The current Glory Fw and former Glory Lw champion Robin van Roosmalen entered this fight with a professional kickboxing record of 50-16-3 (13 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.5 welterweight in the world. He lost the rematch with Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong in 2016 (Roosmalen vs Sitthichai 2) but then he has won four fights beating Petchpanomrung Kiatmookao (Roosmalen vs Petchpanomrung) and Sergey Adamchuk in his last two (Robin van Roosmalen vs Sergey Adamchuk).
His opponent, the interim Glory Fw champion Kevin VanNostrand, has an official record of 17-1-0 and he entered as the No.9 in the same weight class. He suffered his only loss when he faced Giga Chikadze in 2016 (Vannostrand vs Chikadze), after this bout he has won four fights taking revenge on Chikadze in 2017 and then defeating Mo Abdurahman and Anvar Boynazarov (Kevin VanNostrand vs Anvar Boynazarov). Roosmalen vs VanNostrand, main event of Glory 52, is valid for the Glory featherweight championship title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Glory 52: Los Angeles
Where: Pacific Room, Los Angeles, California, USA
Division: catchweight (143.3 lbs, 65 kg)
Title: Glory featherweight championship
Roosmalen’s previous fight: Robin van Roosmalen vs Sergey Adamchuk
VanNostrand’s previous fight: Kevin VanNostrand vs Anvar Boynazarov
VanNostrand’s next fight: Petchpanomrung Kiatmookao vs Kevin VanNostrand
Roosmalen’s next fight: Robin van Roosmalen vs Petchpanomrung Kiatmookao 2
Roosmalen vs VanNostrand fight video:
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