Simply The Best 15 Moreno is held on October 1 at Believe Night Club. The organization has previously scheduled the event in Tigre, however it was moved to a new location. Nevertheless STB 15 marks the return of World Championship to South American capital of kickboxing. Making its debut in the city Moreno, it is also the fourth series in Argentina, following three previous episodes produced in Caseros.
Over the last several weeks the promotion has been revealing the names of the fighters as well as the match ups expected on the card. The most recent announcement has been made on Saturday featuring Argentine bantamweight Damian Alcaraz up against Darwin Saavedra of Uruguay. The pair squares in a three-round bout in Muay Thai.
“Gulliver” Alcaraz is a current WKN South American bantamweight champion. He won the title by a unanimous decision against Brazilian Bruno Gasparzinho in May at “Bosch Tour 4” in Buenos Aires. Simply The Best 15 Moreno will be his second appearance in kickboxing series after STB 7 Caseros in 2015, when he took the decision against Matias Florio.
National champion of Uruguay Darwin Saavedra makes his Simply The Best debut. His resume includes the bouts against his country-fellow Rodrigo Bruzzone, Argentine Edgardo Cuenca, among others.
The main event at Simply The Best 15 Moreno is a five-round WKN World super bantamweight championship featuring Argentina Federico Roma face off French Tristan Gaetano. The co-main event is WKN Intercontinental lightweight championship between Nikolas Vegas up against Jeremy Nkoa.
Other match ups are expected to be announced in the coming weeks. The current line up can be found below.
Simply The Best 15 Moreno
Super bantamweight Federico Roma vs. Tristan Gaetano – WKN World title
Lightweight Niko Vega vs. Jeremy Nkoa – WKN Intercontinental title
Flyweight Florencia Greco vs. Narela Alfonso – WKN Argentine title
Welterweight Martin Velasco vs. Daniel Rico – WKN International title
Lightweight Pablo Roma vs. TBA – WKN International title
Bantamweight Damien Alcaraz vs. Darwing Saavedra
Middleweight Guillermo Benitez vs. TBA
Super middleweight Leandro Dapueto vs. TBA
Super featherweight Marcos Rios vs. TBA
Super featherweight Tomas Aguirre vs. TBA
Welterweight Jose Barrios vs. TBA
Lightweight Gustavo Rodriguez vs. TBA