Ukrainian kickboxing legend “King” Artur Kyshenko added another title to his collection Saturday in Aix-En-Provence, France. Kyshenko defeated veteran Yohan Lidon by five-round decision to win the Arena Fight -80 kg belt.
Today, Kyshenko posted his thoughts on the bout on social media.
“Yesterday’s fight gave me some progress in my development. I understood and I felt myself, my body, my thoughts and psychology during these full 5 rounds. I just want to thank each and every one of you for support me! So, now you’ve seen the real me! I am what I am,” he wrote.
In another title bout, Enfusion champion Tayfun “Turkish Turbine” Ozcan defeated Mo Hendouf on points to win the -72 kg title fight.
Jimmy Vienot won a decision against Turkey’s Vedat Hoduk for the organization’s -75 kg title.
In other results, Wilson Varela defeated Youssef Boughanem in the -71 kg title fight, and Gaetan Dambo defeated Mohamed Souane on points in the -71 kg Muay Thai title match. Karim Bennoui won the -63 kg title also.