Tyrone Spong Returning To Kickboxing To Start 2013

Tyrone Spong, who made his MMA debut earlier this year defeating Travis Bartlett at World Series of Fighting 1, will return to his kickboxing roots to begin 2013.

Spong will face Remy Bonjsky at GLORY 5 on February 16. GLORY and DREAM will team-up at the end of 2012 for a super-show in Japan.

Spong (68-6-1) and Bonjasky (77-14) will serve as the main event for the card. It will take place from the ExCel Centre in London. Spong is a highly-touted MMA prospect who trains with the Blackzilians in Florida.

The promotion also announced Jordan Watson vs. Steve Moxon and Liam Harrison vs. Mosab Ambrani.

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