The former Glory Ww and WAKO Pro Mw champion Cedric Doumbe entered this fight with a professional kickboxing record of 67-6-1 (39 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.2 super middleweight in the world. He has fought three times in 2017 beating Yoann Kongolo (=Doumbe vs Kongolo III) and Nieky Holzken (=Doumbe vs Holzken II) but then he lost to Murthel Groenhart (=Doumbe vs Groenhart II).
His opponent, the former Wbc, Iska, Wmc, Wako Pro and current Wkn world champion Yohan Lidon, has an official record of 93-36-1 (56 knockouts) and he entered as the No.8 in the same weight class. He has already fought four times in 2017 defeating Patrik Vidakovics, Djibril Ehouo and Florian Kroger but before his last victory against Kroger he had lost to Yoann Kongolo (=Lidon vs Kongolo). In their first fight Doumbe was defeated by Lidon by unanimous decision (October 23, 2014); this second fight is on the undercard of Artem Vakhitov vs Ariel Machado – Glory 47. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Glory 47: Lyon
Where: Palais des Sports de Gerland, Lyon, France
Division: catchweight (169.8 lbs, 77 kg)
Doumbe’s previous fight: Cedric Doumbe vs Murthel Groenhart 2
Doumbe’s next fight: Cedric Doumbe vs Alim Nabiev
Doumbe vs Lidon 2 fight video:
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Lidon vs Doumbe starts at 51:16