo Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Middleweight 85 kg   Marlon Hunt def.   Andrei Manzolo Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Lightweight 70 kg   Chad Sugden def.   Sam Wilson Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Lightweight 70 kg   Kerrith Bhella def.   Sam Omomogbe Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Boris Uhlik def.   Fraser Weightman Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00

[5][6]

Glory 6: IstanbulEdit

Glory 6: Istanbul
 
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Information
PromotionGlory
DateApril 6, 2013
VenueÜlker Arena
City  Istanbul, Turkey
Attendance12,000
Event chronology
Glory 5: London Glory 6: Istanbul Glory 7: Milan

Glory 6: Istanbul was a kickboxing event held on April 6, 2013 at the Ülker Arena in Istanbul, Turkey.

BackgroundEdit

This event featured a super fight between Gökhan Saki and Daniel Ghiță as headliner, this event also featured non-tournament super fight series.

ResultsEdit

Glory 6
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Heavyweight 120 kg   Gökhan Saki def.   Daniel Ghiță TKO (Punches) 2 2:42
Heavyweight 120 kg   Mourad Bouzidi def.   Fabiano Cyclone TKO (Injury) 2 3:00
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Filip Verlinden def.   Lucian Danilencu Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Middleweight 85 kg   Marc de Bonte def.   L'houcine Ouzgni KO (Knee) 1 1:15
Welterweight 77 kg   Nieky Holzken def.   Karim Ghajji TKO (cut) 4 2:12
Lightweight 70 kg   Andy Ristie def.   Allessandro Campagna Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Catchweight 75 kg   Joseph Valtellini def.   Murat Direkci TKO (Corner Stoppage) 3 0:27
Lightweight 70 kg   Max Baumert def.   Ismail Uzuner KO (Head Kick) 1 2:26
Featherweight 65 kg   Dong Su Kim def.   Naoki Yasuda Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
MMA Middleweight 84 kg   Vitaly Bigdash def.   Ertan Balaban Submission (Kneebar) 1 3:36
Heavyweight 120 kg   Jahfarr Wilnis def.   Oguz Ovguer TKO 3
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Orhan Karalioglu def.   Cleber Argente Alves KO (Punch to the Body) 3
Middleweight 85 kg   Samet Keser def.   Muzaffer Gemici KO (Punches) 1
Featherweight 66 kg   Kenan Gunaydin def.   Zurab Khistani KO (Spinning Back Kick) 1
Lightweight 70 kg   Masoud Minaei def.   Burak Ugur TKO 2

[7][8]

Glory 7: MilanEdit

Glory 7: Milan
 
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Information
PromotionGlory
DateApril 20, 2013
VenueMediolanum Forum
City  Milan, Italy
Attendance10,000
Event chronology
Glory 6: Istanbul Glory 7: Milan Glory 8: Tokyo

Glory 7: Milan was a kickboxing event held on April 20, 2013 at the Mediolanum Forum in Milan, Italy. This event featured non-tournament super fight series.

BackgroundEdit

This event featured a super fight between Giorgio Petrosyan and Hafid El Boustati as headliner. In co-main event, Murthel Groenhart had to battle with fellow superstar Robin van Roosmalen, this event also featured non-tournament super fight series

ResultsEdit

Glory 6
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Lightweight 70 kg   Giorgio Petrosyan def.   Hafid El Boustati Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Lightweight 70 kg   Robin van Roosmalen def.   Murthel Groenhart Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Lightweight 70 kg   Davit Kiria def.   Yuri Bessmertny Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Heavyweight 120 kg   Rico Verhoeven def.   Jhonata Diniz Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Middleweight 84 kg   Artem Levin def.   Sahak Parparyan Decision (Extra Round) 4 3:00
Lightweight 70 kg   Chingiz Allazov vs.   Marat Grigorian No Contest (Accidental Elbow) 1 2:47
Featherweight 65 kg   Kaoponlek Luksuntham def.   Sergio Wielzen Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Light Heavyweight 95 kg   Michael Duut def.   Steve McKinnon Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Welterweight 77 kg   Karapet Karapetyan def.   Roberto Cocco Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00

[9][10]

Glory 8: TokyoEdit

Glory 8: Tokyo
 
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Information
PromotionGlory
DateMay 3, 2013
VenueAriake Coliseum
City  Tokyo, Japan
Attendance8,997
Event chronology
Glory 7: Milan Glory 8: Tokyo Glory 9: New York

Glory 8: Tokyo was a kickboxing event held on May 3, 2013 at the Ariake Coliseum in Tokyo, Japan. This event featured a Glory 65kg Slam Tournament.

ResultsEdit

Glory 6
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Featherweight 65 kg   Yuta Kubo def.   Masaaki Noiri Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00 65kg Slam Tournament Final
Heavyweight 120 kg   Peter Aerts def.   Jamal Ben Saddik TKO (3 Knockdowns 2 2:27
Lightweight 70 kg   Andy Ristie def.   Albert Kraus KO (Knee) 2 0:27
Featherweight 65 kg   Yuta Kubo def.   Gabriel Varga Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00 65kg Slam Tournament Semi-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   Masaaki Noiri def.   Mosab Amrani Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00 65kg Slam Tournament Semi-Finals
Heavyweight 120 kg   Jerome Le Banner def.   Koichi Watanabe Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Lightweight 70 kg   Yoshihiro Sato def.   Hwan Jin Lee Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Featherweight 65 kg   Yuta Kubo def.   Chi Bin Lim KO (Knee to Body) 2 2:58 65kg Slam Tournament Quarter-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   Gabriel Varga def.   Abdellah Ezbiri Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00 65kg Slam Tournament Quarter-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   Masaaki Noiri def.   Liam Harrison TKO (Cut) 2 1:06 65kg Slam Tournament Quarter-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   Mosab Amrani def.   Marcus Vinicius Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00 65kg Slam Tournament Quarter-Finals
Featherweight 65 kg   Chonlek Super Pro Samui def.   Zen Fujita Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00 65kg Slam Tournament Reserve Fight
Featherweight 65 kg   Andrej Bruhl def.   Yukihiro Komiya Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00 65kg Slam Tournament Reserve Fight

[11][12]

Glory 65kg Slam Tournament bracketEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
 
 
 
  Mosab AmraniDEC
 
 
 
  Marcus Vinicius3-0
 
  Mosab Amrani3-0
 
 
 
  Masaaki NoiriDEC
 
  Liam HarrisonR2.
 
 
 
  Masaaki NoiriTKO
 
  Masaaki Noiri3-0
 
 
 
  Yuta KuboDEC
 
  Abdellah Ezbiri3-0
 
 
 
  Gabriel VargaDEC
 
  Gabriel Varga3-0
 
 
 
  Yuta KuboDEC
 
  Yuta KuboKO
 
 
  Chi Bin LimR2.
 

Glory 9: New YorkEdit

Glory 9: New York
 
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Information
PromotionGlory
DateJune 22, 2013
VenueHammerstein Ballroom
City  New York City, New York, USA
Attendance1,555
Event chronology
Glory 8: Tokyo Glory 9: New York Glory 10: Los Angeles

Glory 9: New York was a kickboxing event held on June 22, 2013 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, New York. This event featured a Glory 95kg Slam Tournament.

ResultsEdit

[13][14]

Glory 95kg Slam Tournament bracketEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
 
 
 
  Danyo IlungaDEC
 
 
 
  Mourad Bouzidi3-0
 
  Danyo IlungaDEC
 
 
 
  Dustin Jacoby3-0
 
  Brian Collette2-1
 
 
 
  Dustin JacobyDEC
 
  Danyo IlungaR1.
 
 
 
  Tyrone SpongKO
 
  Filip VerlindenDEC
 
 
 
  Steve McKinnon2-0
 
  Filip Verlinden3-0
 
 
 
  Tyrone SpongDEC
 
  Tyrone SpongKO
 
 
  Michael DuutR1.
 

Glory 10: Los AngelesEdit

Glory 10: Los Angeles
 
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Information
PromotionGlory
DateSeptember 28, 2013
VenueCitizens Business Bank Arena
City  Ontario, California
Attendance5,002
Event chronology
Glory 9: New York Glory 10: Los Angeles Glory 11: Chicago

Glory 10: Los Angeles was a kickboxing event held on September 28, 2013 at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California.

BackgroundEdit

The highlight of the event featured a Glory Middleweight World Championship Tournament.[15] Two tournament matches were held, with a third match as reserve. The winners of the two semi-final bouts, proceeded to the finals for the championship main-event. The event also featured eight other non-tournament bouts.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Middleweight   Joe Schilling def.   Artem Levin Unanimous decision 4(ext.R) 3:00 Middleweight Championship Tournament Final
Lightweight   Robin van Roosmalen def.   Shemsi Beqiri Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Lightweight   Davit Kiria def.   Murthel Groenhart Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Middleweight   Wayne Barrett def.   Robby Plotkin TKO 3 2:26 Middleweight Championship Tournament Reserve Bout
Middleweight   Joe Schilling def.   Kengo Shimizu Unanimous decision 3 3:00 Middleweight Championship Tournament Semi Final
Middleweight   Artem Levin def.   Jason Wilnis Unanimous decision 3 3:00 Middleweight Championship Tournament Semi Final
Superfight Series
Welterweight   Karapet Karapetyan def.   Alexander Stetsurenko Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Heavyweight   Jahfarr Wilnis def.   Brice Guidon TKO 2 0:38
Lightweight   Andy Ristie def.   Niclas Larsen Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Light Heavyweight   Brian Collette def.   Randy Blake Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Lightweight   Ky Hollenbeck def.   Albert Kraus Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Lightweight   Hinata def.   Johann Fauveau TKO 3 0:48

[16][17]

2013 Glory Middleweight World Championship Tournament bracketEdit

Semi-finals Final
      
  Artem Levin DEC
  Jason Wilnis 3-0
  Artem Levin 3-01
  Joe Schilling DEC
  Joe Schilling DEC
  Kengo Shimizu 3-0

1 Extra round decision.

Glory 11: ChicagoEdit

Glory 11: Chicago
 
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Information
PromotionGlory
DateOctober 12, 2013
VenueSears Centre
City  Hoffman Estates, Illinois
Attendance8,311
Event chronology
Glory 10: Los Angeles Glory 11: Chicago Glory 12: New York

Glory 11: Chicago was a kickboxing event held on October 12, 2013 at the Sears Centre at Hoffman Estates, Illinois.

BackgroundEdit

The highlight of the event featured a Glory Heavyweight World Championship Tournament. Two tournament matches were held, with a third match as reserve. The winners of the two semi-final bouts, proceeded to the finals for the championship main-event. The event also featured other non-tournament bouts.

It was Glory's first event broadcast on Spike, had average of 381,000 and peak of 782,000 viewers.[18][19]

ResultsEdit

Main Card (Spike)
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Heavyweight   Rico Verhoeven def.   Daniel Ghiță Unanimous decision 3 3:00 Heavyweight Championship Tournament Final
Light Heavyweight   Tyrone Spong def.   Nathan Corbett TKO 2 1:10
Welterweight   Joseph Valtellini def.   Karim Ghajji TKO 3 2:53
Heavyweight   Errol Zimmerman def.   Hesdy Gerges TKO 3 0:38 Heavyweight Championship Tournament Reserve Bout
Heavyweight   Rico Verhoeven def.   Gokhan Saki Majority decision 3 3:00 Heavyweight Championship Tournament Semi Final
Heavyweight   Daniel Ghita def.   Anderson Silva TKO 1 1:56 Heavyweight Championship Tournament Semi Final
Superfight Series
Heavyweight   Sergei Kharitonov def.   Daniel Sam Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Light Heavyweight   Danyo Ilunga def.   Michael Duut TKO 1 2:23
Welterweight   Raymond Daniels def.   Brian Foster TKO 1 2:24
Light Heavyweight   Saulo Cavalari def.   Filip Verlinden Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Lightweight   Steve Moxon def.   Reece McAllister KO 3 0:28
Featherweight   Gabriel Varga def.   Jose Palacios Unanimous decision 3 3:00

[20][21][22]

2013 Glory Heavyweight World Championship Tournament bracketEdit

Semi-finals Final
      
  Daniel Ghiță TKO
  Anderson Silva R1.
  Daniel Ghiță 3-0
  Rico Verhoeven DEC
  Rico Verhoeven DEC
  Gokhan Saki 2-0

Glory 12: New YorkEdit

Glory 12: New York
 
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Information
PromotionGlory
DateNovember 23, 2013
VenueThe Theater at Madison Square Garden
City  New York City, New York
Attendance4,124
Event chronology
Glory 11: Chicago Glory 12: New York Glory 13: Tokyo

Glory 12: New York was a kickboxing event held on November 23, 2013 at The Theater at Madison Square Garden at New York City, New York.

BackgroundEdit

The highlight of the event featured a Glory Lightweight World Championship Tournament.[23] Two tournament matches were held, with a third match as reserve. The winners of the two semi-final bouts, proceeded to the finals for the championship main-event. The event also featured other non-tournament bouts.

It had average of 476,000 and peak of 665,000 viewers on Spike TV.[24]

ResultsEdit

Main Card (Spike)
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Lightweight   Andy Ristie def.   Robin van Roosmalen KO 2 1:44 Lightweight Championship Tournament Final
Middleweight   Wayne Barrett def.   Joe Schilling Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Heavyweight   Ben Edwards def.   Jamal Ben Saddik KO 3 2:52
Lightweight   Ky Hollenbeck def.   Warren Stevelmans Unanimous decision 3 3:00 Lightweight Championship Tournament Reserve Bout
Lightweight   Andy Ristie def.   Giorgio Petrosyan KO 3 0:43 Lightweight Championship Tournament Semi Final
Lightweight   Robin van Roosmalen def.   Davit Kiria Unanimous decision 3 3:00 Lightweight Championship Tournament Semi Final
Superfight Series
Heavyweight   Artem Vakhitov def.   Nenad Pagonis Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Heavyweight   Brian Collette def.   Warren Thompson KO 1 1:03
Heavyweight   Jhonata Diniz def.   Igor Jurković KO 1
Welterweight   Francois Ambang def.   Eddie Walker KO 3 1:40
Light Heavyweight   Saulo Cavalari def.   Mourad Bouzidi KO 1 1:23
Welterweight   Thiago Michel Silva def.   Paul Marfort Unanimous decision 3 3:00
Undercard
Heavyweight Casey Greene def. John King KO 1 2:59
Lightweight John Bowman def. Villi Bello KO 3 2:50

[25]

2013 Glory Lightweight World Championship Tournament bracketEdit

Semi-finals Final
      
  Robin van Roosmalen DEC
  Davit Kiria 3-0
  Robin van Roosmalen R2.
  Andy Ristie KO
  Giorgio Petrosyan R3.
  Andy Ristie KO

Glory 13: TokyoEdit

Glory 13: Tokyo
 
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Information
PromotionGlory
DateDecember 21, 2013
Venue  Ariake Coliseum
CityTokyo, Japan
Attendance7,897
Event chronology
Glory 12: New York Glory 13: Tokyo Glory 14: Zagreb

Glory 13: Tokyo was a kickboxing event held on December 21, 2013 at the Ariake Coliseum in Tokyo, Japan.

BackgroundEdit

The highlight of the event was a Glory Welterweight World Championship Tournament. Two tournament matches were held, with a third match as reserve. The winners of the two semi-final bouts proceeded to the finals for the championship main-event. The event also featured other non-tournament bouts, including the retirement match of the legendary Peter Aerts, against Rico Verhoeven, and Daniel Ghiță vs. Errol Zimmerman II.

Glory 13 had average of 659,000 and peak of 905,000 viewers on Spike TV.[26]

ResultsEdit

Main Card (Spike)
Weight Class Method Round Time Notes
Heavyweight   Rico Verhoeven def.   Peter Aerts Decision (split) 3 3:00
Welterweight   Nieky Holzken def.   Joseph Valtellini KO (right hook) 3 2:44 Welterweight Championship Tournament Final
Heavyweight   Daniel Ghiță def.   Errol Zimmerman KO (left hook) 1 0:35
90kg Catchweight   Makoto Uehara def.   Dustin Jacoby Decision (split) 3 3:00
Welterweight   Joseph Valtellini def.   Raymond Daniels KO (high kick) 3 1:20 Welterweight Championship Tournament Semi Final
Welterweight   Nieky Holzken def.   Karapet Karapetyan Decision (unanimous) 3 3:00 Welterweight Championship Tournament Semi Final
Superfight Series
Featherweight   Mosab Amrani def.   Yuta Kubo Decision (unanimous) 3 3:00
Welterweight   Artur Kyshenko def.   Masayuki Kenmun Decision (unanimous) 3 3:00
Welterweight   Alexander Stetsurenko def.   Karim Ghajji Decision (unanimous) 3 3:00 Welterweight Championship Tournament Reserve Bout
Heavyweight   Anderson Silva def.   Remy Bonjasky Decision (unanimous) 3 3:00
Heavyweight   Hesdy Gerges def.   Ewerton Teixeira Decision (unanimous) 3 3:00
Heavyweight   Sergey Kharitonov def.   Jerome Le Banner Decision (unanimous) 3 3:00

[27][28]

2013 Glory Welterweight World Championship Tournament bracketEdit

Semi-finals Final
      
  Nieky Holzken DEC
  Karapet Karapetyan 3-0
  Nieky Holzken KO
  Joseph Valtellini R3.
  Joseph Valtellini KO
  Raymond Daniels R3.

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