BROOMFIELD, Colo. — GLORY kickboxers hit the scales earlier today (Thurs., Oct. 20, 2016) at Dave & Busters for the GLORY 34 fight card, which takes place this Friday night at 1STBANK Center.
The five-fight main card will be headlined by a Welterweight title fight between current champion, Nieky Holzken (89-11), and No.1-ranked contender Murthel Groenhart (60-20-3). In the co-main event, former Middleweight champion, Simon Marcus (44-3-2) takes on Dustin Jacoby (9-7) in a rematch from GLORY 30, where Marcus won by unanimous decision.
The one-night, four-man contender tournament will take place in the Light Heavyweight division. In the semifinal match ups, Ariel Machado (43-7) faces GLORY newcomer, Yousmi Belgaroui, and Israel Adesanya (63-3) takes on Robert Thomas (8-4).
GLORY 34 Weigh-In Results:
Nieky Holzken (169.5 lbs) vs. Murthel Groenhart (168.5 lbs)
Dustin Jacoby (186.5 lbs) vs. Simon Marcus (186 lbs)
Israel Adesanya (187.4 lbs) vs. Robert Thomas (186 lbs)
Ariel Machado (186 lbs) vs. Yousri Belgaroui (186.5 lbs)
Gabriel Varga (142 lbs) vs. Robin van Roosmalen (142.5 lbs)
Saulo Cavalari (209 lbs) vs. Brian Douwes (209.5 lbs)
Casey Greene (171 lbs) vs. Tongchai Sitsongpeenong (169 lbs)
Richard Abraham (171 lbs)* vs. Michael Mathatha (168.5 lbs)
Justin Houghton (150 lbs) vs. Jonathon Wyderko (150 lbs)
Zack Wells tournament reserve (186 lbs)
*Abraham originally weighed in at 171.5 lbs but made weight on his second try
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