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International Kickboxing / Pic: Olivier Sanglier

International Kickboxing

The final fight weekend of November presents four international events held in Iraq, Germany, Cambodia and Belgium. The list includes Kickboxing GP, Khmer – Thai Fight, X’ite Fight Night 5 and Simply the Best 17 Farciennes.

It all starts on Friday November 24 when “Golden Champion” Riyadh Al-Azzawi headlines Kickboxing Grand Prix promoted in Baghdad. Battling out in his hometown Iraqi-English heavyweight meets Poland’s Tanislav Tomashevkii in a five-round bout.

Saturday November 25 is the day of Khmer – Thai Fight in Cambodia, as well as X’ite Fight Night 5 in Germany. The likes of Saenchai PKSaenchaimuaythaigym and Sudsakorn Sor Klinmee face off international competitors in Phnom Penh. Meanwhile, Evans Witte and Deniz Kalkan battle out for WKN German middleweight pro-amateur title in Trittau.

The culmination is set for Sunday November 26 when Simply the Best Kickboxing returns to Farciennes with Episode 17. The fight card features nine bouts with three WKN titles challenged on the night. The event is headlined by the reigning World Kickboxing Network lightweight champion Sardinia’s Lorenzo Piras who defends the belt against the representative of the country-host Allan Gozdzicki.