The former K-1 World Max and Glory champion Giorgio Petrosyan entered this fight with a professional kickboxing record of 78-2-2 (35 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.5 super welterweight in the world. ‘The Doctor’ suffered his second defeat of his career in 2013 during the semifinal of the Glory lightweight tournament against Andy Ristie (=Petrosyan vs Andy Ristie), since then he has fought twice beating Erkan Varol (=Petrosyan vs Varol) and Enriko Kehl (=Petrosyan vs Kehl).
His opponent, Xu Yan, has an official record of 38-15-1 (20 knockouts) and he suffered his last loss in 2014 when he faced Yoshihiro Sato, after this bout he has won four consecutive fights. Petrosyan vs Yan is valid for the Hero Legends -70kg title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Hero Legends 2015
Where: Mingsha Mountain, Dunhuang, China
Division: super welterweight (154 lbs, 69.9 kg)
Title: Hero Legends -70kg Championship
Petrosyan’s previous fight: Giorgio Petrosyan vs Enriko Kehl
Petrosyan’s next fight: Giorgio Petrosyan vs Josh Jauncey
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