FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 9, 2016
Streaming Live on the Official GLORY Facebook Page at 6:30 p.m. ET / 3:30 p.m. PT
New York, NY – Ahead of the weigh-ins at Citizens Business Bank Arena for GLORY 30 Los Angeles and GLORY 30 SuperFight Series on Thursday, May 12, GLORY CEO Jon Franklin and GLORY Head of Talent Operations Cor Hemmers will be on hand to make a special announcement.
The announcement will stream live via the official GLORY Facebook page starting at 6:30 p.m. ET / 3:30 p.m. PT.
For more information, visit facebook.com/GLORYSportsInternationalOfficial.
On Friday, May 13, GLORY 30 Los Angeles is headlined by GLORY Middleweight World Champion Simon “Bad Bwoy” Marcus (43-2-2, 24 KO) making his first title defense against No. 3 ranked Dustin “The Hanyak” Jacoby (9-6, 7 KO), who enters the bout riding a five-fight winning streak, all five coming by way of knockout.
Plus, the one-night, four-man Welterweight Qualification Tournament, with the winner being granted entry into GLORY’s Welterweight Contender Tournament later this year
GLORY 30 Los Angeles airs live on ESPN3, Friday, May 13 at 9:30 p.m. PT, with a replay two days later on ESPN2, Sunday, May 15 at 6 p.m. PT. For Spanish-language viewers, the card will air on ESPN Deportes at 7 p.m. PT on Friday, June 3.
In the GLORY 30 SuperFight Series headline bout, top middleweight contender and hometown favorite Joe “Stitch ‘Em Up” Schilling (21-6, 12 KO) returns to the site of his classic one-night tournament title at GLORY 10, facing 25-year-old Dutch-kickboxing phenom Jason “Psycho” Wilnis (27-6-1, 7 KO).
GLORY 30 SuperFight Series airs live on UFC FIGHT PASS at 7 p.m. PT.
Tickets for GLORY 30 Los Angeles and GLORY 30 SuperFight Series are on-sale now, priced at $152, $97, $77, $62 and $37. Tickets are available for purchase via AXS.com and at the Citizens Business Bank Arena box office.
Founded in 2012, GLORY is owned and operated by GLORY Sports International (GSI), a professional martial arts organization and television content provider that maintains offices in New York, Denver, London, Amsterdam, and Singapore. GLORY programming is seen in over 200 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 glorykickboxing.com.