Robert Thomas (kickboxer) (2)
|Born||Robert James Thomas|
January 16, 1993
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
|Other names||The White Dragon|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight||184.8 lb (83.8 kg; 13.20 st)|
|Reach||73.0 in (185 cm)|
|Fighting out of||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Professional boxing record|
|Mixed martial arts record|
Thomas started training in the art of Muay Thai at 14 years old and has won numerous prestigious competitions both in his native Canada and around the world.
He attended Glenview Park Secondary School in Cambridge, Ontario.
After starting his career with a 6–0 pro kickboxing record Thomas made his Glory debut on May 3, 2014 at Glory 16: Denver against Artem Levin. He lost the fight via unanimous decision.
On November 7, 2014, Thomas took on Mike Lemaire at Glory 18: Oklahoma. He won via knockout in one minute of the third round.
On February 26, 2016, Thomas took on Wayne Barrett at Glory 27: Chicago He lost by unanimous decision.
On July 12, 2016, it was announced that Thomas would be taking on Israel Adesanya at Glory 34: Denver as part of the Middleweight Contender Tournament. He lost the fight by unanimous decision.
On December 1, 2017, Thomas entered the Glory Middleweight Qualification Tournament. In his semifinals, Thomas faced off against Wayne Barrett winning by unanimous decision. In the finals, Thomas faced off against Mike Lemaire winning via knockout in eighteen seconds of the third round to win the 2017 Glory Middleweight Qualification Tournament.
Championships and awards
- 2011 World Muay Thai Federation Pro-Am Tournament Champion
- 2012 Pacific American Muay Thai Union Champion
- 2013 Thaiboxing Association of America Champion
11 Wins (7 KOs), 5 Losses
Legend: Win Loss Draw/No contest Notes
Professional boxing record
|Professional record summary|
|1 fight||1 win||0 losses|
|1||Win||1–0||Antwaun Taylor||TKO||2 (4)||Sep 3, 2016||Presque Isle Downs Casino, Erie, Pennsylvania||Professional debut|
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|1 match||0 wins||1 loss|
|Loss||0–1||Jeff Sharkey||Decision (split)||Score Fighting Series 5: Fraser vs. Hill||August 25, 2012||3||5:00||Hamilton, Ontario, Canada|
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- "Robert Thomas - Fighter Bio".
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- "Glory 16 – Fight Results". 2014-05-03.
- "GLORY 18 Return To Glory, Oklahoma results".
- "Joe Schilling returns to kickboxing, fights Robert Thomas at Glory 19". mmafighting.com. 2015-01-08.
- "Glory 19 Results: Verhoeven vs. Zimmerman". 2015-02-06.
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- "GLORY 24 Denver Results: Schilling Tops Wilnis, Adegbuyi Claims Tournament".
- "Glory 27: Chicago - Results & Stats".
- "Glory 34 - Fight Card". 2016-07-12.
- "Robert Thomas Is An Elite Pro In Two Ring Sports At Only Age 23".
- "GLORY 34 Denver Results: Holzken Retains, Van Roosmalen Unseats Varga, Adesanya Claims Tournament".
- "GLORY 44 Chicago Results: Groenhart Unseats Doumbé, Grigorian Captures Tournament".
- "Glory 44: Chicago Fight Card results".
- "GLORY 48 New York Additions Include UFC Veteran Thiago Silva and Middleweight Qualifier Tournament Entrants".
- "Glory 48: New York results".
- "Thomas stops Lemaire in tournament final".
- "Anissa Meksen vs. Ashley Nichols Added to GLORY 52".
- "GLORY 52 Card Reshuffled: Thomas Out With Injury".
- "Robert Thomas - Fighter Accomplishments".
- "Thomas and Vannostrand win GLORY 48 bonus awards".
- WGP #22 announces card with four WAKO PRO Brazilian title fights
- "Friday's Event Exceeds Expectations".
- "Friday Night Fights LIVE - February 28, 2014".
- Glory profile
- Boxrec profile
- Sherdog profile
- Robert Thomas - Facebook
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- Robert Thomas on IMDb
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