WKN Kickboxing Hits Hard in Atlanta, USA, 1998


The WKN on the Top – Created in 1993 under the leadership of Stephane Cabrera (World President) the World Kickboxing Network has become one of the most powerful sanctioning bodies of the World.

The Worlds directors are: Billy Murray (Ireland), Eric Carlton (Belgium), Evgeny Kotelnikov (Belarus) and Sergio Batarelli (Brazil).

The Honorary President, an icon of Full Contact and former president of ISKA, is no one else but Olivier Muller from Switzerland.

On September 19, 1998 in Atlanta (USA), the WKN hits hard. Famous heavyweight boxing promoter Don King, included Thai Boxing World championship in one of his prestigious Gala and tonight, Jerome Le Banner defeated Brazilian Esposito Da Silva by first round knockout.

Original article in French language by Panorama du contact

La WKN au Top

Créée en 1993 sous l’impulsion de Stephane Cabrera (President Mondial) la World Kickboxing Network est devenue l’un des organismes de boxes pieds et poings les plus puissants du globe. En effet, directeurs mondiaux sont: Billy Murray (Irlande), Eric Carlton (Belgique), Eugnie Kotelnikov (Bielorussie) et Sergio Batarelli (Bresil).

Le president d’honneur, une figure emblematique du Full Contact et ancien patron de ‘ISKA, n’est autre que le Suisse Olivier Muller. Le 19 Septembre 1998 a Atlanta (USA), la WKN frappait un grand coup. Don King, le celebre promoteur de Boxe Anglaise (categorie poids lourd), incluait un championnat du monde de Boxe Thai dans une de ses prestigieuses reunions, Ce soir la, Jerome Le Banner battait le Bresilien Esposito Da Silva par KO au premier round.

Parviz Iskenderov
Parviz Iskenderov is a muaythai 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. He covers national and world news. Iskenderov is also the WKN (World Kickboxing Network) international coordinator for Australia.