Verhoeven Discusses Fighting Anthony Joshua
Rico Verhoeven discussed fighting Anthony Joshua in kickboxing or boxing in a recent Daily Star article. The article also includes quotes from GLORY CEO Marshall Zelaznik. You can find the article here.
Colosseum Results from Romania
It was a busy weekend for kickboxing fans with events in Russia, Germany, Japan, and Romania. Here are results from last Friday’s Colosseum event in Romania. The organization crowned its first 95kg champion as Sebastian Cozmanca from Romania stopped Frederik Kretschmer to claim the title.
Sebastian Cozmanca KO1 Frederik Kretschmer (Wins Colosseum 95kg Title)
Sebastian Ciobanu UD3 Paolo Rovelli-86kg
Amansio Paraschiv UD3 Jean Simon Mendes-72.5kg
Madalin Craciunica UD3 Andrei Leustean-71kg
Flavius Boiciuc UD3 Florin Lambagiu-81kg
Vlad Hurduc UD3 Alexandr Velenciuk-86kg
Marius Graunte TKO1 Cosmin Marcuta-65kg
Marian Lapusneanu UD3 Stefan Irimia-67kg
Maxim Pleshko UD3 Nicolai Tamazlicaru-75kg
Radu Copaceanu UD3 Marian Dinu-71kg
Colosseum will hold its next event on May 24 in Bucharest, Romania. Friday’s event was broadcast on Fight Box HD. Check the Fight Box website for upcoming events.
K-1 Press Conference Wednesday April 25 to Announce Featherweight Tournament
K-1 will hold a press conference on Wednesday April 25 at 1300 local Tokyo time to announce details for the K-1 World GP event to be held on Sunday June 17 in Tokyo. The press conference is scheduled for two hours and will be broadcast on Abema TV.
Krush 87 Main Card Results
Here are the main card results from the Krush 87 held Sunday in Tokyo. Some of the bouts should be available to watch on YouTube in the next couple of days.
Sunday April 22, 2018
Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Gonnapar Weerasakreck UD3 Sasaki Daizo (63kg Title Fight)
Leona Pettas UD3 Saikyo Yuma-60kg
Matsuoka Riki UD3 Yamagiwa Kazuki-67kg
Izawa Namito UD3 Kanbe Shota-58kg
Ito Kento UD3 Kazuyume Kazumu-58kg
Fujimura Daisuke KO3 Hayashi Tamotsu-70kg
Suzuki Hayato KO1 Kawasaki Shinichiro-65kg
Junya Weerasakreck UD3 Akira Takashi-53kg
Naoya Ogura KO2 Okawa Kazuki-55kg
Kawarata Shuji KO1 Takeuchi Yuki-63kg