TEKB 15: Pingolo vs. Hristov – WKN European Super Welterweight title
TEKB 15 is held tonight (Saturday May 5) at Palais des Sports in Cap d’Agde. The event is annual kickboxing event promoted by Christophe Dragole, which features some of today’s best French and international competitors.
In the main event French Mickael Pignolo (41-2) makes his first defense of WKN European Super Welterweight title, going up against Bulgarian Hristo Hristov (11-1). At the official weight-in ceremony conducted on Friday both fighters comfortably made the required limit of 72.6 kg (160.1 lbs).
The champion was the first to step on the scales, showing 71 kg. The challenger weighed-in at 71.5 kg. The bout is scheduled for five rounds in oriental kickboxing (K-1 rules).
The fight card also includes a five round bout between Lopes de Veiga and Nicolas Atmani. The pair battles out for promotion’s 78 kg belt.
Also on the card Maxime Bonnamy and Uros Bulatovic contest for the French national title at 62.2 kg. The full fight card can be found below.
Super Welterweight Mickael Pignolo vs. Hristov Hristo
78 kg Lopes de Veiga vs. Nicolas Atmani
62.2 kg Maxime Bonnamy vs. Uros Bulatovic
58 kg Clement Adrover vs. Farchich Bad-Eddine
65 kg Clara Ascensio vs. Madelen Softeland
75 kg Mickael Isabelle vs. Dorian Farel
67 kg Mathieu Codron vs. William Depenne
56 kg Lou Solves vs. Elisa Baldini
71 kg Dylan Antoine vs. Amine Rahou