Kickboxing series Simply the Best 19 Buenos Aires was held on May 19 (May 18 in the US). The event took place at Club GEI in Ituzaingo featuring a series of international bouts with three WKN titles contested live on FOX Sports Latin America.
Argentine star Cristian Bosch faced Mexican Ricardo Perea in a three-round Muay Thai clash. The pair battled out for WKN International Cruiserweight title. The bout ended prior the final bell with the representative of the country-host taking the win by TKO in the second round.
Also on the card Argentine Martin Velasco stopped Brazilian Avelino Soaeres winning WKN International middleweight belt. In addition, Argentine Pablo Roa took the win against Juan Avilar Villalba of Paraguay, earning WKN International strap in the lightweight class.
The next Simply the Best Episode is held in Argentine city Cordoba, marking the return of famed Jorge “Acero” Cali, who takes on his country-fellow Diego “El Toro” Visotzky in a three-round MMA bout. The Series 20 airs live on FOX Sports on June 9.
STB 19 Buenos Aires results
Cruiserweight Cristian Bosch def. Ricardo Perea via TKO
Middleweight Martin Velasco def. Avelino Soaeres via TKO
Lightweight Pablo Roa def. Juan Avilar Villalba via KO
Bantamweight Ignacio Capllonch def. Maiquel Pereyra via TKO
Middleweight Maxi Bonelo def. Nicolas Ryske via decision
Nicolas Jara def. Cesar Ulisses Barcellos via decision
Emiliano Calderon def. Franco Mercado via decision