Hi all! Glory is coming back! Make sure you mark February 26th in your calendar as GLORY 27 has some exciting news for all kickboxing fans out there.
GLORY 27 is scheduled to take place on February 26th at Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Illinois.
The Glory Superfight Series for Glory 27 will be exclusively available online, via a pay-per-view (PPV) live stream. Our partners Eversport are taking care for the live stream. The show is geo-blocked in ex-Yugoslavia, but will be available to fans in the US. Follow the link and watch the live stream at: http://eversport.tv/fight-sports/glory-world-series/2016/2/27/glory-27-chicago
The GLORY 27 co-main event and the four participants for the middleweight “Contender” tournament for GLORY 27 are the following:
The fight card will be headlined by a middleweight title bout between current GLORY middleweight champion Artem Levin (51-4-2) and No. 1-ranked contender Simon Marcus (42-2). The two fought to a draw at GLORY 21, which took place last May.
Marcus won their first meeting at Lion Fight 9 by unanimous decision back in 2013.
The promotion also announced the featherweight co-main event between Giga Chikadze (33-4) and Anvar “The Uzbek” Boynazarov (80-21-2). The fight is a rematch from GLORY 23, where Boynazarov won by decision.
In the semifinal matchups for the night’s four-man middleweight “Contender” tournament, Dustin Jacoby (7-6) takes on Mike Lemaire (17-2) and Wayne Barrett (5-4) will face Robert Thomas (8-3).