With a little over a week until GLORY’s return to the United Kingdom, the organization announced the featured bout of GLORY 54’s preliminary fights.
ISKA European champion Nicola Kaye will face off against Christi Brereton at a catchweight of 55kg, as two of the top ranked fighters in England face off.
Also featured in a spot as a reserve in the GLORY 54 welterweight tournament, Liverpudlian fighter Kevin Ward looks to battle Wilker Barros, in a clash of the two top UK welterweights. Both fighters are well versed in Muay Thai and will be gunning to take the alternate spot in that evening’s tournament.
The five-fight GLORY 54 preliminary card can be found below:
GLORY 54 Prelims
Welterweight Tournament Reserve Bout: Kevin Ward vs. Wilker Barros
Catchweight (55 kg) Bout: Christi Brereton vs. Nicola Kaye
Lightweight Bout: Vinny Church vs. Ben Woolliss
Catchweight (68 kg) Bout: Brad Stanton vs. Joe Himsworth
Lightweight Bout: Dean Pattinson vs. Ciaran Smith
GLORY 54 SuperFight Series
Light Heavyweight Headline Bout: Danyo Ilunga vs. Fraser Weightman
Lightweight Co-Headline Bout: Christian Baya vs. Josh Jauncey
Welterweight Bout: Richard Abraham vs. Adam Hadfield
Lightweight Bout: Marat Grigorian vs. Liu Xu
Lightweight Bout: Elvis Gashi vs. William Goldie-Galloway
Welterweight Tournament Semifinal Bout 2: Mark Timms vs. Dawid Blaszke
Welterweight Tournament Semifinal Bout 1: Jamie Bates vs. Tommie King
GLORY 54 Birmingham
Heavyweight Title Headline Bout: Rico Verhoeven vs. Mladen Brestovac
Welterweight Title Co-Headline Bout: Harut Grigorian vs. Alim Nabiyev
Featherweight Bout: Bailey Sugden vs. Aleksei Ulianov
Featherweight Bout: Adrian Maxim vs. Chenglong Zhang