GLORY Sports International

Marshall Zelaznik Appointed Chief Executive Officer of Glory Sports International

Seasoned sports media executive to lead global growth of international combat sports brand AMSTERDAM – Glory Sports International (GSI), parent company of GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced the appointment of. Marshall Zelaznik as Chief Executive Officer, leading the company’s global operations. The appointment is effective immediately. “From the time I was…

Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix Fedor vs Mir

Bellator’s Heavyweight World Grand Prix Continues with Dream Matchup Between Fedor Emilianenko and Frank Mir at Allstate Arena on April 28

LOS ANGELES – The third opening round matchup in 2018’s Bellator Heavyweight World Grand Prix will feature the greatest heavyweight of all time Fedor Emelianenko (36-5, 1 NC) taking on former world champion Frank Mir (18-11) in Bellator’s return to Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill. on Saturday, April 28. An exclusive online presale for this…

The Dangers of Dehydration

In late 2016 the BC Athletic Commission (BCAC) became aware that many of our combat sport contestants were engaging in extreme measures to cut weight for competition. BCAC subsequently worked with the University of Fraser Valley to undertake a scientific study for determination of both the short and long term health impacts of dehydration related…

Kiev, Ukraine

2018 ISKA Amateur Members Association World Championships Split into Two Events

Due to the popularity of the event and the high attendance, for 2018 the ISKA Amateur Members Association World Championships will be split into two separate events. Ring Sports, Kickboxing, K-1 Rules and Thaiboxing will be staged in Ukraine at the Kiev International Exhibition Centre 1st to 6th May 2018. This event will also include…

GLORY 50 Heavyweight Kickboxing Tournament

Heavyweight Tournament at GLORY 50 Chicago Highlighted by Top-Five Talent

GLORY 50 Chicago Contender Tournament to Feature Top-Ranked Heavyweights Benjamin Adegbuyi (#1), D’Angelo Marshall (#3), Guto Inocente (#5) and Junior Tafa DENVER – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league today announced the nearly finalized fight cards for GLORY 50 Chicago and GLORY 50 SuperFight Series, to be broadcast live from UIC Pavillion – located on…

Bellator 195 Caldwell vs Higo

Darrion Caldwell to Defend Bellator Bantamweight Championship Against Leandro Higo on March 2 at Winstar World Casino and Resort

LOS ANGELES – The Bellator bantamweight championship will be up for grabs Friday, March 2 when Darrion Caldwell (11-1) makes his first title defense against Leandro Higo (18-3) at Bellator 195 inside WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, Okla., the same venue where “The Wolf” captured the belt earlier this year. “Darrion Caldwell is…