The crisp air of the arena chills the sweat and Vaseline on my face as I make my way from backstage to the ‘x’ marked on the ground. I’m taking slow, deep breaths as the announcer’s booming voice introduces my opponent. I watch her enter the ring before my name now blares over the sound […]
Former super bantamweight champion Tiffany Van Soest returned to the GLORY ring on the GLORY 55 SuperFight Series, welcoming Sweden’s Sofia Olofsson to the promotion.
The French standout took a unanimous decision win over defending champion Tiffany van Soest in the main event of the GLORY 48 NEW YORK Superfight Series card.
Tiffany “Time Bomb” van Soest travelled to Chicago to make her first defence of the women’s super-bantamweight title belt that she won at GLORY COLLISION in December.
GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced a replacement for Turkish fighter Funda Alkayiş in the headline bout of GLORY 44 SuperFight Series. Alkayiş was forced to withdraw from the bout for personal reasons.
Striking stalwarts Tiffany Van Soest and Christine Ferea put on a show in their strawweight affair. Van Soest was crisp with her kicks in the opening stanza as both fighters gauged their range.
I threw my head back; eyes closed tight with a tautly clenched smile, my legs nearly wilted from numbness as I was engulfed by the sensation of sand rushing through my veins. Every preceding moment led to this; every ounce of sweat; every drop of blood; every treacherous thought and dark night of the soul. […]