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Gökhan Saki intent on becoming a “legend of MMA” as UFC debut looms

K-1 legend, Gökhan Saki, was recently on Dubai Eye Sport radio talking about all things Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Maywether and his future with the UFC, having recently signed for the world’s leading MMA promotion. When Saki had announced he’d signed for the UFC, he’d stated that he was the promotion’s best signing since McGregor who, had […]

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Jordann Pikeur has ‘unfinished business with the K-1’ World Grand Prix

Jordann Pikeur was the runner up in the 2015 70kg K-1 World Grand Prix, having lost the final by round one TKO to the Grand Prix winner, Marat Grigorian. Back then in 2015, Pikeur had beaten former Yokkao champion, Sanny Dhalbeck in the semi-finals by way of a second round TKO. Pikeur spoke to K1Anoop after […]

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Yousri Belgaroui thinks GLORY champion, Simon Marcus, “grew a big pussy”

Yousri Belgaroui won the 4-man middleweight contender tournament at GLORY 40 Copenhagen and was expecting to make a swift challenge for Simon Marcus‘s title. Instead, the bout has been delayed until further notice and “The Babyface Ninja” who, was in-attendance at GLORY 42 Paris, alleges that the current GLORY middleweight champion, is deliberately stalling their title-fight. “It’s […]

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GLORY 41: Behind the scenes | K1Anoop’s Vlog

K1Anoop spent 24 hours in the Netherlands in-between, Amsterdam and Den Bosch for GLORY 41 which, was headlined by, Rico Verhoeven vs. Ismael Lazaar. Get some real insight into what you don’t usually see on TV when there’s a GLORY Kickboxing event going down featuring, a who’s who from the world of GLORY Kickboxing, Bellator […]

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GLORY 41 Den Bosch: Extended Highlights Video and Results

GLORY 41 took place in Den Bosch on May 20, 2017 in an eventful night of elite kickboxing stacked with two fight cards; a 4-man heavyweight tournament; a disqualification; multiple knockdowns and another close (or controversial some might argue) decision involving, Robin van Roosmalen who, reclaimed his GLORY featherweight title against another Thai in, Petchpanomrung Kiatmookao; and Rico Verhoeven was […]

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Chris Mauceri | The K1Anoop Show | Episode 112

Lion Fight and K-1 veteran, Chris Mauceri, returns from the last nine months of inactivity due to injuries and looks ahead at his upcoming fight with Chinese kickboxer, Yuhang Xie, at GLORY 40 SuperFight Series in Copenhagen on April 29, 2017. Also, Chris gives his take on why Muay Thai and kickboxing has had its struggles in the North Americas […]

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Niclas Larsen | The K1Anoop Show | Episode 112

Niclas Larsen, will co-headline GLORY 40 Copenhagen against, Muay Thai prodigy, Yodkhunpon Sitmonchai. This will be Larsen’s second fight following his return to action, after serious ill-health (and an absence of almost three years) from word kickboxing and Muay Thai. If Larsen is victorious against Yodkhunpon then he is set to gain entry as one of four […]

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Abdou Karim Chorr | The K1Anoop Show | Episode 112

Abdou Karim Chorr returns to GLORY Kickboxing since defeating Rhassan Muhareb at GLORY 29. In his last outing at Rumble of the Kings four months ago, Chorr emphatically knocked-out former Yokkao world champion, Sanny Dahlbeck. Having won the unofficial ‘Battle of Swedish Muay Thai’, a potential GLORY contract now awaits Chorr if he can continue his run of good form and overcome Youssef Assouik at […]

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Jamie Bates | The K1Anoop Show | Episode 112

Jamie Bates guested on The K1Anoop Show Ep. 112 at the start of this week, prior-to making his GLORY Kickboxing debut against, Richard Abraham. The UK vs. USA macth-up will headline, GLORY 40 SuperFight Series in Copenhagen on April 29, 2017. Bates had successfully secured a two-fight contract with GLORY, after recently defeating ISKA world champion, Kev Ward at the Road to Glory UK event […]

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Road to Glory UK – Full Fight: Jamie Bates vs. Kev Ward

Jamie Bates vs. Kev Ward headlined the Road to Glory UK event in March 2017 which, would secure the winner of this match-up (80kg catchweight) with, a two-fight contract with GLORY Kickboxing. Both men are experienced fighters and Ward is an ISKA world champion, however, Bates would win by decision and go on to make […]

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