Simply the Best 19 Buenos Aires: Velasco vs Soaeres
Simply the Best 19 Buenos Aires: Martin Velasco vs. Avelino Soaeres

Simply the Best 19 Buenos Aires: three bouts added

Simply the Best 19 Buenos Aires is held on May 18 at Club GEI in Ituzaingo. The event promoted by Jorge ‘Acero’ Cali features the A-list South American kick-boxers battling it out in a knockout action live on FOX Sports Latin America. Three WKN International titles will be contested on the night.

In one of the championship bouts Argentine Martin Velasco faces Brazilian Avelino Soaeres. The latter is a replacement opponent for previously announced Marcelo Morrudo.

The resume of Martin Velasco includes WKN South American middleweight title earned last February when he defeated Christian Veloto of Paraguay at Bosch Tour 3. He is also the WKN International welterweight champion, taking the belt by way of KO against Mexican Daniel Rico at Simply the Best 15 Moreno last October.

Soaeres as well appeared STB 15 facing off Argentine Nicolas Sanchez. He has also battled out against Juan Crus Velasquez at Bosch Tour 4 last May.

The Velasco vs. Soaeres bout is scheduled for three rounds.

In addition, three more bouts have been added to the fight card of the upcoming show. In one of the contests Argentine Nicolas Jara goes up against Brazilian Cesar Ulisses Barcellos. Two other bouts feature all-Argentine match ups between Emiliano Calderon and Franco Mercado, and Andrea Salazar up against Neolia Perez.

Simply the Best 19 Buenos Aires is headlined by Argentine Cristian Bosch who defends his WKN International Super Light Heavyweight title, facing off Colombian Andres Dussan in the championship rematch. The current fight card can be found below.

STB 19 fight card

Main card
Super Light Heavyweight Cristian Bosch vs. Andres Dussan
Middleweight Martin Velasco vs. Avelino Soaeres
Lightweight Pablo Roa vs. Juan Avilar Villalba
Bantamweight Ignacio Capllonch vs. Maiquel Pereyra
Middleweight Nicolas Ryske vs. Maxi Bonelo

Nicolas Jara vs. Cesar Ulisses Barcellos
Emiliano Calderon vs. Franco Mercado
Andrea Salazar vs. Neolia Perez