Zaur Dzhavadov headlines LNK Fight Night 12 Lielupe
Zaur Dzhavadov earned WKN European Middleweight title by knockout in the fourth round against Jozef Kolodzej at LNK Fight Night 11 on March 23, 2019 in Riga, Latvia / Pic: Facebook

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The World Kickboxing Network makes its second visit to Latvia this year with LNK Fight Night 12 scheduled for July 20 in Lielupe, the organization announced on Wednesday. Presented by Vadim Milov and Eugene Sapronenko the event follows a previous edition held in Riga last month.

A newly crowned WKN European Middleweight champion Zaur Dzhavadov is expected to headline the upcoming show. He is fresh of the win by knockout in the fourth round against Slovakian Jozef Kolodzej. Earlier in his career Dzhavadov earned European titles in Kings of Kings and WKA, as well as won several Latvian and international tournaments.

At this moment it is unclear whether Dzhavadov is scheduled to defend his European strap or is set to challenge for the major World Kickboxing Network title in his respective weight class.

LNK Fight Night 12 features a mixed-fight bill with kickboxing, boxing and MMA bouts presented on the card. Alongside Dzhavadov, the likes of Marcis Grundulis, Milans Volkovs, Ralfs Vilcans, Alexandr Chizhov, Arturs Ozolins, Nikita Smirnov, Oskars Grosmanis, Danik Vesnenok, Volodymyr Skrypka, among others, are featured on the roster.

The matchups and more information is expected to be announced in the coming weeks.