|GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat league, today announced the final two participants competing in a historic heavyweight tournament taking place at Rotterdam Ahoy in the Netherlands on Saturday, Dec. 8.
Up for grabs at GLORY 62 Rotterdam will be $150,000 in total prize money, as eight of the heavyweight division’s best do battle on a single action-packed night.
With six of eight entrants having already been announced, the remaining two tournament slots will be filled by German prospect Mohamed Abdallah (18-2, 6 KO, fighting out of the Netherlands) and GLORY debutant Arkadiusz “Hightower” Wrzosek (7-4 1 NC, 4 KO, fighting out of Poland), who comes to the promotion following success as both an amateur and professional in Poland.
Abdallah and Wrzosek will join fellow heavyweights Junior “The Juggernaut” Tafa (20-3, 16 KO, fighting out of Australia) and Tomas “The Giant Slovak” Mozny (20-6-1, 6 KO, fighting out of Slovakia) in the participant pool. Seeds five through eight, randomly drawn from the participant pool, will be established during a press conference taking place on Friday, Nov. 30.
In lieu of a random draw for the tournament’s third and fourth seeds, Guto Inocente (35-9, 17 KO, fighting out of Brazil) will enter the as the No. 3 seed and Jahfarr Wilnis (31-10-1, 8 KO, fighting out of the Netherlands) will enter as the No. 4 seed based on their current rankings.