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Kickboxing Simply the Best 17 Farciennes features Salvatore Scaletta (pictured) face off Mohammed Kloua / Pic: Facebook

Simply the Best Kickboxing returns to Belgium with Episode 17 held on November 26. The event takes place at Hall Omnisport de Farciennes featuring the nine-fight bill with three WKN titles challenged on the night. The roster includes some of best representatives of the country-host, as well as international opponents coming from Sardinia, Slovakia, Russia and France.

On Monday World Kickboxing Network announced two all-Belgian bouts, finalizing the fight card for the upcoming show. Featherweight Mohammed Kloua faces Salvatore Scaletta, while welterweight Alessio Ketelaers takes on Dylan Coyette. All fighters make their Simply the Best debut.

Kloua is known for his bout against Zaim Ljatifi. His opponentĀ Scaletta is a pro-amateur European champion in the division, winning the belt against Russian Alexander Badretdinov earlier this month in La Louviere.

Ketelaers fought the likes of Anas El Amraani, Deniz Demirkapu and Dean van Ditmarsch. Coyette is fresh of the knockout victory taken this past Saturday at Fight Day Trazegnies.

Promoted under the banner of “Nuit des Titans” STB 17 Farciennes is headlined by WKN World lightweight championship between the current title holder Lorenzo Piras of Sardinia and the Belgian challenger Allan Gozdzicki. Also on the card the representative of the country-host Gaetano Pirello takes on French Rehda Chtibi, battling out for WKN European welterweight pro-amateur Muay Thai title. In addition, Belgian Tarik Mahillon and Slovakian Samuel Hadzima challenge for WKN International lightweight belt. The full fight card can be found below.

STB 17 Farciennes fight card

Lightweight Lorenzo Piras (c) vs. Allan Gozdzicki
Lightweight Tarik Mahillon vs. Samuel Hadzima
Welterweight Gaetano Pirello vs. Rehda Chtibi
Super lightweight Xavier Lejour vs. Aurelien Houdart
Featherweight Ashley Gilson vs. Valentina Simanikhina
Featherweight Ougo Huet vs. Dinabe Birame
Featherweight Mohammed Kloua vs. Salvatore Scaletta
Welterweight Alessio Ketelaers vs. Dylan Coyette

Welterweight Nicolas Di Franco vs. Pascal Becka