The Glory Hw champion Rico Verhoeven entered this fight with a professional kickboxing record of 54-10-1 (16 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 heavyweight in the world. He lost to Andrei Herasimchuk in 2015 (Verhoeven vs Herasimchuk) but then he has won ten consecutive fights beating Antonio Bigfoot Silva (Verhoeven vs Silva), Jamal Ben Saddik (Rico Verhoeven vs Jamal Ben Saddik 2) and Mladen Brestovac in his last three (Rico Verhoeven vs Mladen Brestovac 2).
His opponent, Guto Inocente, has an official record of 35-8-0 (17 knockouts) and he entered as the No.4 in the same weight class. He lost to Jamal Ben Saddik last year but then he has beat Benjamin Adegbuyi (Benjamin Adegbuyi vs Guto Inocente) and Junior Tafa. Verhoeven vs Inocente, main event of Glory 59, is valid for the Glory heavyweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Glory 59: Amsterdam
Where: Johan Cruyff Arena, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Division: heavyweight (over 210 lbs, 95.5 kg)
Title: Glory Heavyweight Championship
Verhoeven’s previous fight: Rico Verhoeven vs Mladen Brestovac 2
Verhoeven vs Inocente fight video:
(Free embeddable video hosted on Youtube and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights)