Hammerstein Ballroom in the Empire State host Glory Kickboxing as the hold Glory 61 New York, featuring a championship double header as the Glory Men’s Lightweight titles & Women’s Super Bantamweight are both on the line.
The main event has Canada’s Josh Jauncey, who’s won consecutive decisions over Stoyan Koprivienski & Christian Baya, challenging Thailand’s Sitthichai “Killer Kid” Sitsongpeenong for the Glory Lightweight title he’s defend 5 times; for a 8 fight win streak.
The co-main event is the third time we’ll see Jady Menezes vs. Anissa Meksen in the Glory ring. Meksem defeated Menezes at by unanimous decision at Glory 43 New York, in the Super Bantamweight title tournament. This past August Menezes dethroned Meksen of the championship with a split decision win at Glory 56 Denver.
GLORY 61 New York
LW Title: (retains) Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong def. Josh Jauncey by (50-44, 49-45 x2) unanimous decision
WSB Title: (new champ) Anissa Meksen def. Jady Menezes by TKO (punches) 0:39 R2
LHW: Chris Camozzi def. Myron Dennis by (30-27 x3) unanimous decision
WW: Omari Boyd def. Alan Scheinson by (29-28, 30-27 x2) unanimous decision
Super Fight Series
FW: Kevin Vannostrand def. Massaro Glunder by (28-27 x3) unanimous decision
FW: Asa Ten Pow def. Niko Tsigaras by (30-27 x3) unanimous decision
WW: Charles Rodriguez def. Malik Watson-Smith by (20-18 x3) technical decision
MW: Joe Taylor vs. Ivan Galaz
LW: Justin Houghton def. Vince McGuinness by (29-28, 30-27 x2) unanimous decision
SBW: Chommanee Sor Taehiran def. Ashley Nichols by (29-28, 27-30, 29-28) split decision
FW: Nate Richardson def. Justin Greskiewicz by TKO (3 knockdown rule) 2:33 R1
FW: Abraham Vidales def. Houssam El Kasri by TKO (left hook) 1:48 R1
125 lbs. Jonathan Di Bella def. Mohamed Lemjerdine by (30-25 x3) unanimous decision
179 lbs. Harry Germain def. Iskander Usmonov by TKO (punches) 0:40 R1