NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GLORY, the world's premier kickboxing league, today announced the full fight card for Glory 10 Los Angeles, featuring a one-night, four-man, Middleweight World Championship Tournament, live from the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California on Saturday, September 28th.
GLORY's Middleweight World Championship Tournament pits #1 ranked contender Artem "The Lion" Levin (45-3-1, 33 KOs) of Russia against Jason Wilnis (19-2-1, 4 KOs) of the Netherlands, and pride of England, Stephen "The Surgeon" Wakeling (37-4-1, 17 KOs) against hometown favorite Joe Schilling (14-4-0, 10 KOs).
Headlining Glory 10 Los Angeles is a Heavyweight match-up between Pride and Strikeforce MMA star Sergei Kharitonov (19-5, 9 KOs MMA/3-3, 3 KOs Kickboxing) and southpaw knock out artist Jerome Le Banner (90-20-2, 70 KOs).
The co-main event showcases fast paced Lightweight action, as world #2 contender Robin van Roosmalen (29-5, 19 KOs) tests himself against the heavy hands of Swiss striker Shemsi Beqiri (72-8, 31 KOs).
Full card for Glory 10 Los Angeles below:
Jerome Le Banner vs. Sergei Kharitonov
Robin van Roosmalen vs. Shemsi Beqiri
Wayne Barrett vs. Kengo Shimizu
Joe Schilling vs. Stephen Wakeling
Artem Levin vs. Jason Wilnis
Davit Kiria vs. Murthel Groenhart
Brian Collette vs. Randy Blake
Brice Guidon vs. Jahfarr Wilnis
Andy Ristie vs. Sanny Dahlbeck
Aleksandr Stetcurenko vs. Karapet Karapetyan
Albert Kraus vs. Jordan Watson
Johann Fauveau vs. Hinata
Xavier Vigney vs. Hyunman Myung
Jacob Poss vs. Casey Greene
Jermaine Soto vs. Melisk Baghdasaryan
Ron Cruz vs. Francisco Garcia
Daniel Valdez vs. Brian Del Rosario
Charles Bisset vs. Matt Baker
Glory 10 Los Angeles tickets, priced from $35.00, are on sale at AXS.com.
Doors at Citizens Business Bank Arena will open at 5 p.m. PT and the first preliminary bout will begin at 5:30 p.m PT.
Founded in 2012, GLORY is owned and operated by GLORY Sports International (GSI), a professional martial arts organization and television content provider, and maintains offices in New York, London, Holland, Singapore, and Tokyo. GLORY programming is seen in over 170 countries. GLORY kickboxing rules are comprised of a mix of several combat disciplines including Karate, Muay Thai, Tae Kwon Do and traditional Boxing. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @GLORY_WS, and visit us online at www.gloryworldseries.com.