Watch This: Girl Power 3 Sunny Beach
Fight Like a Girl, women’s kickboxing eliminator Girl Power 3 Sunny Beach aired on TV this past Friday June 23. The event held at Platinum Casino & Hotel featured eight international featherweights battling out in a knockout tournament with a prestigious WKN belt at stake.
Girl Power 3 Sunny Beach was the third episode produced by the Bigger’s Better Boxing and the World Kickboxing Network. In 2014 the organization presented the pilot live Pay-Per-View. The debut on European TV network SFR Sport 5 was held in February.
IFMA Muay Thai World Champion 2014 out of Turkey, Irem Akin collected three victories during one evening. She defeated Marina Spasic of Serbia, Lucie Mudrochova of Czech Republic and the representative of the country-host Bulgarian Iliana Gelebova. As a result Akin has taken all Girl Power 3 Sunny Beach tournament, earning a ticket for the Grand Finale held at a later date.
In addition, the “Girl Power” series feature the Hall of Fame referee out of the United States Steve Smoger. The IBHOF inductee class of 2015 qualified as the referee in kickboxing a year earlier, making his debut at Girl Power 1 Liepaja live on PPV.
On Tuesday the promotion hit the stream with the Girl Power 3 Sunny Beach highlight video posted on Facebook. The complete results of the tournament can be found below.
Quarter-final bout Irem Akin (Turkey) def. Marina Spasic (Serbia)
Quarter-final bout Lucie Mudrochova (Czech) def. Zorka Stojanovic (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Quarter-final bout Iliana Gelebova (Bulgaria) def. Alina Mayorova (Russia)
Quarter-final bout Marion Montanari (France) def. Ashley Gilson (Belgium)
Semi-final bout Irem Akin (Turkey) def. Lucie Mudrochova (Czech)
Semi-final bout Iliana Gelebova (Bulgaria) def. Marion Montanari (France)
Final bout Irem Akin (Turkey) def. Iliana Gelebova (Bulgaria)