Meksen stops Menezes, regains super bantamweight belt
Kickboxing event GLORY 61 was held at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York on Sunday November 3 (AEDT). The headliner of the show featured a lightweight championship bout between the defending champion Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong and Josh Jauncey.
The scheduled for five rounds contest went the distance. A unanimous decision was announced in favor of Sitthichai who consequently retained the strap.
In the co-main event Jady Menezes faced Anissa Meksen in defense of women’s super bantamweight title. The bout ended prior the final bell. The latter stopped her opponent in the second round with punches, and as a result took the title.
Also on the card Omari Boyd scored a unanimous decision against Alan Scheinson, and Kevin VanNostrand similarly defeated Massaro Glunder. The complete results can be found below.
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GLORY 61 New York results
Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong def. Josh Jauncey via unanimous decision (49-4 x2, 50-44)
Anissa Meksen def. Jady Menezes via TKO (Punches, Round 2, 0:39)
Chris Camozzi def. Myron Dennis via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Omari Boyd def. Alan Scheinson via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27 x2)
Kevin VanNostrand def. Massaro Glunder via unanimous decision (28-27 x3)
Asa Ten Pow def. Niko Tsigaras via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Charles Rodriguez def. Malik Watson-Smith via technical decision (20-18 x3)
Justin Houghton def. Vince McGuinness via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27 x2)
Chommanee Sor Taehiran def. Ashley Nichols via split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)
Nate Richardson def. Justin Greskiewicz via TKO (Three KD, Round 1, 2:33)
Abraham Vidales def. Houssam El Kasri via TKO (Left hook, Round 1, 1:48)
Jonathan Di Bella def. Mohamed Lemjerdine via unanimous decision (30-25 x3)
Harry Germain def. Iskander Usmonov via TKO (Punches, Round 1, 0:40)