Women’s kickboxing tournament Girl Power airs live on SFR Sport 5 on Friday February 10.
The upcoming event is a newly announced episode of the “Bigger’s Better” series. From 2010 to 2013 the organization has produced three seasons of the boxing shows on Eurosport network, as well as numerous IBA boxing championship events. The pilot of the Girl Power edition aired live on Pay-Per-View in 2014.
Girl Power II is a one-night, 8-woman kickboxing eliminator. The event is held at Municipal Sports Hall Ivan Vazov in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria. The broadcaster is a European TV network devoted to fighting sports, SFR Sport 5. The matchmaker is the World Kickboxing Network. Moreover, the international boxing hall of fame referee, Steve Smoger officiates the bouts.
The WKN has revealed the names of the competitors. The favorite on the card is, hands down, Mallaury Kalachnikoff of France. She teams up with Laura Follereau participating in the tournament. Also on the card two fighters out of Belgium, Nathalie Visshers and Ilham Gramal. Judit Laura Foldvari of Hungary and Zorka Stojanovic of Bosnia top up the bill. In addition Luba Littau of Germany takes part in the contest. In conclusion, the representative of the country host is Iliana Metodieva Gelebova.
Girl Power II airs live on SFR Sport 5 on Friday 10th February, starting at 20:00 (UTC+01:00). The fast paced bouts are of the 3 x 2 minute rounds with 1 minute break formula. The extra round applies in case of a draw in the championship fight. The featherweight contests will go ahead under kickboxing oriental rules with the allowance of the spinning back fist.