Hombres de Honor 91 Madrid
Spanish MMA promotion Hombres de Honor starts the championship season on February 18 in Madrid. Promoted by Chinto Mordillo the event follows two installments this year, with welterweight Javier Fuentes and lightweight Julio Cesar Alves earning WKN National titles in their respective weight classes.
Hombres de Honor 91 in Madrid is one of the two-event schedule, World Kickboxing Network announced earlier this month. It precedes HDH 93 held on March 10 on Canary Islands.
On Sunday the organization announced the main event bout of the upcoming show. The previously announced Spanish middleweight Enoc Solves Torres (21-10) faces Ukrainian Artem Shokalo (24-21). The pair battles out for WKN International belt. The bout is scheduled for three rounds.
The resume of Solves Torres includes the victories against Andrey Seledtsov, Ludy Goulart, Nodar Kudukhashvili. Shokalo defeated the likes of Hayk Gasparyan, Roman Yarynkin, Ruslan Ibragimov.
The fight card at HDH 91 also includes Karla Benitez (15-11) contesting for flyweight strap. The name of her opponent is expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
World Kickboxing Network launched its MMA branch in December 2016. In 2000’s, in collaboration with notorious IVC (International Vale Tudo Championship), WKN made history as the pioneer-organization to promote MMA bouts on European soil.
Middleweight Enoc Solves Torres vs. Artem Shokalo
Flyweight Karla Benitez vs. TBA