Artem Levin Set To Defend Championship At GLORY 21 In May


GLORY WS middleweight champion Artem Levin will be putting his middleweight belt on the line on May 8th in San Diego. The event will be televised on Spike TV at 6 p.m. PT (9 p.m. ET).

Levin’s opponent for the event will be determined by the GLORY 20 middleweight tournament which goes down April 3rd from Dubai. The 4 fighters who will be competing in the GLORY 20 middleweight tournament include: Jason Wilnis (23-4), Alex Pereira (17-2), Wayne Barrett (5-2), or Simon Marcus (40-2). In the opening round, Barrett will fight Marcus, while Wilnis will fight Pereira.

Levin won the GLORY WS middleweight championship in June of 2014 in the “GLORY: Last Man Standing” tournament, defeating Joe Schilling in the final round of the tournament by decision.

– via MMAMania