Josh Jauncey vs Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong headlines GLORY 61 New York
GLORY 61: Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong (r) and Josh Jauncey (l) at the weigh-ins / Pic: James Law, Glory Sports International

Kickboxing event GLORY 61 takes place at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York on November 3 (AEDT). The defending lightweight champion Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong tops the fight-bill facing off Josh Jauncey.

The official weigh-in ceremony was conducted a day before the fight show at The New Yorker Hotel. The champion tipped the scales at 69.7 kg. The challenger was 69.4 kg.

The co-main event is a super bantamweight championship defense featuring the champion Jady Menezes up against Anissa Meksen. The current titleholder weighed-in at 55.3 kg. Her opponent was 55.1 kg.

The fight card also includes a light heavyweight battle between Myron Dennis (93.7 kg) and Chris Camozzi (94.6 kg). In addition, Alan Scheinson (76.7 kg) takes on Omari Boyd (76.7 kg) at welterweight.

The four-fight GLORY 61 New York card follows a five-fight Super Fight Series programme. The action starts with a preliminary card comprising six bouts. A complete lineup and weigh-in results can be found below.

GLORY 61 fight card

GLORY 61 New York
Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong (153.6 lb / 69.7 kg) vs. Josh Jauncey (153 lb / 69.4 kg)
Jady Menezes (122 lb / 55.3 kg) vs. Anissa Meksen (121.4 lb / 55.1 kg)
Myron Dennis (206.6 lb / 93.7 kg) vs. Chris Camozzi (208.6 lb / 94.6 kg)
Alan Scheinson (169 lb / 76.7 kg) vs. Omari Boyd (169 lb / 76.7 kg)

Super Fight Series
Kevin Vannostrand (143 lb / 64.9 kg) vs. Massaro Glunder (142.6 lb / 64.7 kg)
Asa Ten Pow (142 lb / 64.4 kg) vs. Niko Tsigaras (142.6 lb / 64.7 kg)
Malik Watson-Smith (169.6 lb / 76.9 kg) vs. Charles Rodriguez (170 lb / 77.1 kg)
Justin Houghton (153.6 lb / 69.7 kg) vs. Vince McGuinness (154 lb / 69.9 kg)
Ashley Nichols (121 lb / 54.9 kg) vs. Chommanee Sor Taehiran (121.8 lb / 55.2 kg)

Preliminary card
Nate Richardson (142 lb / 64.4 kg) vs. Justin Greskiewicz (143.6 lb / 65.1 kg)
Houssam El Kasri (142.6 lb / 64.7 kg) vs. Abraham Vidales (142.4 lb / 64.6 kg)
Jonathan Di Bella (123.8 lb / 56.2 kg) vs. Mohamed Lemjerdine (125 lb / 56.7 kg)
Harry Germain (176.4 lb / 80 kg) vs. Iskandar Usmonov (179 lb / 81.2 kg)
John Pina (154 lb / 69.9 kg) vs. Joe Miller (154.6 lb / 70.1 kg)
Kemar Lindsay (137.4 lb / 62.3 kg) vs. Kris Anders (133 lb / 60.3 kg)

Parviz Iskenderov
Parviz Iskenderov is a Muay Thai fighter from Perth, Australia. He is a former National champion of Belarus, and also a finalist of IFMA European Cup. He is an editor and journalist at FIGHTMAG. Iskenderov is also the World Kickboxing Network (WKN) international coordinator for Australia.

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