GLORY 40 results: Simon Marcus wins back gold with split decision victory

GLORY 40 results: Simon Marcus wins back gold with split decision victory

On Saturday, April 29, GLORY hosted GLORY 40 Copenhagen and GLORY 40 SuperFight Series from Forum Copenhagen in Denmark. The five-fight card for GLORY 40 Copenhagen was carried live on ESPN2, while the five-fight card for GLORY 40 SuperFight Series streamed live and exclusively on UFC Fight Pass.

In the main event, Jason Wilnis put his middleweight title on the line in a trilogy matchup with former champion Simon Marcus. Tonight Marcus would claim back the belt, winning by split decision.

GLORY 40 Copenhagen Results:

Middleweight Title: Simon Marcus defeated Jason Wilnis via split decision (48-47, 47-48, 46-49, 49-46, 48-47)

Middleweight Tournament Final: Yousri Belgaroui defeated Alex Pereira via unanimous decision (30-27 x5)

Niclas Larsen defeated Yodkhunpon Sitmonchai via unanimous decision (29-28 x3, 30-27 x2)

Semifinal: Alex Pereira defeated Burim Rama via TKO (three knockdowns), Round 3, 1:42

Semifinal: Yousri Belgaroui defeated Agron Pretini via unanimous decision (30-26 x5)

Superfight Series Results:

Jamie Bates defeated Richard Abraham via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27 x4)

Mohammed El-Mir defeated Simon Santana via unanimous decision(29-28 x5)

Freddy Kemayo defeated Imad Hadar via TKO (punches), Round 2, 2:21

Josh Jauncey defeated Antonio Gomez via TKO (doctor’s stoppage), Round 2, 1:05

Yuhang Xie defeated Chris Mauceri via unanimous decision (29-27, 30-26 x4)