Glory 65 is a go, with all 24 fighters on the Utrecht, Netherlands, card hitting the scales without issue. Friday's May 17 Glory kickboxing event will take place at Central Studios and stream live on UFC Fight Pass.
The main event features a middleweight championship bout between belt-holder Alex Pereira (29-6, 17 KOs) and challenger Jason Wilnis (31-9-1, 9 KOs). Both combatants were the last to weigh in with Periera clocking in at 186.7 pounds and Wilnis just six ounces below that at 186.1 pounds.
Also putting his belt on the line is lightweight champion Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong (153.2), who faces off against Marat Grigorian (153). Sitsongpeenong holds an astonishing record of 122-30-5 with 32 of those wins coming by way of knockout. Under the Glory banner, Sitsongpeenong is 11-1 with 2 KOs. Grigorian holds his own with a resume of 60-11-1 with 35 KOs. His Glory record of 7-5 is less impressive, but four of those wins have been earned via knockout.
Rounding out the weigh-in results for the main event card is Yousri Belgaroui (187) and Donovan Wisse (186.1) who square off in a middleweight bout. Hitting another middleweight mark is Eyevan Danenberg (182.5) and his opponent Yassine Ahaggan (187).
Glory 65 Utrecht will also host a Superfight Series and a preliminary card.
Glory 65 Superfight Series Weigh-in Results:Sofia Olofsson (120.6 lbs) vs. Christi Brereton (120.6 lbs)
Itay Gershon (153) vs. Luke Whelan (153.4 lbs / 69.6 kgs)
Bailey Sugden (142.2) vs. Thong Fairtex (142.6 lbs / 64.7 kgs)
Junior Tafa (258.6) vs. Cihad Kepenek (256.4)
Tyjani Beztati (153.4) Josh Jauncey (153.9 lbs / 69.8 kgs)
Glory 65 Prelims Weigh-in Results:Matt Baker (187.2) vs. Kevin van Heeckeren (186.1)
Dani Traoré (168.4) vs. Ammari Diedrick (168)
Jos van Belzen (154.3) vs. Percy de Maeyer (153.4)