STB 16 Kosice: Georgij Fibich vs Valentin Bordianu
Simply the Best Kickboxing returns to Slovakia this Friday with Episode 16. The event held at Steel Arena is the fourth series produced in the country, following three previous chapters in Poprad. It is also the second show in the city with Rebuy Stars Fight Night promoted in June.
The fight card is a mixed program, comprising kickboxing, boxing and MMA bouts. The roster includes the leading Slovakian fighters as well as the representatives of Belarus, France, Romania, Poland, Ukraine and Czech Republic. Three WKN championships will be contested on the night.
In one of the super fights Czech heavyweight Georgij Fibich goes up against Romanian Valentin Bordianu. The bout is scheduled for three rounds in K-1 kickboxing.
STB 16 Kosice is the fourth appearance of Georgij Fibich in the world series. His resume includes the battles at three episodes promoted in Prague, where he scored the decision against Greek Vasilis Karagiannidis and Anastasios Karagiannidis, as well as KO’d his country-fellow David Vins, winning WKN Czech heavyweight title.
Valentin Bordianu makes his Simply the Best debut. He is known as a the SuperKombat competitor, where he faced the likes of Ionut Ciure, Patrick Schmid, Michail Karamousketas, Marius Munteanu, among others.
Slovakian Vladimir Moravcik headlines Simply the Best 16 Kosice going up against Belarusian Yuri Bessmertny in a three-round WKN International super middleweight championship. Also on the card Slovakian Pavol Garaj challenges Czech Matous Kohout for WKN International middleweight belt. “Slovakian Giant” Tomas Mozny faces Poland’s Wieslaw Kwasniewski at heavyweight. The complete fight card can be found below.
Simply the Best 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