On Saturday, April 6, GLORY held its sixth event from the at Ülker Sports Arena in Istanbul, Turkey.

The main event featured a heavyweight rematch between Turkey’s Gokham Saki and Romania’s Daniel Ghita. The pair previously met in the 2010 K-1 Grand Prix with Saki edging Ghita after an extension round. Both men fell short at GLORY’s Heavyweight Grand Slam tournament on New Year’s Eve against towering Dutchman Semmy Schilt.

Also on the main card were heavyweights Fabiano Cyclone and Mourad Bouzidi, light heavyweights Filip Verlinden and Lucian Danilencu, middleweights Marc de Bonte and Lhoucine Ouzgni, welterweights Karim Ghajji and Nieky Holzken, lightweights Alessandro Campagna and Andy Ristie, a 165-pound (75 kg) catchweight between Joseph Valtellini and Murat Direkci, lightweights Max Baumert and Ismail Uzuner, and featherweights Dongsu Kim and Naoki Yasuda.

The event streamed live on the promotion’s website beginning at 1 p.m. ET.

Gökhan Saki def. Daniel Ghita by TKO. Round 2, 2:22
Mourad Bouzidi def. Fabiano Cyclone by TKO (corner stoppage/knee injury). Round 2, 2:03
Filip Verlinden def. Lucian Danilencu by unanimous decision (150-135)
Marc de Bonte def. Lhoucine Ouzgni by knockout (knee). Round 1, 1:17
Nieky Holzken def. Karim Ghajji by TKO (cut). Round 4, 2:09
Andy Ristie def Alessandro Campagna  by unanimous decision (145-140)
Joseph Valtellini def. Murat Direkci by TKO (corner stoppage). Round 3
Max Baumert def. Ismail Uzuner by knockout (head kick). Round 1
Dongsu Kim def. Naoki Yasuda by unanimous decision.
Vitaly Bigdash def. Ertan Balaban by submission (kneebar). – MMA rules
Jahfarr Wilnis def. Oguz Ovguer by knockout. Round 1
Orhan Karalioglu def. Cleber Argente Alves.
Samet Keser def. Muzaffer Gemici by knockout. Round 1
Kenyan Gunaydin def. Zurab Khistani by knockout (spinning back kick). Round 2
Masoud Minaei def. Burak Ugur by knockout. Round 2

Photo: Gokhan Saki (L) faces off with Daniel Ghita (Ben Pontier/GLORY)