The FEA promotion in Moldova held a huge event Saturday at the Manej Arena in Chisinau, the nation’s capital.
There were 18 fights on the show, including the 2018 FEA World Heavyweight Grand Prix four-man tournament.
Roman Kryklia won the tournament, defeating ACB Kickboxing champion Tsotne Rogava by extra round decision. To get to the championship match, Kryklia defeated Tomas Hron in the semifinals.
In a bout for the vacant KOK 71 KG Title, Vitalie Matei defeated Andrei Leustean of Romania. Dorel Cristian of Moldova previously held the title. Apparently, Cristian was injured and unable to defend the championship.
Popular Dutch-Moroccan fighter Esma “Fight Queen” Hasshass won an extra round decision over late replacement Ruslana Vynyavska of the Ukraine.
KOK women’s champion Nadejda Cantir also won her bout by extra round decision against Anna Avakova.
Here are the full results:
KOK Elimination Tournament
-71 kg: Radu Copaceanu (MDA) def. Cornel Lisii (MDA)-Unanimous Decision
-71 kg: Victor Apostol (MDA) def. Stefan Irimia (ROU)-Unanimous Decision
-70 kg: Petru Morari (MDA) def. Shamil Mustafaev (UKR)-Unanimous Decision
-75 kg: Mina Manoli (MDA) def. Pavel Pinzul (UKR)-Unanimous Decision
-65 kg: Dmitrii Sirbu (MDA) def. Martynas Danius (LTU)-Unanimous Decision
KOK -71 kg Title Fight (belt vacant) 5 x 3 min
-71 kg: Vitalie Matei (MDA) def. Andrei Leustean (ROU)-Decision (Matei Wins KOK 71 kg Title)
FEA World Series Volume 26 Results
-84 kg: Maxim Zaplitnii (MDA) def. Michal Bartas (CZE)-KO Round 2
-71 kg: Zhora Akopyan (ARM) def. Eduard Koroli (UKR)-TKO Round 1
-48 kg: Nadejda Cantir (MDA) def. Anna Avakova (UKR)-Extra Round Decision
-84 kg: Igor Lyapin (UKR) def. Saidi Youssouf (FRA)-Unanimous Decision
-93 kg: Miran Fabjan (SVN) def. Claudio Istrate (ROU)-Unanimous Decision
-65 kg: Stanislav Renita (MDA) def. Francesco Picca (ITA)-Unanimous Decision
FEA World Grand Prix 2018
FEA World GP Heayweight Tournament Semifinal 1/2: Roman Kryklia (BLR) def. Tomas Hron (CZE)
FEA World GP Heavyweight Tournament Semifinal 2/2: Tsotne Rogava (UKR) def. Daniel Lentie (Cameroon / France)-TKO Round 1
-52 kg: Esma Hasshass (Morocco / Holland) def. Ruslana Vynyavska (UKR)-Extra Round Decision
-77 kg: Armin Dokic (ITA) def. Serghei Morari (MDA)-Split Decision
-95 kg: Alexandru Burduja (MDA) def. Jegish Yegoian (ARM)-Unanimous Decision
FEA World GP 2018 Heavyweight Tournament Final
Roman Kryklia (BLR) def. Tsotne Rogava (UKR)-Extra Round Decision