Wednesday, 17 July 2013
GLORY 10: 'Los Angeles' middleweight tournament announced for Sept. 28
The elimination World Championship Tournament will see an international mix of some of the best Middleweight fighters on the planet, including #1 ranked contender Artem "The Lion" Levin (69-5-1, 31 KOs) of Russia, the pride of England Stephen "The Surgeon" Wakeling (37-4-1, 15 KOs), hometown favorite Joe Schilling (13-5, 10 KOs), and from the Netherlands, Jason Wilnis (19-2-1, 4 KOs). To win the one-night tournament and earn the Glory Middleweight World Championship, these fighters will have to fight and win twice.
Headlining Glory 10 is a Heavyweight match-up between Pride and Strikeforce MMA star Sergei Kharitonov (19-5, 9 KOs MMA/3-3, 3 KOs Kickboxing) and southpaw knock out artist Jérôme Le Banner (75-21, 60 KOs).
The co-main event will feature fast paced Lightweight (154lbs/70kg) action as world #2 contender Robin van Roosmalen (29-5, 19 KOs) tests himself against the heavy hands of Swiss striker Shemsi Beqiri (72-8, 31 KOs).
Tickets for Glory 10 Los Angeles, priced from $35.00, are on sale only at AXS.com.
Doors at Citizens Business Bank Arena will open at 5 p.m. PST and the first preliminary bout will begin at 5:30 p.m PST.
For more information, visit www.gloryworldseries.com.