On Saturday, Oct. 26, GLORY Kickboxing returns to Lyon, France for its 70th event.
In the night’s main event, former welterweight champion Murthel Groenhart clashes with American Troy Jones for interim gold. Groenhart was originally slated to challenge current titleholder Cédric Doumbé, but the Frenchman was forced to withdraw due to injury. The Dutch fighter Groenhart will look to rebound from a loss to recent title challenger Alim Nabiev. Jones enters the match-up carrying a 13-1 record that includes 11 knockouts. He was most recently in action at GLORY 68 in Miami, scoring a first-round knockout.
The action kicks off with a live preliminary-card stream on YouTube at 11 a.m. ET. The night’s SuperFight Series takes place at 1 p.m. ET on UFC Fight Pass. The GLORY 70 main card begins at 3 p.m. ET, also on UFC Fight Pass.
The fighters hit the scales on Friday, Oct. 25. Video of the action appears above, while the results are posted below.
GLORY 69 Weigh-in Results
Murthel Groenhart (76.3 kg) vs. Troy Jones (76.4 kg) – for interim welterweight title
Donovan Wisse (84.4 kg) vs. Jason Wilnis (84 kg)
Abdellah Ezbiri (64.3 kg) vs. Zakaria Zouggary (64.6 kg)
Michael Palandre (70 kg) vs. Bruno Gazani (69.9 kg)
Kirill Kornilov (110.2 kg) vs. Nordine Mahieddine (104.6 kg)
Matěj Peňáz (84.7 kg) vs. Yassine Ahaggan (84.4 kg)
Jamie Bates (77 kg) vs. Vedat Hoduk (76.8 kg)
Guerric Billet (69.4 kg) vs. Mohammed Hendouf (69.9 kg)
Thong Fairtex (64.5 kg) vs. Masaya Kubo (64.9 kg)
Cedric Do (76.5 kg) vs. Mehdi Kada (75.8 kg)
Anaëlle Angerville (54.8 kg) vs. Maria Lobo (54.7 kg)
Yoann Mermoux (64.6 kg) vs. Said Ahamada (64.8 kg)
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