These are tonight’s GLORY 45 live results and updates from the, GLORY 45 SuperFight Series & Undercard from Sporthalen Zuid, Amsterdam, headlined by, Jason Wilnis vs. Yousri Belgaroui.
As well as a 4-man Light-heavyweight Contender Tournament; and nine fights before the main card event, GLORY 45 Amsterdam takes place later tonight which, is headlined by, GLORY featherweight champion, Robin van Roosmalen vs. Serhiy Adamchuck.
GLORY 45 SuperFight Series – Live Results & Updates:
All fights listed below in with the earlier fights lower down the page. So, scroll down below to find out the live updates and results of both fight cards.
Jason Wilnis vs. Yousri Belgaroui, 85kg/Middleweight Title Eliminator:
Winner: Yousri Belgaroui def. Jason Wilnis by Rd1 TKO (cut forehead/eyebrow from high knee).
Am emphatic TKO victory for the ‘Babyface Ninja’ who, dominated the fight in the unfinished opening round. Despite occasionally being on/near the ropes and being pressured into corners, the height, reach and power were decisive factors for Yousri finally securing his title fight come GLORY: Redemption (GLORY 49) in Rotterdam on December 9, 2017.
Zakaria Zouggary vs. Massaro Glunder, 65kg:
Winner: Zouggary def. Glunder by unanimous decision.
Tyjani Beztati vs. Yodkhunpon Sitmonchai, 70kg:
First two rounds: Nice moments by both fighters and Yod Sitmonchai’s head movement has been good at avoiding some speedy hooks and punches from Beztati. (Third round was preparing for interviews).
Winner: Tyjani Beztati defeats Yod Sitmonchai via unanimous decision.
Eyevan Danenberg vs. Wellington Iega, 77kg:
Danenberg with a knockdown in an exciting first round but Irga recovered somehow!
Another knockdown by Danenberg of Iega…recovers…second knockdown…recovers and continues but its over! KO stoppage.
Winner: Eyevan Danenberg by Rd2 KO (after three knockdowns before).
Kevin Hessling vs. Stoyan Koprivlenski, 73kg catchweight:
An active opening round with Stoyan growing as the round went on but Hessling started off the first round looking quite handy with his boxing for Kickboxing.
Tempo/pace of the fight noticeably decreased but the fight va still go either way though.
Both fighter put in anothe shift but Kevin seemed to perhaps been the more active of the two with his volume of striking.
Winner: Kevin Hessling via unanimous decision.
GLORY 45 Undercard (3×3 mins rounds) – Results:
Kevin van Heeckeren draws with Mike Sprangh:
Very exciting first round with van Heeckeren starting off brilliantly dictating the opening round until caught with a powerful knee by Sprangh resulting in a knockdown.
A close fight in the end but Kevin managed to get back into the fight in rounds two and theee as Sprangh’s energy levels seemed to hold him back from capitalising on the earlier knockdown that had van Heeckeren rocked.
Both young fighters are highly talented kickboxers and a future rematch is inevitable as they both develop their careers (hopefully) with GLORY. Follow these two closely and remember their names.
Jakob Styben def. Mo Amine by decision – Reserve bout for Light-heavyweight Contender Tournament.
Anil Cabri def. Brahim Boukerch by technical equipment failure (lost mouthgaurd and didn’t have replacement in corner).
Max van Gelder def. Brian Tweeboom by decision.
Photo credit: Featured image by, James Law/Glory Sports International.