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The World Kickboxing Association (WKA) and Glory Sports International have announced cooperation to implement the Glory rules, used at Glory events, in a new WKA division.

This will mean the WKA can sanction fights under Glory rules, helping up and coming fighters adapt and gain experience under Glory rules.

WKA had recently sanctioned the first Glory rules amateur kickboxing bouts at Combat Sports Challenge 37 back in August in Richmond, Virginia.

Brian Crenshaw, WKA USA President had the following to say about the Glory rules implementation:

We rolled out the ‘GLORY Rules in the US for the recent Combat Sports Challenge 37 held in Richmond, VA in late August to great success.

“Due to WKA USA’s support, amateur fighters will be given an opportunity to fight with the same regulations as the GLORY fighters do.

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