Dustin Jacoby, a former UFC and WSOF MMA fighter, will be appearing on the GLORY 13 kickboxing card on December 21. Jacoby is currently the #10 ranked light heavyweight kickboxer in the world, and will be facing Makoto Uehara in a featured bout.
Jacoby took the fight on short notice, driving hundreds of miles overnight without eating or drinking in order to make the weigh-ins. He currently holds a 4-2 record in professional kickboxing, most recently dropping a unanimous decision to Danyo Ilunga at GLORY 9 in June. He is also the 2013 2013 Road to Glory USA tournament champion.
In his MMA career, Jacoby holds a 9-3 record, last defeating Andrew Sanchez by split decision at Capital City Cage Wars in March of this year.
Glory 13: Tokyo – Welterweight World Championship Tournament will take place in Tokyo, Japan on December 21, 2013. It will air live on Spike TV.