The World Kickboxing Network is back to Italy tonight (Dec. 15) with an international event billed as Invictus Arena 25. The fight show presented by Riccardo Lecca takes place at PalaSantoro in Rome featuring two WKN Grand Prix contested in the format of four-man knockout contest.
One of the tournaments is the WKN International eliminator at 65 kg. Another contest features WKN Italian tournament at 75 kg.
To win the belt, the contender has to collect two victories during one evening going through semi-final and final. The official weigh-in ceremony and tournament draw were conducted on Friday.
In the first semi-final of international eliminator Belgian Xavier Lejour takes on Dennis Haddad of Germany. In the second semi-final the representative of the country-host Francesco Picca faces Petru Morari of Moldova.
The first semi-final of Italian Grand Prix features Armin Dokic up against Roman Kozak. The second semi-final is a battle between Francesco Palermo vs. Fatmir Gordi.
The undercard includes four kickboxing and four MMA bouts. A complete lineup can be found below.
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Invictus Arena 25 fight card
WKN International Grand Prix -65 kg
Francesco Picca vs. Petru Morari
Dennis Haddad vs. Xavier Lejour
WKN Italian Grand Prix -75 kg
Armin Dokic vs. Roman Kozak
Francesco Palermo vs. Fatmir Gordi
Paolo Angelini vs. Angelo Volpe
Pavel Diac vs. Antonio Caraglia
Luca Carnevali vs. Filippo Saba
Roberto Oliva vs. Reda Jahouari
Pietro Mochetti vs. Davide Barbacaro
Claudio Pacella vs. Fabio Di cristo
Dimitri Iorga vs. Gianluigi Carotenuto
Simone D’anna vs. Giovanni Garofalo