Simply the Best 19 Buenos Aires: Bosch vs. Perea
Simply the Best 19 Buenos Aires airs live on Fox Sports Latin America on May 18. The event produced by Jorge “Acero” Cali takes place at the Club GEI in Ituzaingo, featuring the A-list Argentine kickboxers up against international opponents, with three WKN titles contested on the top of the fight-bill.
The main event has suffered a change when Colombian Andres Dussan was forced to withdraw due to injury received at training, World Kickboxing Network announced on Wednesday. He was expected to face off Argentine Cristian Bosch for the second time, in the light heavyweight championship rematch.
Ricardo Perea (17-8) of Mexico stepped-in to take on “Serpiente” Bosch. The pair meets at cruiserweight, contesting for WKN International title in Muay Thai.
The fight card has been topped up by international match up between local Lucas Arce and Brazilian kickboxer Luriel.
Also on the card Argentine Martin Velasco and Brazilian Avelino Soaeres battle out for WKN International middleweight belt. In addition, Argentine Pablo Roa and Juan Avilar Villalba of Paraguay contest for WKN International lightweight strap. The current lineup can be found below.
STB 19 fight card
Cruiserweight Cristian Bosch vs. Ricardo Perea
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
Lucas Arce vs. Luriel