Simply the Best 22 Buenos Aires: Cristian Karlikowski vs. Nicolas Acevedo
Simply the Best 22 Buenos Aires: Cristian Karlikowski vs. Nicolas Acevedo

Simply the Best 22 takes place at the club GEI in Buenos Aires on September 22 (Sep. 23 AWST). The fight card features a mixed fight-bill with kickboxing, Muay Thai and MMA bouts, with two WKN titles on the line.

On Wednesday the promotion added the fourth MMA contest to the programme. The matchup is an international battle between Argentine lightweight Cristian Karlikowski (5-1) and Nicolas Acevedo (2-0) of Uruguay.

Cristian Karlikowski returns to action for the first time in over three years. Nevertheless prior taking the time off he won three bouts in a row, against Miguel Nicolas Mancuso, Gustavo Allende and Gabriel Soule. “El Pequeno” makes his Simply the Best debut.

Nicolas Acevedo also makes his first STB appearance, as well as debut in Argentina. He is coming of a third-round stoppage win against Facundo Hernandez last December. Before that he earned a unanimous decision against Santiago de Vargas.

Simply the Best 22 Buenos Aires is headlined by WKN International Super Light Heavyweight championship rematch between Argentine Cristian Bosch and Andres Dussan of Colombia. The co-main event is the WKN International Middleweight title fight between Argentine Martin Velasco and Colombian Eduardo Vergara. The current lineup can be found below.

Simply the Best 22 fight card

Muay Thai
Super Light Heavyweight Cristian Bosch vs. Andres Dussan
Middleweight Martin Velasco vs. Eduardo Vergara
Super Welterweight Juan Giudicce vs. Leonardo De Oliveira
Super Featherweight Enzo Ganna vs. Christian Guido
Super Featherweight Nicolas vs. Paulo Edson

Bantamweight Ignacio Capllonch vs. TBA
Flyweight Mariana Jofre vs. Giuliana Cosnard
Flyweight Mariana Clausi vs. Johana Orue
Super Lightweight Gaston Monroe vs. Nestor Ojeda
Featherweight Julio Dominguez vs. Diego Camargo

Welterweight Esteban Bonaveri vs. Yeferson Lopez
Lightweight Lightweight Pablo Dhorta vs. Rodrigo Pezoli
Welterweight Jose Barrios Vargas vs. Gustavo Rodriguez
Lightweight Cristian Karlikowski vs. Nicolas Acevedo