On Saturday 16th April, former four-time WKN world champion from Argentina Jorge Acero Cali promotes Escobar in Octagon fight night.
Escobar in Octagon is proudly presented by eminent Jorge Cali aka Acero [Spanish for Steel] who is a WKN ambassador in South America. Four times he conquered the world of kickboxing, and heartily credits the World Kickboxing Network and its president Stephane Cabrera for playing a significant role in the raise of his career.
After terminating fighting in the ring, Cali started a political venture aiming to improve the living of people in his home town Escobar. He has been evidenced as one of the most words worth personalities on the scene, and has recently obtained a position of the president of City Council. Nevertheless Cali never steps far from sport that made him learn ‘some of the most notable values, such as a respect, honesty, healthy life style, partnership, solidarity and loyalty’.
This Saturday 16th April, Cali is holding a combined Kickboxing and Mixed Martial Arts event ‘Escobar in Octagon’. The fight bill will see eight stand up challenges and two bouts under MMA rules.
Federico Zarza vs Rodrigo Castellanos
Ezequiel Romero vs Cristian Dure
Alejandro Quiroga vs Ariel Maidana
Jaoaquin Llanos vs Felix Padilla
Gabriel Valenzuela vs Diego Ibars
Cristian GUido vs Nestor Ojeda
Jonathan Bareiro vs Brian Quiroga
Jose Leccese vs Juan Crus Quintana
Franco Sotelo vs Ricardo Velazco
Damian Mino vs Marcelo Reinman
— FIGHTMAG (@fightmag) March 20, 2016
Meanwhile, Argentine phenomenal Cali is also well-known here in Australia. In October 2015, ahead of political elections in Argentina, the World Kickboxing Network president Stephane Cabrera made a transcontinental sports unity between two lands. He has created an exclusive WKN gold ring where the name Jorge Acero Cali proudly engraved along side with Fightmag 10 years.
— Parviz Iskenderov (@ParvizIskender) October 26, 2015