STB 16 Kosice: Mozny vs. TBA
International kickboxing returns to Slovakia with Simply The Best 16 Kosice held on October 14. The event accommodated at Steel Arena is the second promotion in the city. It follows “Rebuy Stars Fight Night” that took its place in June. It is also the fourth “STB” episode in the country, with previous shows organized in Poprad. The latter is also a city-host of the series pilot presented in 2014.
“Slovakian Giant” Tomas Mozny is announced to headline the show facing off an opponent yet to be named. In the most recent bout he has suffered a decision defeat against England’s Daniel Sam, battling out in a rematch at VIP event Fight Night Saint Tropez on August 4. Before that he scored a decision against Czech Alen Kapetanovic.
Promoters of the event are Lukas Bodyy of Slovakia and Petr Lamac of Czech Republic. WKN President Stephane Cabrera is expected to attend the event.
STB 16 Kosice follows the next series promoted on October 1, when World Championship Kickboxing returns to Argentina with STB 16 Tigre: Roma vs Gaetano for WKN super bantamweight title. The previous show was held in Prague where Serbian Rade Opacic caused an upset, scoring the first-round knockout victory with head kickboxing against local star Ondrej Hutnik.
The name of competitor to take on Mozny as well as other match-ups are expected to be announced in the near future. The current line up can be found below.
Super heavyweight Tomas Mozny vs. TBA