Yohan Lidon defeats Djibril Ehouo at kickboxing series Dark Fights: Capital Fights 2
Yohan Lidon / Pic: William Luu

Capital Fights 2 starts the second season of kickboxing series Dark Fights.

Kickboxing promotion Capital Fights 2 was held on Saturday May 20 in Paris. The event showcased the 11-fight bill comprising eight bouts in kickboxing and three matches in pankration.

In the headliner of the show the current WKN World super middleweight champion Yohan Lidon of France faced off his country fellow Djibril Ehouo. The three-round 78 kg non-title bout ended in favor of Lidon. As a result he continues the winning streak in K-1 with the following challenge scheduled at Glory 42 Paris on June 10.

Two heavyweight bouts featured on the program. In one of the contests Daniel Sam of England earned a decision against Nordine Mahieddine of France. Similarly, Stephane Susperregui of France scored a decision against Pavel Voronin of Moldova.

Also on the card Yannick Reine defeated Eddy Nait Slimani by decision at lightweight. As well, Hamza N’Goto defeated Johane Beausejour also by decision at super welterweight.

Kickboxing series Dark Fights is broadcasted on French networks SFR Sport 5 and L’Equipe 21. The program comprises some of the most notable kickboxers of today’s era. Last year the promotion produced four shows in Lyon, Paris, Saint Tropez and Marseille. Capital Fights 2 was the fifth episode. The man behind the scenes is Olivier Muller. The backbone is the World Kickboxing Network.

Capital Fights 2 results

Kickboxing bouts
Super middleweight: Yohan Lidon def. Djibril Ehouo by decision
Heavyweight: Daniel Sam def. Nordine Mahieddine by decision
Heavyweight: Stephane Susperregui def. Pavel Voronin by decision
Lightweight: Yannick Reine def. Eddy Nait Slimani by decision
Super welterweight: Hamza N’Goto def. Johane Beausejour by decision
Lightweight: Anouar El karkouri def. Sofian Bougossa by TKO R3 (Medical stoppage)
Super flyweight: Daren Rolland def. Jordy Louanga by decision
Featherweight: Arthur Meyer def. Alexis Wallace by decision

Pankration bouts
Super flyweight: Maguy Berchel def. Maria Casanova by decision
Middleweight: Abdoul Abdouraguimov def. Nayeb Hezam via submission
Welterweight: Maxim Ceban def. Hasni Mohamedi via submission R1