Unbeaten Steve “Put Em to Sleep” Walker (5-0) has a new opponent for his main event debut at Lion Fight 46. The rising super cruiserweight fighter will now face Kristaps Zile of Latvia. Zile replaces original opponent Marcus “Money” Sursa of Texas.
Zile is listed at 31 years of age and competes under both K-1 and Muay Thai rules. He’s held Baltic titles in both kickboxing and Muay Thai. According to the press release, the Latvian fighter has won ten fights in a row. In March, Zile defeated Piotr Lepich by decision at an LNK event.
Here is the updated fight card.
Lion Fight 46
Saturday September 15, 2018
Foxwoods Resort & Casino, Mashantucket, Connecticut
Promoter: Lion Fight Promotions/Mr. Scott Kent
Broadcast: Flo Combat (Pro subscription required)
Steve “Put Em to Sleep” Walker vs Kristaps Zile (LVA)-Main Event
Carlos Lopez vs Marcos Vasquez-Super Lightweights
Julian Nguyen vs Kaleb Hunter-Welterweights
Mike Triana vs Alex Chaverria-Lightweights
Keeman Diop vs Hero Vincent-Middleweights
Yeison Berdugo vs Fernando Perez-Super Lightweights