On Saturday, Dec. 8, GLORY hosted GLORY 62 Rotterdam, GLORY 62 SuperFight Series, and the GLORY 62 prelims from Rotterdam Ahoy in the Netherlands.
The eight-fight card for GLORY 62 Rotterdam was carried live on ESPNews, with a replay on ESPN2 tomorrow, Dec. 9 at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT. The five-fight card for GLORY 62 SuperFight Series streamed live and exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS. The GLORY 62 prelims streamed live on the GLORY YouTube channel, as well as the GLORY Facebook page, and Pluto TV channel 215.
The event featured a one-night, eight-man heavyweight tournament. The fighters battled for $150,000 in total prize money. Below you will find the complete and official results. Above is the video highlights from the event.
In the main event, Jamal Ben Saddik took on Benjamin Adegbuyi as both fighters made it to the tournament final. The fight only lasted one round as Saddik defeated Adegbuyi by knockout punches in Round 1 at the 1:54 mark.
In the co-main event, this fight was pretty even as Artur Gorlov was the better fighter in the punching battle while Luis Tavares was the better fighter in the kicking. In the end, Tavares won by split decision with scores of 27-30, 30-27, 27-30, 29-28, 29-28.
Glory Kickboxing 62 official results:
Jamal Ben Saddik def. Benjamin Adegbuyi by knockout (punches) in Round 1, 1:54 in the heavyweight tournament final
Luis Tavares def. Artur Gorlov by split decision (27-30, 30-27, 27-30, 29-28, 29-28)
Jamal Ben Saddik def. Guto Inocente by unanimous decision (29-27, 30-26, 30-26, 30-26, 30-26) in the heavyweight tournament semifinal
Benjamin Adegbuyi def. Jahfarr Wilnis by knockout (left head kick) in the Round 3, 2:39 in the heavyweight tournament semifinal
Guto Inocente def. Mohamed Abdallah by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28, 29-28, 29-28) in the heavyweight tournament quarterfinal
Jahfarr Wilnis def. Tomas Mozny by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28, 29-28, 29-28) in the heavyweight tournament quarterfinal
Jamal Ben Saddik def. Junior Tafa by TKO (two-knockdown rule) in Round 1, 2:55 in the heavyweight tournament quarterfinal
Benjamin Adegbuyi def. Arkadiusz Wrzosek by unanimous decision (30-25 x5) in the heavyweight tournament quarterfinal
Marat Grigorian def. Christian Baya by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Tyjani Beztati def. Stoyan Koprivlenski by unanimous decision (30-27 x5)
Dmitrii Menshikov def. Robbie Hageman by TKO (punches) in Round 1, 1:53
Mohamed Mezouari def. Miles Simson by knockout (head kick) in Round 1, 1:53
Roël Mannaart def. Kirill Kornilov by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27, 30-27, 30-27) in the heavyweight tournament reserve bout
Ertuğrul Bayrak def. Donovan Wisse by split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29, 28-29, 30-27)