Kickboxing Simply the Best 16 Kosice, Tomas Mozny
Tomas Mozny / Simply the Best 16 Kosice

Simply the Best Kickboxing returns to Slovakia next Saturday, with Episode 16 held at Steel Arena in Kosice. The program features a 13-fight bill with three WKN titles challenged on the night. The roster includes the leading Slovakian fighters as well as the representatives of Belarus, France, Romania, Poland, Ukraine and Czech Republic. Earlier this week the organization announced a full fight card, comprising kickboxing, boxing and MMA bouts.

Slovakian heavyweight Tomas Mozny squares off Poland’s Wieslaw Kwasniewski in a three-round co-main event.

In his recent bout in August, “The Giant Slovak” suffered a defeat against England’s Daniel Sam at VIP event Fight Night Saint Tropez. Before that he defeated Czech Alen Kapetanovic. The bout against Kwasniewski is his fourth appearance in the world series.

Kwasniewski has also faced a defeat in his latest bout, taking on Czech Petr Vondracek at STB 14 Prague in April. His resume includes the battles against the likes of Zabit Samedov, Antonis Tzoros, Catalin Morosanu.

Simply the Best 16 Kosice is the fourth episode produced in Slovakia, following three previous series held in Poprad. The promoters are Lukas Bodyy and Petr Lamac. A charity campaign supporting Smile at Me association takes place at the event.

Slovakian Vladimir Moravcik headlines STB 16 Kosice going up against Belarusian Yuri Bessmertny in a three-round WKN International super middleweight championship. The full fight card can be found below.

STB 16 Kosice fight card

Kickboxing super middleweight Vladimir Moravcik vs. Yuri Bessmertny – WKN title
Kickboxing super heavyweight Tomas Mozny vs. Wieslaw Kwasniewski
MMA Super cruiserweight Pavol Langer vs. Rokas Stambrauskas
Kickboxing super heavyweight Georgij Fibich vs. Valentin Bordianu
Boxing super cruiserweight Radoslav Estoczin vs. Mateusz Rybarski
Kickboxing middleweight Pavol Garaj vs. Matous Kohout – WKN title
Kickboxing super middleweight Vladimir Idranyi vs. Bakari Tounkara
MMA welterweight Miroslav Strbak vs. Komandor Ogly – WKN title
Kickboxing Super light heavyweight Adrian Valentin vs. Ivan Brokhov
Kickboxing super welterweight Milan Pales vs. Ruslan Kushnirenko
Boxing super bantamweight Martin Parlagi vs. Damian Lawniczak
Kickboxing super welterweight Stefan Meszaros vs. Martin Gano
MMA super heavyweight Kristof Nataska vs. Alexandr Cverna