Rico Verhoeven entered this fight with a professional kickboxing record of 46-10-1 (11 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 heavyweight in the world. He has already fought three times in 2015 losing to Andrei Herasimchuk (=Verhoeven vs Herasimchuk) but then he has beat Errol Zimmerman (=Verhoeven vs Zimmerman 3) and Benjamin Adegbuyi (in their first fight, Verhoeven vs Adegbuyi I).
His opponent, Benjamin Adegbuyi, has an official record of 22-3-0 (15 knockouts) and he entered as the No.3 in the same weight class. After losing against Verhoeven in June, he has won three consecutive bouts beating Jahfarr Wilnis in the final of the Glory Hw contender tournament (=Adegbuyi vs Wilnis). Verhoeven vs Adegbuyi 2, main event of Glory 26, is valid for the Glory heavyweight title (held by Verhoeven). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Glory 26: Amsterdam
Where: Amsterdam RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Division: heavyweight (over 210 lbs, 95.5 kg)
Title: Glory Heavyweight Championship
Verhoeven’s previous fight: Rico Verhoeven vs Benjamin Adegbuyi
Adegbuyi’s previous fight: Benjamin Adegbuyi vs Jahfarr Wilnis
Verhoeven’s next fight: Rico Verhoeven vs Mladen Brestovac
Adegbuyi’s next fight: Benjamin Adegbuyi vs Maxim Bolotov
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