Eight men enter, seven will fall and only one will know GLORY!
GLORY kickboxing debuts inside The Forum in Inglewood, California, for GLORY 17: "Los Angeles" on Spike TV, followed by its first-ever pay-per-view (PPV) card, "Last Man Standing."
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GLORY 17 will feature the headliner between Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic and Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller, a four-man featherweight tournament and a lightweight clash between Andy Ristie and Ky Hollenbeck.
"Last Man Standing" will feature a one night, eight-man tournament for the middleweight title, a heavyweight title fight between Rico Verhoeven and Daniel Ghita, and a welterweight title fight between Joseph Valtellini and current champion Marc de Bonte.
MMAmania will be provide live round by round, blow by blow coverage of both cards starting at 8 p.m. ET.
Note: This will go from the bottom up, so scroll toward the bottom for the latest detailed round-by-round action.
GLORY: "LAST MAN STANDING" QUICK RESULTS:
Rico Verhoeven def Daniel Ghita via unanimous dec (49-46, 49-46, 48-47)
Joseph Valtellini def Marc de Bonte via unanimous dec (47-46 x 3)
Tournament Final: Levin def Schilling via unanimous dec (29-26, 29-26, 29-26) new Middleweight champion
Semi final: Levin def Verlinden via unanimous dec (30-27 x 3)
Semi final: Schilling def Barrett via split dec (29-28, 30-27, 28-29)
Artem Levin def Alex Pereira via unanimous dec (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Joe Schilling def. Simon Marcus via KO in extra round 2:41
Wayne Barrett def Bogdan Stoica via KO RD 3 0:58
Filip Verlinden def Melvin Manhoef via unanimous dec (30-27, 30-27, 28-28)
GLORY: "LAST MAN STANDING" PLAY-BY-PLAY:
Daniel Ghita vs Rico Verhoeven
Round 1: Rico lands a right low kick and Ghita lands a right. Ghita misses a right hand. Ghita lands a kick to the body. Rico lands a kick to the body. Rico lands a jab. Both fighters in the pocket. Ghita lands a left. Rico lands a nut shot and the ref stops it. Ghita is hurting.
Round 2: Rico throws a high kick to start the round. Ghita misses a low kick. Ghita misses a kick and Rico lands to the body. Rico lands a low inside kick. Ghita hits a big right hand. Rico lands another inside low kick. Ghita lands a jab. Ghita hits Rico with a nut shot. Rico lands a teep and goes to the body. Ghita comes upstairs with a kick that just misses. Ghita lands a low kick.
Round 3: Rico lands a jab. Ghita lands a jab. Ghita lands another jab. Rico lands a shot to the body and the head. Ghita lands a big body kick and then another. Ghita lands a left jab. Ghita misses a high kick. Big welts on the side of Rico. Ghita tries another body kick. Rico lands a teep. Ghita lands a left to the body. RIco lands a left hook.
Round 4: Rico hits a teep. Rico comes inside and Ghita clinches. Ghita misses a high kick and RIco catches it but can't take advantage. Rico lands a body shot and the two clinch up again. Rico lands two to the body again. Ghita lands another body kick. Rico lands two short punches inside.Ghita lands another body shot and then falls down. Rico's right side is starting to bruise up from the kicks. RIco lands a body kick. Ghita slips and falls. THe bell sounds.
Round 5: Ghita lands yet another body kick. RIco his a low kick. They clinch up. Rico lands a short punch eats a body kick and then Ghita returns with a kick. Rico lands a low kick. Rico lands a knee to the body. RIco lands a high kick but its' a grazing shot. Both fighters look tired. Rico lands a body punch in the clinch. Rico lands two short punches in clinch. RIco hits a knee and a right. Ghita misses and then hits a nut shot.
Final result: Rico Verhoeven defeats Daniel Ghita via unanimous dec (49-46, 49-46, 48-47)
Joseph Valtellini vs. Marc de Bonte
Round 1: Joe lands a low kick and punch to the body. de Bonte catches a low kick. Right straight by de Bonte. Joe lands a left hook. Two lefts by Joe. de Bonte comes in and Joe lands a right and a low kick.Right left by Joe. de Bobte avoids a right hand. Joe misses a left. Joe eats a right as he lands a low kick.
Round 2: de Bonte lands a right and slips a left by Joe. de Bonte tries an uppercut. Joe lands a couple of punches and a low kick and misses a high kick. de Bonte answers with a low kick. Joe lands an uppercut. de Bonte misses an uppercut and Joe lands a left. Joe lands an inside leg kick and de Bonte lands an outside leg kick.Valtelllini lands another outside leg kick.
Round 3: combination and a high kick lands on the button for Joe and he drops the champ. He waits for the 8 count and gets up. Joe lands a spinning back fist. Joe has him in the corner and de Bonte moves out. de Bonte tries a jumping kick that misses. Outside low kick lands again for Joe. Joe avoids a high kick and de Bonte falls down. He lands a clean left hand on joe. Joe just misses a spinning back kick.
Round 4: Valtellini seems to be getting loose here. Joe lands a wicked body shot. The champ catches a kick and sweeps Joe to the canvas. Valtellini lands a body shot and a right hand. de Bonte lands a shot to the body. Joe lands a knee and drops Joe. He takes the count and gets up. de Bonte lands a knee. Joe is hurt. Round ends.
Round 5: de Bone lands another big punch and Joe is hurt again. de Bonte lands an outside leg kick. de Bonte goes head and then to the body. Joe swings and misses. de Bonte jumps in with another knee and a straight right. He lands another outside leg kick. Two big punches land again for de Bonte. de Bonte slips to the canvas.Joe is fading here and he is cut on his left eye. de Bonte lands another outside leg kick.
Final result: Joe Valtellini wins welterweight title by unanimous dec (47-46 x 3)
Tournament Final: Levin vs. Schilling
Round 1: Levin misses a body punch. BOth being patient early. Schilling blocks a punch by Levin. Schilling ducks under a punch and gets hit with a spinning back hand and gets knocked down. Levin goes in for the kill but Schilling hangs in. Schilling lands a body kick. Schiling blocks a punch and misses a spinning back kick.
Round 2: Levin a spinning back fist. Levin connects to the body. Schilling hits a teep. Levin clinches. Schilling lands a low kick. Levin clinches. Schilling blocks a punch. Schilling clinches. Schilling misses a big right hand.
Round 3: Levin misses a right hand. Schilling comes inside and Levin clinches. Levin lands to the body. Schilling misses again. Levin bullies Schilling into the corner. Schlling lands a low kick. Schilling misses a right hand. Levin gets deducted a point. This could be interesting. Schilling misses a spinning back fist.
Final result: Levin def Schilling via unanimous dec (29-26 x 3)
Semi final: Verlinden vs Levin
Round 1: Levin catches a kick and pushes Verlinden back. Levin is bringing it once again. Verlinden blocks a spinning back kick. Verlinden lands a kick to the body. Levin tries a knee to the body and is egging Verlinden on. Verlinden lands an outside leg kick.
Round 2: Verlinden's back is cut up from the gloves of Levin in the clinch. Verlinden lands a kick to the body. Levin lands again Levin landsa notand they clinch again. Levin lands another right hand. Levin misses a spinning back fist. Verlinden can't get much going here. Levin lands an uppercut. Levin lands a body kick.
Round 3: Levin connects with a body kick. Levin goes to the body and then to the head of Verlinden. Verlinden misses a right hand. The two clinch and are separated.
Final: Levin defeats Verlinden via unanimous dec (30-27 x 3)
Schilling vs Barrett
Round 1: Schilling lands a low kick. Both fighters are very tentative. Schilling lands a right kick. Barrett lands a teep. Barrett lands a kick or the face that grazes off. Schiling misses a spinning back hand.
Round 2: Schilling avoids a kick and another. Schilling lands a low kick and slips a punch. Schilling starting to land now. He goes in for the kill and misses on a back fist. Good right hand by Barrett connects. THey clinch briefly but separate. Schilling catches a kick and lands a punch. Schilling lands to the body.
Round 3: Barrett misses a crazy jump kick. Schilling connects to the body. Schilling connects to the body Barrett connects with two jabs. Schilling eats a left hand. Barrettt misses a left. Schilling hits a straight. Schilling lands a combo. Barrett misses a right. Schilling hits a low kick. Crowd cheering Joe, Joe. Two jabs by Schilling. Schilling hits a teep and the bell.
Final result: Joe Schilling def Wayne Barrett via split dec (29-28, 28-29,30-27)
Artem Levin vs Alex Pereira
Round 1: Levin lands a couple punches and a knee in clinch to start. Levin lands a low kick. Pereira misses a left and Levin returns a couple of strikes. Levin muscles periera against the ropes and the ref separates. Levin slips a punch and then lands two punches. Levin lands a hard outside low kick. Levin misses an uppercut. Levin clinches up. Levin slips a left by Pereira. Levin misses a spinning back fist. Fighters clinch and the round ends.
Round 2: Levin lands a right to the body and misses a spinning back fist. Pereira misses a left hook. Levin again goes to the body. Levin lands a low kick. Levin throws a high kick thats blocked. Periera misses a right. Levin clinches. Leving goes to the body and then ducks a high kick. Levin goes to the body again. Levin comes in with another combo. Levin throws a knee that misses. Another clinch and separation. LEvin lands a low kick. and avoids a punch. Pereira is cut. Levin is avoiding the wild punches thrown by Periera.
Round 3: Levin goes to the body. Pereira is clearly frustrated. Levin easily avoids a left hook. Levin throws a teep and then ducks under a punch and goes to the body. Levin catches a kick and sweeps the leg of Pereira and sends him down to the canvas. Levin lands another low kick and a knee in the clinch. Levin lands a jab. Pereira rushes wildly across the ring and Levin avoids that too. Levin ducks a spinning back fist and clinches. Levin lands a hard left straight and the round ends.
Final result: Artem Levin def Alex Pereira via unanimous dec (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Joe Schilling vs. Simon Marcus
Round 1: Schilling lands a low kick and a back fist and attempts a knee from the clinch. BOth fighters clinch and Schiling is winning that battle. He lands a big right and catches a kick by Marcus and lands another. Schilling lands ajumping knee to the body and blocks a kcik by Marcus. Marcus clinches up again. Both clinch again. Schilling lands a huge right hand that rocks Marcus, he goes in for the kill as the round ends.
Round 2: Schilling lands a right kick to the body and Marcus clinches. Marcus misses a low kick. Marcus swinging wildly in the corner and Schilling engages too. He slips all the big punches. Marcus clinches again. Schilling misses one kick but almost connects on a back kick. Marcus lands a big right and drops Schilling with another right. Schilling takes the count and gets up but he's hurt. That knockdown could be the fight
Round 3: Schilling misses a superman punch. Both swing and miss in close. Marcus lands a low kick and Schilling clinches. Schilling misses a low kick. Schilling misses a knee. And loses his footing in the clinch. Schilling avoids a right hand. Schilling misses a right. Marcus clinches and then misses a high kick.
Round 4: Schilling misses a big high kick and lands a left. Schilling lands a left and they clinch. Schilling lands aright and has Marcus in hte corner. Crowd going crazy. Schilling ducks under a high kick. Marcus loses mouth piece and gets a point taken away. Schilling lands a huge right hand and sends Marcus to the canvas. Ref stops it immediately.
Final result: Joe Schilling wins by KO in extra round
Wayne Barrett vs Bogdan Stoica
Round 1: Barrett comes out and pushes the action. He catches a kick and throws a couple punches that are blocked. Barrett throws a straight right that doesn't get through. hE ducks under a right by Stoica. Barrett lands a jab to the body. Barrett blocks a kick. Stocia throws a kick that misses. Barrett slips to canvas. Barrett lands a low kick.
Round 2: Barrett misses a high kick. Barrett throws a couple of punches that don't land. Barrett misses a low kick. Barrett lands a teep but misses a punch. Stoica throws a kick that is caught. Both fighters heads collide and Stoica gets cut. Head butt was accidental. Stoica throws wild punch and misses a jumping knee. Stoica is leaking out the that cut now. Barret avoids a right hook. Stoica lands a kick to the body.
Round 3: Barrett catches another kick and lands a punch to the body. Stoica attempts a jumping knee and gets clobbered with a left hook.
Final result: Barret def Stoica via KO RD 3 0:58
Filip Verlinden vs. Melvin Manhoef
Round 1: Manhoef lands a low kick. Verlinden answers with one of his own. Manhoef goes to body with punch. Verlnden lands a jab and a low kick. A flurry by Mahoef doesn't connect. Verlinden lands another jab. Manhoef misses a switch. Verlinden misses a high kick. Verlinden lands tow low kicks and ducks a big punch by Manhoef. Verlinden lands a a knee and drops Manhoef flat with a high kick. Manhoef gets up and the bell sounds.
Round 2: Verlinden starts with a jab and misses a high kick. Manhoef again comes in with a flurry that Verlinden avoids. Manhoef lands to the body and throws a kick that is blocked. THe two clinch and are separated. Verlinden lands a low kick. Manhoef blocks a high kick and measures up with a big right that Verlinden slips. Manhoef lands a low kick. Verlinden attempts a knee. Verlinden throws a high kick that doesn't get through. Verlinden blocks two big punches and lands a push kick to the face.
Round 3: Verlinden lands a jab. Verlinden feinting now. Manhoef lands a big punch and Verlinden slips to canvas. Not a knockdown. Manhoef lands a low kick. Verlinden lands a low kick. Manhoef goes to body. Verlinden lands a teep to keep distance. Manoef misses tow punches. Manhoef stumbles and Verlinden can't take advantage. Manhoef misses a wild right. Verlindedn lands a low kick and ducks a left hand. Manhoef throws a high kick and falls down.
Final result: Filip Verlinden def Melvin Manhoef via majority dec (30-27, 30-27, 28-28)
GLORY 17 QUICK RESULTS:
Mirko Filipovic def Jarrell MIller via unanimous dec (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Andy Ristie def Ky Hollenbeck via KO Rd 1 0:35
Featherweight tournament final: Varga def Oblonsky via unanimous dec (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Gabriel Varga def Yodkhunpon Sitmonchai via unanimous dec (30-27 x 3)
Shane Oblonsky def Marcus Vinicius via unanimous dec (29-26)
GLORY 17 PLAY-BY-PLAY:
Mirko Filipovic vs. Jarrell MIller
Round 1: Miller stalks and Coro COp clinches. Miller leads in with a low kick and fires a couple of punches. Miller tries to knee in the clinch. Miller lands a kick and Cro Cop lands a solid punch. Miller lands a nut shot and the fight is stopped. Crowd boos.Miller lands an outside kick. Cro Cop misses a high kick. Cro COp misses two more kicks. Miller eats a punch. The two clinch and the ref separates it. Cro Cop lands a huge body kick and the crowd cheers.
Round 2: Miller lands an low kick. Cro Cop throws a right and left. Miller closes distance with a jab and Cro COp clinches. Cro COp lands a right hand. Cro Cop lands another body kick and then backs up. They clinch again and Miller lands some knees to body. Miller blocks a body kick. Miller lands a clean right straight. Another clinch and the ref separates. Cro Cop misses a right. Miller catches a body kick. Mirko lands another body kick. Miller clinches.Cro Cop lands a left to the body.
Round 3: Cro Cop lasns a right hand. Miller clinches. Cro Cop comes off the ropes with a left straight. Cro Cop gets hit with another nut shot. Miller lands a knee in clinch. Cro Cop ducks under a punch and clinches. Cro COp locks a low kick and throws a kick. Cro Cop throws a left high kick and a piece gets through. Miller lands yet another nut shot. Miller lands a kick and a punch. Cro Cop lands a body shot. Big left hook by Cro Cop. Cro COp lands a right hand. Cro Cop fires a left and Cro COp lands a high kick and Miller clinches. THe bell and the fight.
Final result: Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic defeats Jarrell Miller via unanimous dec (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Andy Ristie vs. Ky Hollenbeck
Round 1: Ristie lands a hard straight left hand. Hollenbeck lands a leg kick. Ristie drops Hollenbeck with a wicked punch and Hollenbeck does not make it up to his feet. Ristie actually sat up on the ropes to watch the final counts by the ref. Wow.
Final result: Andy Ristie def. Ky Hollenbeck via KO Rd 1 0:35
Featherweight tournament final: Varga vs. Oblonsky
Round 1: Varga lands a right leg kick. And another. And an inside kick. Oblonsky lands a one two. Varga goes upstairs with a front kick and just misses. Varga lands a right hand and gets hit in gut with teep on way in. Varga misses a spinning backhand. Varga lands the front kick to the face and Oblonsky clinches. Oblonsky rushes in and clinches again. Oblonsky lands a right and has Varga pinned in the corner. Varga lands two outside low kicks and a big right hand. Varga misses badly on a back hand but lands two big rights and sweeps Oblonsky to canvas.
Round 2: Varga lands a spinning back fist. THe two clinch up and are separated. Varga lands a right and a spinning back kick to the body. Varga misses a back hand again before landing a combo in corner. Varga catches a kick and tries to sweep Oblonsky. Oblonsky firse a jab. Varga lands a shot to the body. Varga lands a right and misses a left high kick. Oblonsky catches a kick and sweeps Varga to the canvas. Varga tries a jumping knee. Varga lands an outside leg kick. Oblonsky hits an outside leg kick and a combo at the bell.
Round 3: Oblonsky firing uppercuts in the clinch and the ref separates. Varga lands a teep and an outside leg kick. Both fighters look exhausted. Varga catches a kick and attempts at clinching up. Oblonksy misses a back kick and Varga misses another back fist. Oblonksy throws an uppercut that has nothing on it. Varga lands an outside leg kick. Varga lands another nice leg kick. Varga lands a leg kick and the bell sounds. Close, close fight.
Final result: Gabriel Varga def Shane Oblonsky via unanimous dec (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Shane Oblonsky vs. Marcus Vinicius
Round 1: Oblonsky clinches and looks for a knee right away. Vinicius fires at the body in the clinch and the ref separates. Oblonsky fires a combo, he then lands a shot that drops Vinicius to the canvas, and he quickly gets up. Vinciius lands and over hand right. VInicius lands a straight right. THe fighter's clinch and are separated. Oblonksy pushes Vinicius into the corner. Vinicius escapes. Obolonsky misses a right and eats a couple of good punches from Vinicius. VInicius misses badly on a big punch.
Round 2: Vinicius misses with a left and connects on a right. Ref separates the two. Oblonsky lands a good right hand. VInicius goes to the body then head. Oblonsky lands a left jab. The two stand and trade and Oblonsky eats a good right. Vinicius lands a shot to the body. Ref separates the two fighters again. Vinicius lands a big left hook. Oblonsky lands a right at the bell.
Round 3: Vinicisu comes out aggressive. Oblonsky misses on a right high kick. Oblonsky misses a right hand and lands a knee to the body. Vinicius lands a right straight. Obllonsky lands a knee and eats another right. VInicius misses a left.Oblonsky clinches. Vinicius avoids clinch and Oblonsky misses a right hook. Oblonsky connects and has Vinicius in trouble. He then drops him with a right that looked like back of the head. Oblonsky lands another and Vinicius drops to a knee. Oblonsky lands another big right at the bell.
Final result: Shane Oblonsky def Marcus Vinicius via unanimous dec (29-26 x 3)
Gabriel Varga vs. Yodkhunpon Sitmonchai
Round 1: Varga lands a jab and a quick combo to start it. He attempts antother and gets hit with a Sitmonchai uppercut. Sitmonchai lands a teep and an outside leg kick. Varga answers with two quick left jabs and a kick. Varga attempts a spinning back kick but gets clinched up by Sitmonchai. Varga misses a right and lands a spinning back kick to the body. Varga lands a left and blocks a jumping knee. Varga pushes Simonchai into corner and lands a good combo. Sitmonchai clinches and two knee strikes are blocked by Varga. The ref separates a clnch and the bell sounds.
Round 2: Sorry I just somehow deleted everything I just wrote. Round highlights were Varga catching Sitmonchai's low kick and Sitmonchai landing a couple of hard outside leg kicks.
Round 3: Sitmonchai catches a kick and lands a hard outside low kick. Varga lands a body shot to the stomach. Varga lands a right to the body. Sitmonchai looks like he is starting to fade. Varga fires a head kick but it's blocked. Varga lands a hard straight right and blocks tow of Sitmonchai's punches. Varga throws an uppercut but it doesn't find the mark. Varga lands a push kick and a shot to the body.
Final result: Gabriel Varga defeats Yodkhunpon Sitmonchai via unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)