Badr Hari’s string of unhealthy luck continues.
Hari, extensively thought to be one of many biggest kickboxers of all time, was off to his normal explosive begin when he confronted Arek Wrzosek in the primary occasion of Glory 78 on Saturday.
The Moroccan unleashed brutal pictures to the physique of Wrzosek, knocking him down thrice within the first spherical. With Wrzosek at risk of getting the battle stopped, he whipped up a Hail Mary left excessive kick to knock Hari out in what’s being dubbed as the best comeback within the historical past of Glory.
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The loss marked the previous Okay-1 heavyweight champion’s third straight. He was on the point of dethroning reigning champion Rico Verhoeven of their 2019 rematch earlier than getting injured.
So what’s subsequent for the kickboxing legend? Well at 36, who is aware of how a lot time he has left. But one factor’s for certain, Hari can completely nonetheless compete with the perfect, however simply can’t appear to catch a break. Perhaps if Verhoeven will get previous Alistair Overeem on Oct. 23, Hari can attempt to shut out his trilogy with Overeem in what will surely be an enormous battle.
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