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Thursday, May 26, 2016

Lion Fight 29 Weigh-In Results: Jo Nattawut And Regian Eersel Set For Headliner

Jo Nattawut

By Press Release

All combatants were on the mark at the official weigh-in for Lion Fight 29 held Thursday afternoon at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.

Lion Fight 29 takes place Friday at the Fox Theatre at Foxwoods, and is headlined by a showdown between Lion Fight super welterweight champion “Smokin’ Jo Nattawut and rising star Regian Eersel. The non-title bout will be in the middleweight division, and both fighters stepped off the scale at 159 lbs.

The co-main event will two former champions against each other in a lightweight clash. Former Lion Fight title-holder Ognjen Topic will look to rebound after losing his belt at Lion Fight 28 to Sergio Wielzen, while onetime Lumpinee Stadium champ Dechsakda Sitsongpeenong will be out to make a statement in his debut on American soil. Both Topic and Dechsakda weighed in at 132 lbs.

A featured main-card bout is also comes in the lightweight division as new sensation Travis Clay meets highlight-reel afficinado Julio Pena. Both Clay and Pena tipped the scales at 132 lbs.

Tickets for Lion Fight 29 are on sale now at www.foxwoods.com or by calling 800-200-2882 or by visiting the Foxwoods Box Offices.

Lion Fight 29 airs live on AXS TV Fights beginning at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT with commentary from renowned duo “The Voice” Michael Schiavello and UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich.

Lion Fight 29 Official Weigh-In Results

Main Event – Middleweight

Regian Eersel – 159 lbs.

Jo Nattawut – 159 lbs.

Co-Main Event – Lightweight

Dechsakda Sitsongpeenong – 132 lbs.

Ognjen Topic – 132 lbs.


Travis Clay – 132 lbs.

Julio Pena – 132 lbs.


Jared Tipton – 124 lbs.

John Nofer – 126 lbs.


Bryce Lawrence – 142 lbs.

Asa Ten Pow – 143 lbs.


PJ Sweda – 152 lbs.

Diego Llamas – 147 lbs.

Amateur Prelims

Super Bantamweight

Emilio Pineda – 125 lbs.

Ahmad Ibrahim – 122 lbs.


Mike Santos – 146 lbs.

Julien Nguyen – 147 lbs.

Super Middleweight

Mike Jenkins – 164 lbs.

Brian Bogue – 163 lbs.


J. Lucky Henry – 184 lbs.

Kris Silck – 183 lbs.


Malcolm Hill – 144 lbs.

Chris Lena – 141 lbs.


posted by FCF Staff @ 8:33 pm
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