Featherweight Title Fight Added to GLORY 25 MILAN

Another title will be on the line at GLORY 25 MILAN.

The now completed card taking place on November 6 from the Palaper in Monza, Italy already features the return of Giorgio Petrosyan, who will take on the fast-rising Josh Jauncey, as well as a lightweight title fight between Robin van Roosmalen and Sittichai Sitsongpeenong.

There will also be a one-night, four-man welterweight “Contender” tournament.

The world’s leading kickboxing promotion has also announced that a featherweight title fight between champion Gabriel Varga and Serhiy Adamchuk — originally scheduled for Bellator 142: Dynamite 1 — will headline the Superfight Series portion of the fight card.

Varga (26-2) has won four fights in a row and defeated Mosab Amrani at GLORY 20 to win the promotion’s first featherweight championship. Adamchuk (29-5) won his only GLORY fight over Marat Grigorian back in June.

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The four welterweights and two semifinal matchups were also announced for the GLORY 25 “Contender” tournament. Dutch veteran Murthel “The Predator” Groenhart (56-18-3) will take on Nicola Gallo (22-9-1) of Italy, and Swiss boxer-Muay thai fighter Yoann Kongolo (60-5) is set to face Frenchman Karim “Gadjetboy” Ghajji (93-10-1).


The winner will face current welterweight champion Nieky Holzken at GLORY 26 on Dec. 4, 2015 in Amsterdam.

The full lineup for GLORY 25 MILAN is below:

Lightweight Title Headline Bout: Robin van Roosmalen (c) vs. Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong
Welterweight Tournament Final Bout: Winner of Bout A vs. Winner of Bout B
Lightweight Co-Headline Bout: Giorgio Petrosyan vs. Josh Jauncey
Welterweight Tournament Semifinal Bout B: Yoann Kongolo vs. Karim Ghajji
Welterweight Tournament Semifinal Bout A: Murthel Groenhart vs. Nicola Gallo

Featherweight Title Headline Bout: Gabriel Varga (c) vs. Serhiy Adamchuk
Light Heavyweight Bout: Danyo Ilunga vs. Artem Vakhitov
Middleweight Bout: Samir Boukhidous vs. Vittorio Iermano
Welterweight Tournament Reserve Bout: Stefano Bruno vs. Hosam Radwan
Lightweight Bout: Anatoliy Moiseev vs. Teo Mikelic

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