GLORY 55 Results: Alex Pereira KOs Yousri Belgaroui To Retain Title

On Friday, July 20, GLORY Kickboxing returned to Hulu Theatre inside of Madison Square Garden for GLORY 55 New York. The event was headlined by a middleweight title fight between reigning title holder Alex Pereira and challenger Yousri Belgarouri. When all was said and done, Pereira was able to retain his title with a thrilling first-round knockout victory to cap off the night.
Other highlights included a second-round TKO win by Cedric Doumbe over Alan Scheinson, and the return of former champion Tiffany Van Soest who scored a split-decision victory over Sofia Olafsson.
On the night’s preliminary card, Jonathan Di Bella defeated Ahmad Ibrahim for the ISKA North American lightweight title, while Zarrukh Adashev took down Geoffrey Then for the ISKA USA super bantamweight title.
The full results from GLORY 55 New York can be seen below.


GLORY 55 New York Results & Photos

GLORY 55 New York

  • Alex Pereira def. Yousri Belgaroui via KO at 2:29, Round 1 — for the middleweight title
  • Petchpanomrung Kiatmookao def. Kevin VanNostrand via split decision (47-46, 46-47, 48-45)
  • Junior Tafa def. Anthony McDonald via TKO at 2:20, Round 1
  • Victor Pinto def. Nate Richardson via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
  • Elvis Gashi def. Nick Chasteen via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

GLORY 55 SuperFight Series

  • Cedric Doumbe def. Alan Scheinson via TKO at 1:38, Round 2
  • Tiffany Van Soest def. Sofia Olafsson via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
  • Itay Gershon def. Trevor Ragin via KO at 0:36, Round 2
  • Asa Ten Pow def. Justin Greskiewicz via TKO at 2:59, Round 1
  • Jacob Rodriguez def. Joe Taylor via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

GLORY 55 Prelims

  • Jonathan Di Bella def. Ahmad Ibrahim via unanimous decision (29-26, 30-25, 30-25) — for the ISKA North American lightweight title
  • Zarrukh Adashev def. Geoffrey Then via TKO at 2:34, Round 1 — for the ISKA USA super bantamweight title
  • Brandon Cuttino def. John Morehouse via unanimous decision (30-24, 30-24, 30-24)
  • Jennie Nedell def. Chavella Lee via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
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