The current Glory Mw and former Wako world champion Alex Pereira entered this fight with a pro kickboxing record of 41-6-0 (30 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 cruiserweight in the world. He lost to Yousri Belgaroui in 2017, but then he has won seven bouts taking revenge on Belgaroui twice and beating Simon Marcus (Alex Pereira vs Simon Marcus 2), Jason Wilnis (Alex Pereira vs Jason Wilnis 3) and Donegi Abena in his last three (Alex Pereira vs Donegi Abena).
His opponent, Ertugrul Bayrak, has a record of 18-6-0 (5 knockouts) but he lost to Maxim Vorovski last year; after this fight he has won over Donovan Wisse and Jakob Styben. Pereira vs Bayrak is valid for the Glory middleweight title; undercard of Rico Verhoeven vs Badr Hari 2 – Glory Collision 2 (or Glory 74: Arnhem). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Glory Collision 2 (or Glory 74: Arnhem)
Where: GelreDome, Arnhem, Netherlands
Division: catchweight (187.4 lbs, 85 kg)
Title: Glory middleweight Championship
Pereira’s previous fight: Alex Pereira vs Donegi Abena
Pereira vs Bayrak fight video:
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