You are here: Home / Blogs / OTM News's blog / GLORY partners with Japan's G-Entertainment to bring Kickboxing Mega-Event to Tokyo in December

GLORY partners with Japan's G-Entertainment to bring Kickboxing Mega-Event to Tokyo in December

    Mon, 2012-07-23 06:36 — OTM News

    GLORY Partners With Japan’s G-Entertainment To Bring “GLORY Grand Slam - Heavyweight” Kickboxing Mega-Event To Tokyo In December

    Live event to return the world’s greatest stand-up fighters to the sport’s spiritual home

     

    TOKYO, Japan (July 23, 2012) –The world’s best heavyweights are set to return to Tokyo at last.

    GLORY Sports International (GSI) today announced ‘GLORY Grand Slam – Heavyweight,’ which will take place in the Japanese capital this December.

    The event will feature GLORY’s top fighters battling in a new and exciting format and promises the Japanese fans something they have been missing for a long time - a truly world-class kickboxing event featuring the sport’s most decorated superstars.

    Additional details concerning ‘GLORY Grand Slam - Heavyweight’ - including the date and venue plus invited fighters and match-ups - will be announced soon.

    The event is being staged with the assistance of local partners G-Entertainment, a brand new agency focused on fighting sports, formed by some of the most experienced people in Japan’s fight event production industry.

    “This is a very exciting time for us. Bringing GLORY to the home of the martial arts, and taking our top fighters who are idolised by the Japanese fans, is a crucial moment for us,” commented Marcus Luer, Managing Director of GSI.

    “We are delighted by the partnership with G-Entertainment. They have a team of top professionals behind them and we have no doubt that, together, we will produce a world-class spectacle.”

     

    About GLORY:
    The GLORY World Series (www.gloryworldseries.com) is the world’s premier stand-up fighting league, staging events across the globe and offering up to $1,000,000 in prize money to successful fighters in 16-man grand prix tournaments which are open to only the very best fighters in each weight class.

    With television deals spanning every continent plus a groundbreaking online video streaming system, GLORY is one of the world’s most widely-broadcast sporting organizations already.

    Owned and operated by Glory Sports International (GSI), the organization has offices in Holland, the UK, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. Its personnel include prominent hedge-fund investors, the pioneering sports marketing agency Total Sport Asia and several executives from the Golden Glory and It’s Showtime team.

    About G-Entertainment:
    G Entertainment Inc is a newly formed sports event producer specialized in hosting and operating Fighting events. Although, it is a newly formed company, all the key management and staff are industry veterans involved in various fighting sports and tournaments in the past in Japan.

    Fight Shop

    OTM T - Spiroplata
    $24.99
    Kenny Johnson's BOLT Wrestling...
    $47.99
    Future Fighter Fenced Jersey Antimicrobial Black/Grey
    Future Fighter Fenced Jersey...
    $39.99
    Built to Fight Republic of MMA Beater
    Built to Fight Republic of MMA...
    $12.99

    Who's Online

    David Turner
    David Turner
    Benjamin Bieker
    austincasteel211
    daveywd77
    Albtexican
    There are currently 6 users and 56 guests online.

    Who's New

    Jkymera
    Mercenary92
    TheRockBJJ
    Scottgillis1118
    Adam Carter
    Daviidp10
    ramvjr
    angela.sauermann.ca
    thelastelementsem
    Ruscio
    johnt13
    JayPagesJJCTA
    piousjr@hotmail.com
    Turtlejitzu
    jonno.nickson
    sethwilliambrown
    mquintanilla1
    michelleciociola
    rubentodd
    thheffelfinger

    Tag Cloud

    BJJ Finder
    view counter
    Training in Rio has never been Safer or Easier!
    view counter