Karate Combat kicks off Second 2
The first Karate Combat event of the year is held today (Jan. 25 AEDT) at Avalon Hollywood. The fight card features nine bouts with the lightweight “Challenger Match” serving as a headliner of the live show on Karate.com.
On the top of the fight-bill Luiz Rocha squares off against Myrza Tebuev. The pair battles it out for the chance to earn the division’s Golden Belt.
The official weigh-in ceremony held a day before the fight show “ended with heated staredowns between fighters and their opponents”. The likes of UFC Hall of Famer Bas Rutten and Hollywood heavyweight Danny Trejo “were also in action at the weigh-ins” (via Facebook).
The list of a star-studded guest list of the event also includes YouTube star Faze Sensei, TV personality Rocsi Diaz, former three-division World Champion in Muay Thai Nathan “Carnage” Corbett, among others. The full fight card can be found below.
Luiz Rocha vs. Myrza Tebuev
Elhadji N’Dour vs. Calum Robb
Igor de Castaneda vs. Milos Vukovic
Kevin Walker vs. Abdalla Ibrahim
Daniel Viveros vs. Ilies Mardhi
Alex Bouderbane vs. Willans Quirino
Nadege Ait-Ibrahim vs. Ana Luiza Ferriera
Teeik Silva vs. Kevin Kowalczik
Luis Diogo vs. Jonas Correia