Team Ultimate’s Joseph Valtellini has recently signed a contract with popular world-wide kickboxing promotion GLORY. This is the biggest opportunity in Joseph’s professional career and he is very honoured to be considered as one of the top Muay Thai fighters in the world!
Here’s an article about the contract signing:
“GLORY announced today that it has signed seven new athletes from six different countries to its ever-growing powerhouse roster of elite stand-up fighters…
…We are excited about bringing this outstanding collection of highly-accomplished world champions and emerging young stars from diverse martial arts backgrounds and nationalities into the GLORY fold and we are looking forward to seeing them compete on the big stage where they will have the opportunity to take their budding careers to all-new, unprecedented level…”
You can read the entire article HERE.
To understand how big of a deal the GLORY promotion is, here’s a description from their official website:
“The GLORY World Series is the world’s premier stand-up fighting league, staging events across the globe. The fight series includes 16 and 8-man tournaments and events with traditional, single bouts. Only the very best kickboxers in the world fight in GLORY.
With television deals spanning every continent and across over 185 countries, GLORY is one of the world’s most widely-broadcast sporing organizations.
Owned and operated by Glory Sports International (GSI), the organization has offices in Holland, the UK, Tokyo, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. Its personnel includes a diverse mix of award-winning hedge-fund and private equity investors; principals from pioneering sports marketing agency Total Sport Asia; and senior level executives from several leading sports franchises, including WWE, FIFA, Golden Glory, Champions League and It’s Showtime.”
Check out a video of the GLORY promotion:
We’re all extremely proud of Joseph for this new accomplishment in his life! It definitely shows that the athletes from Team Ultimate are hard working and elite! We’ll post details about Joseph’s upcoming fight with the promotion when details get finalized!
Happy Holidays and New Years everyone!