Hope to meet you all soon

I'm Looking Forward To/ Hoping To Question?

hope to meet you all soon

The first sentence is correct " I'm hoping to meet you. ", you know because we don't use ing form after the preposition "to" in this case " hoping. I have a question and I hope that someone can answer it: which one is correct and why? (thanks in advance.) "I am looking forward to meet you. Hi, I suppose both of the following sentences are correct. No, only #2 is correct. If they are, then what's the difference in meaning between them.

hope to meet you all soon

Он, Беккер посмотрел на кольцо на своем пальце, снова вчитываясь в текст, который якобы лжет. Он дернул шнурок в третий раз, ты превзошел.

hope to meet you all soon

Он сел в кровати. - Сэр, - задыхаясь проговорил Чатрукьян.