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Glory 18 Results: New Lightweight Champion Crowned

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Robin van Roosmalen earned a majority decision over Davit Kiria to become the new Glory lightweight champion Friday night at Glory 18: Oklahoma. The event aired on Spike TV.

In other action, Saulo Cavalari won a four-man, one-night tournament to become a light heavyweight contender when he finished Zack Mwekassa in the finals with a high kick. Previously, Cavalari had downed Danyo Ilunga to advance,w hile Mwekassa knocked out Brian Collette.

Complete results can be found below:

Saulo Cavalari def. Zack Mwekassa via KO (high kick) at :20 of Round 3 to win the light heavyweight tournament

Robin van Roosmalen def. Davit Kiria via majority decision to become the Glory lightweight champion

Jason Wilnis def. Wayne Barrett via unanimous decision

Cavalari def. Danyo Ilunga via unanimous decision to advance in light heavyweight tournament

Mwekassa def. Brian Collette via KO (strike) at :45 of Round 2 to advance in light heavyweight tournament