Kickboxing Simply the Best 16 Kosice. Stefan Meszaros vs Martin Gano
Simply the Best 16 Kosice: Stefan Meszaros vs Martin Gano

Simply the Best 16 Kosice third bout announced

Simply the Best 16 Kosice is the fourth kickboxing series produced in Slovakia. Held on October 14 at Steel Arena it follows three previous episodes present in Poprad.

The fight card is a mixed bill with kickboxing, boxing and MMA bouts featured on the program. The roster includes the A-list Slovakian fighters up against international opponents. Several WKN titles will be contested on the night.

To date the organization revealed three bouts. The most recent addition is a three-round super middleweight battle between Slovakian Stefan Meszaros and Czech Martin Gano.

Stefan Meszaros makes his second appearance at the World Series. Battling out at STB 11 Poprad last October he scored the decision against Poland’s Bartosz Zajac. His resume also includes the fights against Bazlaz Martin, Michal Szmajda, Michal Peczar, among others.

Martin Gano makes his Simply the Best debut. Over the course of his career he fought the likes of Warren Stevelmans, Max Baumert, Milan Pales.

Simply the Best 16 Kosice is expected to be headlined by “Slovakian Giant” Tomas Mozny face off an opponent yet to be named. The fight card includes WKN International middleweight championship between Slovak Pavol Garaj and Czech Matous Kohout. As well, Slovakian heavyweight Mixed Martial Artist Kristof Nataska takes on Czech Alexandr Cverna.

The promoters of the event are Lukas Bodyy and Petr Lamac. The President of World Kickboxing Network Stephane Cabrera is expected to attend the event.

Other match ups, championship bouts and the fight order are expected to be announced in the coming weeks. The current line up can be found below.

STB 16 Kosice fight card

Middleweight Pavol Garaj vs. Matous Kohout – WKN International title
Super middleweight Stefan Meszaros vs. Martin Gano
Heavyweight Tomas Mozny vs. TBA
Middleweight Vladimir Moravcik vs. TBA
Heavyweight: Petr Vondracek vs. TBA
Heavyweight Georgij Fibich vs. TBA
Super light heavyweight Adrian Valentin vs. TBA
Light heavyweight Vladimir Idranyi vs. TBA
Welterweight Milan Pales vs. TBA

Heavyweight Kristof Nataska vs. Alexandr Cverna
Lightweight Miroslav Strbak vs. TBA
Heavyweight Tuslan Terpajow vs. TBA
Light heavyweight Pavol Langer vs. TBA
Welterweight Frantisek Fodor vs. TBA

Cruiserweight Radoslav Estocin vs. TBA