Review: 2014-06-21, good fight with an exciting finish: the third fight between Simon Marcus and Joe Schilling gets three stars. The undefeated Simon Marcus entered this fight with a professional kickboxing record of 39-0-1 and he is ranked as the No.1 light heavyweight in the world, the only man who stopped him in a draw was Chidi Njokuani in 2013; he has already fought three times in 2014 beating Li Bei, Israel Adesanya and Vehas TopKing.
His opponent, Joe Schilling, has an official record of 15-6-0 and he entered as the No.3 cruiserweight, he fought three times in 2013 defeating Kengo Shimizu and Artem Levin but then he lost to Wayne Barrett (=Schilling vs Barrett). In both the first and second fights, Marcus beat Schilling; this third fight is the quarter-final of the Glory middleweight championship tournament; undercard of Rico Verhoeven vs Daniel Ghita 2 – Glory 17. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: GLORY 17 Los Angeles: Last Man Standing
Where: The Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
Division: catchweight (187.4 lbs, 85 kg)
Glory 17 fight card (main fights):
Rico Verhoeven vs Daniel Ghita 2
Joe Schilling vs Artem Levin 2 final
Marc de Bonte vs Joseph Valtellini
Simon Marcus vs Joe Schilling 3 quarterfinal
Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic vs Jarrell Miller 2
Andy Ristie vs Ky Hollenbeck
Schilling’s previous fight: Joe Schilling vs Wayne Barrett
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(Amateur highlights video)
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