Jason Wilnis entered this fight with a kickboxing record of 23-4-1 (12 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.4 cruiserweight in the world, he lost two consecutive bouts between 2013 and 2014, against Artem Levin and Sahak Parparyan, but then he came back to win beating Tomas Senkyr and Wayne Barrett (=Barrett vs Wilnis).
His opponent, Alex Pereira, has a record of 31-5-0 (22 knockouts) and he entered as the No.5 in the same weight class, he suffered his last defeat last year when he faced Artem Levin, but after this bout he has won twice beating Robert Thomas and Ivan Galaz. In their first fight Wilnis defeated Pereira by tko (November 10, 2012); this second bout is the semifinal of the Glory middleweight contender tournament; undercard of Robin van Roosmalen vs Andy Ristie 2 – Glory 20. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Glory 20: Dubai
Where: Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, Virginia, USA
Division: catchweight (187.4 lbs, 85 kg)
Glory 20 fight card (main and best fights):
Robin van Roosmalen vs Andy Ristie 2
Simon Marcus vs Jason Wilnis final
Gabriel Varga vs Mosab Amrani
Jason Wilnis vs Alex Pereira 2
Simon Marcus vs Wayne Barrett
Anatoly Moiseev vs Max Baumert
Wilnis’ previous fight: Wayne Barrett vs Jason Wilnis
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