Nuit des Gladiateurs 2018 – event trailer

Nuit des Gladiateurs: Nait Slimani vs. Peters

One of the most prominent countries of Kickboxing Planet, France starts the season with Nuit des Gladiateurs held on Saturday January 13. Promoted by Jean Armand Da Lomba, the event takes place at Salle Vallier in Marseille, featuring the eight-fight bill. The program comprises the A-list local fighters, with WKN international match up in the headliner of the show.

The main event features the reigning World Kickboxing Network super lightweight champion French Eddy Nait Slimani up against Charlie Peters of England. The non-title bout is scheduled for three rounds in oriental kickboxing (K-1 rules).

Also on the card the French star Amel Dehby meets her country-fellow Lizzie Largiliere at women’s bantamweight. Cedric Castagna goes up against Samir Mohamed at super lightweight. In addition, Hakim Ketaieb and Jocelyn Branchu face their respective opponents Philippe Salmon and Anthony Recio also at super lightweight.

On Thursday the organization shared an official event trailer on its page on Facebook. The full fight card can be found below.

Super lightweight Eddy Nait Slimani vs. Charlie Peters
Super lightweight Cedric Castagna vs. Samir Mohamed
Bantamweight Amel Dehby vs. Lizzie Largiliere
Super lightweight Hakim Ketaieb vs. Philippe Salmon
Super lightweight Jocelyn Branchu vs. Anthony Recio
Middleweight Geysim Derouiche vs. Wilson Varela
Super flyweight Steven Mendy vs. Anthony Berthelot
Lightweight Emerick Lazizi vs. Hicham Chaara

Parviz Iskenderov
Parviz Iskenderov is a Muay Thai fighter from Perth, Australia. He is a former National champion of Belarus, and also a finalist of IFMA European Cup. He is an editor and journalist at FIGHTMAG. Iskenderov is also the World Kickboxing Network (WKN) international coordinator for Australia.


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