Nicola Canu from Iglesias, Sardinia is a two-time WKN European Featherweight champion and two-time World Kickboxing Network Super Featherweight title challenger. The Italian athlete has been prominently competing internationally for over a decade.
In his previous bout in July Canu faced Brandon Vieira in WKN World Super Featherweight title fight, yet fell short on judges scorecards. In December 2016 he took a short notice bout against then champion Tomasz Makowski, who came out victorious also by decision.
Canu is set to make his return to the championship ring on December 7 in Baccarat, France, where he takes on the representative of the country-host Bryan Lang. The pair battles it out for WKN European Super Featherweight title in oriental kickboxing (K-1 style). The contest headlines the event titled “Cristal Boxing 4“.
Ahead of the bout, a new clip billed as “Nicola Canu – Muay Thai Motivation” hit the stream. The video is produced by Secret View Productions and directed by Francesco Manca.
Muay Thai motivation with two-time #WKN European champ, Nicola Canu from Iglesias, Sardinia 🇮🇹
"The Power" Canu is back in the championship ring on December 7 in Baccarat, where he takes on French champion Bryan Lang.
Video: Secret View Productions. Directed by Francesco Manca. pic.twitter.com/wf8B77y7VJ
— World Kickboxing Network (@WKNkickboxing) November 4, 2019
Earlier in his career Nicola Canu held WKN European Gold in the featherweight class, scoring a unanimous decision against Jeremy Legrand. He has also made a successful title defense by knockout in the second round against Jouhri Abdelmalek.
Super Featherweight Nicola Canu vs. Bryan Lang