Sitsongpeenong-Grigorian Set For GLORY 57
At Monday’s press conference for GLORY’s return to China with GLORY 57: Shenzhen, set the table for the fourth meeting between lightweight champion “Killer Kid” Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong and challenger Marat Grigorian on August 25th.
Sitsongpeenong looks to secure his fifth successful title defense, Grigorian looks to change the momentum of his career series against the lightweight titlist, as he is 0-3 in his career against Sitsongpeenong
GLORY also announced the first round match-ups for a one night tournament, featuring all Chinese lightweights, looking for a spot in the GLORY Rankings.
(No. 1) Liu Xu vs. Junchen Zhao
(No. 2) Tiehan Xu vs. Chao Wang
(No. 3) Li Deng vs. Alimu
(No. 4) Lei Feng vs. Wensheng Zhang
Renowned Sanda fighter Zhang Kaiyin has also been added to the card, as well as the signing of Charlene Houghton, who is expected to debut later this year.