Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-09-04, close kickboxing fight but not so exciting: Alex Pereira vs Artem Vakhitov 2 gets two stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Kickboxing Fights of 2021).
Vakhitov vs Pereira 2 is valid for the Glory light heavyweight title (Pereira’s first defense); undercard of Badr Hari vs Arkadiusz Wrzosek – Glory 78. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Alex Pereira record
The current Glory light-Hw, former Glory Mw and Wako world champion Alex Pereira entered this fight with a pro kickboxing record of 33-6-0 (21 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 super cruiserweight in the world.
He lost to Yousri Belgaroui in 2017, but then he has won nine matches taking revenge on Belgaroui twice and defeating Ertugrul Bayrak (Alex Pereira vs Ertugrul Bayrak) and Artem Vakhitov in his last two (Artem Vakhitov vs Alex Pereira I).
If you want to watch Pereira’s best fights, here are two matches ranked in the top 10 Users’ kickboxing Fights of the Year:
Artem Vakhitov record
His opponent, the former WMC muay thai and Glory light-Hw champ Artem Vakhitov, has an official record of 21-6-0 (8 knockouts) and he entered as the No.2 in the super cruiserweight division.
Before losing to Pereira in his last match (Artem Vakhitov vs Alex Pereira I), he had beat Donegi Abena in 2019 (Artem Vakhitov vs Donegi Abena).
If you want to watch one of Vakhitov’s best fights, we suggest Artem Vakhitov vs Danyo Ilunga 2, match that took second place in the top 10 Users’ kickboxing Fights of the Year 2018.
Glory 78 info
Event: Glory 78: Rotterdam
Where: Rotterdam Ahoy, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Division: super cruiserweight (210 lbs, 95.5 kg)
Title: Glory light heavyweight Championship title
Pereira vs Vakhitov 2 full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Alex Pereira vs Artem Vakhitov 2 as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post.
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Pereira vs Vakhitov 2 result
Artem Vakhitov defeated Alex Pereira via majority decision.