Simply the Best 20 Cordoba: Estrellas de Acero 2
STB 20 Cordoba airs live on Fox Sports Latin America on June 9. The event marks the return of famed Jorge “Acero” Cali who takes on his Argentine-fellow Diego ‘El Toro’ Visotzky in a three-round MMA bout at heavyweight.
Earlier this week World Kickboxing Network announced two championship bouts featured on the card. On Wednesday the organization revealed the names of fighters competing for the belts.
Argentine Francisco Martinez makes his second Simply the Best appearance facing off Francisco Martinez of Paraguay. The contest is for WKN South American Welterweight title. The bout is scheduled for five rounds.
Battling out in Caseros at STB 5 in 2015 Martinez stopped his country-fellow Emanuel Vallejos in the second round. Martinez makes his debut in the world series.
The second match up features Argentine Juan Palermo up against Francisco Lefebvre also representing Paraguay. The pair battles out for WKN International Heavyweight strap. The bout is scheduled for three rounds. Both fighters make their debut under umbrella of Simply the Best.
Other bouts are expected to be announced in the coming weeks. The current lineup can be found below.
STB 20 Cordoba fight card
Heavyweight Jorge ‘Acero’ Cali vs. Diego ‘El Toro’ Visotzky
Welterweight Facundo Perez vs. Francisco Martinez
Heavyweight Juan Palermo vs. Francisco Lefebvre