GLORY 24 Fight Card Finalized; Jacoby-Barrett Serves as Co-Headliner

An elbow injury suffered in training has delayed the return of kickboxing veteran and former MMA stand-out Pat “HD” Barry to the GLORY ring. It was announced last week that Barry would face hungry newcomer Karl Roberson in the co-headline bout of GLORY 24 Denver on Oct. 9. No timetable has been given for Barry’s return.

Levin vs. Schilling 3 Tops GLORY 24 Denver on Oct. 9

GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced the headline bout for its next pure striking event, as Magness Arena in Denver plays host to GLORY 24 and the highly anticipated third fight of a championship trilogy on Oct. 9.

Looking to settle the score in this rubber match, reigning GLORY Middleweight World Champion Artem “The Lion” Levin (50-4-2, 33 KO) will defend kickboxing’s most prestigious title against bitter rival and #2-ranked contender Joe “Stitch ‘Em Up” Schilling (19-6, 11 KO).

FN Video: WAMTAC: Honour and Glory 2

Fight Network attended WAMTAC: Honour and Glory 2 on Aug. 15 in Georgetown, ON. featuring amateur Muay Thai action with words from Zubair Khan, Jeff Joslin, Alin Halmagean and WAMTAC heavyweight champ Craig Gadd.

Video – This Was GLORY 23: Behind the Scenes in Las Vegas

Nieky Holzken​ claimed the GLORY welterweight belt, Xavier Vigney​ took a big win in the co-headline event, and Dustin Jacoby​ plowed through the middleweight qualification tournament. The latest installment in our “This was GLORY” series is out, check out “This was GLORY 23: Las Vegas.”

Daley-Gonzalez Kickboixng Bout Added to Bellator: Dynamite 1

Furthering “Bellator MMA: Dynamite 1” as the premier combat sports event of 2015, Bellator MMA competitors Paul Daley and Fernando Gonzalez will set up shop inside the GLORY kickboxing ring and showcase their superior striking skills during the must-see Spike-televised main card, which emanates September 19 from the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif.

The landmark spectacle will see both a Bellator cage and a Glory kickboxing ring on one arena floor at the same time — something that has yet to be seen in the combat sports landscape. In the evening’s main event, Tito Ortiz (18-11) will challenge undefeated Liam McGeary (10-0) for the Bellator Light Heavyweight World Championship.

Third World Title Fight Added to Bellator MMA: Dynamite 1

A third championship fight will take place on the already stacked “Bellator MMA: Dynamite 1” card, this time in Glory kickboxing’s featherweight division. Canadian World Champion Gabriel Varga (26-2, 8 KO) will defend his title against Ukrainian challenger Serhiy Adamchuck (29-5, 14 KO).

GLORY 23 Las Vegas Weigh-in Results, Photos & Video

On Thursday, Aug. 6, GLORY hosted the weigh-ins for GLORY 23 and GLORY SuperFight Series Las Vegas. The five-fight card for GLORY 23, including the GLORY Welterweight World Championship fight and one-night, four-man Middleweight Qualification Tournament, airs tomorrow, Aug. 7, LIVE on SPIKE TV at 11/10c from The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas.

Video – GLORY 23 Las Vegas: Open Workout Highlights

Nieky Holzken, Xavier Vigney, and Daniel ‘The Warrior’ Sam all put on a show for the media and revealed the absolutely brilliant new GLORY Gloves, designed by the best in the business: Hayabusa Fightwear

Video – Countdown to GLORY 23 Las Vegas Full Show

Watch the full preview show for GLORY 23 Las Vegas on Aug. 7 from Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, featuring Nieky Holzken vs. Raymond Daniels for the vacant welterweight title, plus a one-night, single-elimination middleweight contender tournament.

GLORY 205 Title Bout Added to Bellator 142: Dynamite

On Saturday, September 19, Bellator MMA will present a landmark event in American combat sports history with “Bellator 142: Dynamite,” featuring Tito Ortiz taking on Bellator Light Heavyweight World Champion Liam McGeary. A spectacle so big, it will include two fields of battle – a Bellator cage and a Glory kickboxing ring, takes place at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., and airs live and free on Spike at 9/8c.

GLORY Programming to Air on Kix, Ring.bg, Sky, Sport TV

GLORY Sports International (GSI), parent company of the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced television deals with four broadcast partners, including three renewals and one new addition to the growing number of territories where GLORY’s non-stop action can be seen. Brokered by Total Sports Asia (TSA), the deals with KIX (covering Southeast Asia), RING.BG (covering Bulgaria), SKY (covering New Zealand) and Sport TV (covering Portugal) will deliver live GLORY, GLORY SuperFight Series and GLORY Rewind content to nearly 12 million subscribers.

Video Highlights & Results – Legacy Kickboxing 3

Highlights from tonight’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY KICKBOXING 3 are available here, presented by AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello.

Video – GLORY 23 Las Vegas: Raymond Daniels Special

Raymond Daniels is an absolute legend in the world of traditional martial arts, and a real inspiration to the people around him. Raymond has won every major sport karate title there is, and on August 7, he’s coming for the biggest prize in full contact kickboxing – the GLORY championship belt.