Kickboxing event Glory 48 is held tonight, Friday December 1, at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. The program comprises ten bouts, with two titles challenged on the night.
In the main event at Glory 48 New York Kevin VanNostrand faces Anvar Boynazarov. The pair battles out for the interim featherweight belt. At the official weigh-in ceremony conducted on Thursday, VanNostrand showed 64.5 kg. Boynazarov was 64.7 kg.
The fight card also includes the four-man middleweight tournament. In one of the semi-finals Wayne Barrett (83.2 kg) goes up against Robert Thomas (83.8 kg). In another, Mike Lemaire (84.8 kg) takes on Matt Baker (84.7 kg).
In the main event at Glory 48 Super Fight Series Tiffany van Soest defends her super bantamweight title against Anissa Meksen. On the scales the champion showed 54.5 kg. The challenger was 54.7 kg.
Also on the card the middleweight battle between Chris Camozzi (84.1 kg) and Kyle Weickhardt (84.2 kg). As well, Elvis Gashi (69.2 kg) meets Nate Richardson (69.6 kg) at lightweight.
In addition Ivan Galaz squares off against Paul Banasiak in the middleweight tournament reserve bout. Both fighters weighed-in at 84.2 kg. The complete fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.
Glory 48 weigh-in results
Glory 48 New York
Featherweight Kevin Vannostrand (64.5 kg) vs. Anvar Boynazarov (64.7 kg)
Light Heavyweight Thiago Silva (92.7 kg) vs. John King (94.2 kg)
Middleweight Wayne Barrett (83.2 kg) vs. Robert Thomas (83.8 kg)
Middleweight Mike Lemaire (84.8 kg) vs. Matt Baker (84.7 kg)
Glory 48 Super Fight Series
Super Bantamweight Tiffany van Soest (54.5 kg) vs. Anissa Meksen (54.7 kg)
Middleweight Chris Camozzi (84.1 kg) vs. Kyle Weickhardt (84.2 kg)
Lightweight Elvis Gashi (69.2 kg) vs. Nate Richardson (69.6 kg)
Middleweight Ivan Galaz (84.2 kg) vs. Paul Banasiak (84.2 kg)
Lightweight Justin Houghton (69.6 kg) vs. Itay Gershon (869.4 kg)