Yoann Kongolo partakes in Fight Night Saint Tropez
Yoann Kongolo with Olivier Muller at Fight Night Saint Tropez 2013 / Pic: Facebook

A highly anticipated sixth edition of annual kickboxing extravaganza Fight Night Saint Tropez takes place at the Citadel on Saturday August 4. The event gathers some of the most notable kickboxers of today and French and Internationally celebrities under one roof, producing a night of glamour and professional fight action.

The previously announced lineup includes the first-string French fighters, as well as competitors out of Italy, Slovakia, Belgium, Lithuania, Moldova and Germany. In addition, the promotion recently hinted a participation of Swiss Yoann Kongolo.

“Fight Night VI: Yoann Kongolo on the poster. Will he be in the [single-elimination] tournament or fight for a title?” says the post on Facebook.

Kongolo initially made headlines when he took all Pro-Fight Karate tournament at the very first event in 2013. He has also appeared at the second edition scoring a unanimous decision against Nicola Gallo. In addition, he is a winner of GLORY Welterweight Contender Tournament in 2017, and is currently ranked No.5 in the promotion.

More information is expected to be announced in the coming weeks. Tickets available at Weezevent.

Fight Night Saint Tropez 6 is headlined by the WKN World lightweight championship bout between Mallaury Kalachnikoff and Laetitia Madjene. The fight card also includes a heavyweight rematch between Greg Tony and Frederic Sinistra, as well as two four-man knockout contests. The current lineup can be found below.

Fight Night Saint Tropez 6 lineup

Lightweight Mallaury Kalachnikoff vs. Laetitia Madjene
Super Heavyweight Gregory Tony vs. Frederic Sinistra

80 kg four-man tournament
Yohan Lidon
Cyril Benzaquen
Giuseppe De Domenico
Erik Matejovsky

105 kg four-man tournament
Stephane Susperregui
Arnold Oborotov
Pavel Voronin
Wladimir Tok