Bigger’s Better Boxing pencils two seasons of women’s kickboxing tournament Girl Power live on SFR Sport 5.
Girl Power is a one night featherweight kickboxing eliminator. Eight international competitors battle out in the fast-paced bouts. To take all tournament the fighter needs to collect three victories during one evening. Prestigious WKN championship belt at stake.
The producer of the show is the Bigger’s Better Boxing, governed by Jean-Christophe Courreges, Stephane Cabrera and Jean-Philippe Lustyk. Steve Smoger and Klaus Hagemann are the head officials at the events. Bruno Wartelle is a coordinator. FIGHTMAG is a media partner.
Famed organization has held three seasons of heavyweight boxing tournaments live on Eurosport. In 2014 the “BB” presented the pilot of female contest “Girl Power”. Norway’s Anna Tatjana Lie came out victorious live on PPV.
Last month Girl Power started a new chapter. French Mallaury Kalachnikoff was crowned live on European television network SFR Sport 5.
The World Kickboxing Network is a backbone of the promotion. On Wednesday it has announced that 10 events are planned in 2017-2018.
“We look forward to numerous events. SFR Sport 5 is a leading and unique network in Europe fully devoted to combat sports,” Bigger’s Better president JC Courreges told fightmag.com.au in January.
“Our main goal is an enlargement of opportunities for women in sport. We also strive to become an empowering tool for women for years to come.”
In summary, Girl Power looks towards the five-event concept per year in the format of Grand Prix. Four qualification tournaments will lead to the super finale. We will have more information as soon as it becomes available.