The Battle 18: Giannis Manolas added to WKN Greece LHW Tourney

The Battle 18 by WKN

The Battle 18 by WKN takes place in Athens, Greece on April 29. The event promoted by famous TV-presenter Stefanos Konstantinidis marks three years of collaboration between the No.1 Greek Fight Show and the prestigious sports governing body World Kickboxing Network.

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The upcoming show is headlined by the four-man knockout tournament with WKN Greek light heavyweight title on the line. To take all, the contender has to collect three victorious during one evening in the format of a single-elimination tournament: semi-final and final.

The names of three out of four participants have been revealed to date. In addition to two previously announced fighters Nikos Tzotzos (10-0, 8 KOs) and Pavlos Misias (42-5, 21 KOs), Giannis Manolas of Fight Club Galatsi has been added to the roster on Thursday.

The resume of Manolas includes the battles against Petros Skafias, Dimitris Chiotis, Marios Blanas, among others. He is victorious in his most recent bout held in July, when he defeated Turkish Hamdi Kuzgun by decision.

The fight card is currently in the making. The name of the fourth participant of the tournament as well as other match ups and WKN championship bouts are expected to be announced in the coming weeks. The current line up can be found below.

Light Heavyweight Tournament
Nikos Tzotzos
Pavlos Misias
Giannis Manolas
TBA

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