Glory Kickboxing presented Glory 85 event from Rotterdam Ahoy in Rotterdam, Netherlands, on April 29, 2023, featuring heavyweight tournament semifinals and finals.
Jahfarr Wilnis and Tariq Osaro clashed in the first semifinal match to open the main card. Murat Aygun took on Enver Sljivar to follow up in the second semifinal. The winner of these matches headlined the card later.
The card also featured Glory Welterweight title bout in the co-main event where Endy Semeleer defended the title against Murthel Groenhart. Semeleer won the title at Glory 82 beating Alim Nabiev. Groenhart returned to kickboxing after more than 2 years with 3 wins in a row in MMA bouts. Was he able to carry that form into his kickboxing return?
Tune in below for results from Glory 85 event with complete fight card and other details.
Prelims (1 PM ET)
- Brice Kombou def. Maksymilian Bratkowicz via TKO at 2:43 of round 3 – Middleweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Nikola Filipovic def. Fabio Kwasi via Majority decision (28-28, 28-28, 29-27, 29-27, 29-27) – Heavyweight Bout
Main Card (2:00 PM ET)
- Tariq Osaro def. Jahfarr Wilnis via KO at 1:26 of round 2 – Heavyweight Tournament Semi-Final 1 Bout (Watch Video)
- Murat Aygün def. Enver Sljivar via TKO at 3:00 of round 1- Heavyweight Tournament Semi-Final 2 Bout (Watch Video)
- Jan Kaffa def. Berjan Peposhi via unanimous decision (29-25, 28-26, 30-23, 30-25, 30-27) – Featherweight Bout
- Mohamed Amine def. Michael Duut via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28, 30-27, 30-27) – Light Heavyweight Bout
- Endy Semeleer def. Murthel Groenhart via unanimous decision (50-42, 50-42, 50-42, 50-42, 50-42) – GLORY Welterweight Championship Bout
- Main Event: Tariq Osaro def. Murat Aygün via TKO at 2:08 of round 3– Heavyweight tournament final (Watch Video)