GLORY 29 Copenhagen and GLORY 29 SuperFight Series – Results and Photo Galleries
By PDG Staff
On Saturday, April 16, GLORY hosted GLORY 29 Copenhagen and GLORY 29 SuperFight Series from Forum Copenhagen in Denmark.
GLORY 29 was headlined by Nieky Holzken and Yoann Kongolo as Holzken put his GLORY Welterweight Title on the line. GLORY 29 also featured the Heavyweight Contender Tournament as Ismael Londt, Anderson Silva, Jahfarr Wilnis and Kirill Kornilov battled for a chance to face GLORY Heavyweight Champion Rico Verhoeven. Rounding out the Copenhagen card was Serhiy Adamchuk versus Mohammed El-Mir.
The GLORY 29 SuperFight Series featured the hard hitting Zack Mwekassa versus Zinedine Hameur-Lain and a slew of other fighters seeking to increase their respective rankings in the GLORY heavyweight, welterweight and lightweight divisions including Harut Grigorian, Tomas Mozny and Abou Karim Chorr.
The five-fight card for GLORY 29 Copenhagen aired live on ESPN3 and was replayed on ESPN2. The five-fight card for GLORY 29 SuperFight Series aired live on UFC FIGHT PASS.
GLORY 29 COPENHAGEN RESULTS:
Welterweight Title Headline Bout: Nieky Holzken def. Yoann Kongolo via Decision
Heavyweight Contender Tournament Finals: Ismael Londt def. Jahfarr Wilnis via Decision
Lightweight Co-Headline Bout: Serhiy Adamchuk def. Mohammed El-Mir via Decision
Heavyweight Contender Tournament Bout: Ismael Londt def. Anderson Silva via Decision
Heavyweight Contender Tournament Bout: Jahfarr Wilnis def. Kirill Kornilov via Decision
GLORY 29 SUPERFIGHT SERIES RESULTS:
Light-Heavyweight Headline Bout: Zack Mwekassa def. Zinedine Hameur-Lain via Decision
Heavyweight Bout: Tomas Mozny def. Cihad Kepenek via Extra Round Decision
Welterweight Bout: Meran Zangana def. Jonatan Oliveira via TKO (Knockdowns) Round 3
Lightweight Bout: Abou Karim Chorr def. Rhassan Muhareb via Decision
Welterweight Bout: Harut Grigorian def. Maximo Suarez via KO (Strikes) Round 1