The former K-1, Kunlun and current Glory Lw champion Marat Grigorian entered this fight with a professional kickboxing record of 62-11-1 (35 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 super welterweight in the world. He lost to Sittichai Sitsongpeenong last year (Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong vs Marat Grigorian 4) but then he has beat Christian Baya, took revenge on Sittichai in their fifth bout (Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong vs Marat Grigorian 5) and has defeated Tyjani Beztati (Marat Grigorian vs Tyjani Beztati).
His opponent, the undefeated Elvis Gashi, has a perfect record of 23-0-0 (11 knockouts) and in his last three bouts he has won over William Goldie-Galloway, Nick Chasteen and Justin Houghton. Grigorian vs Gashi, main event of Glory 73, is valid for the Glory lightweight title (Grigorian’s second defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Glory 73: Shenzhen
Where: Shenzhen Bay Sports Center, Shenzhen, China
Division: super welterweight (154 lbs, 69.9 kg)
Title: Glory Lightweight Championship
Grigorian’s previous fight: Marat Grigorian vs Tyjani Beztati
Grigorian vs Gashi fight video:
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