WKN France: Mickael Lopes da Veiga vs. Milan Kratochvila
The World Kickboxing Network makes its first visit to France this year with the World Championship gala billed as “Muay Thai Attitude 7”. The event presented by Rudy Nunez is held in Les Mureaux (commune in the Yvelines department north-central France) featuring a series of bouts with WKN Middleweight title contested in the headliner of the show.
Representing the country-host Mickael Lopes da Veiga tops the fight-bill going up against Milan Kratochvila of Slovakia. The pair battles it out for World Kickboxing Network Middleweight title in oriental rules (K-1 style).
The official weigh-in ceremony was conducted a day before the fight show with both fighters making a required limit of 76.2 kg (168 lb). The championship bout is scheduled for five rounds.
Muay Thai Attitude 7 in Les Mureaux kicks off a series of WKN promotions scheduled for 2019 across France. The current roster also features the events in Villejuif, Bitche, Orchies and Nice, as well as the recently announced visit to Nimes. Other events, including famed Fight Night Saint Tropez, are expected to be announced in the coming weeks.