JULY 14 , 2012 / LONDON . ENGLAND

WKN International promoter : ALAZZAWI & IZZLY Promotions
WKN International Supervisor : Mr Billy MURRAY

“THE ART OF COMBAT” : ALAZZAWI BROTHERS ARE BACK !

WKN

MAIN EVENT :

WKN World championship Full contact . -96,600 kg
Riyadh ALAZZAWI ( IRAK / WKN WORLD CHAMPION ) vs Yavor MARINCHEV ( BULGARIA )

WKN World championship Full contact . -88,500 kg
Mohammed ALAZZAWI ( IRAK / WKN EUROPEAN CHAMPION ) vs Piotr KORCIPA ( POLAND )

* Included Top UK Fighters / tba soon

ALAZZAWI AND IZLI PROMOTIONS PRESENT ART OF COMBAT – 14TH JULY 2012, LONDON

PRESS RELEASE

Alazzawi and Izli Promotions present an evening of WKN world championship kickboxing at the Kensington Town Hall, London on 14th July 2012.

Co Promoter Tim Izli runs Cobra Gym which was founded in 1983. Cobra is one of the first clubs in the country to offer authentic Thai and Kickboxing training. Many leading Thai and Kick-boxers have emerged from Cobra including Tim himself who is a former European and World Champion. Now retired from fighting Tim is a Promoter, Instructor and Trainer holding a ‘gold bar’ (the highest belt awarded to instructors)

The evening’s highlights will be two world WKN title kickboxing bouts featuring Riyadh Alazzawi and his brother Mohammed Alazzawi both established martial artists with extremely high media profiles in Iraq, Dubai and the Middle East – nick named ‘Lions of Iraq’ they are regarded as genuine heroes. Riyadh has won all of his 44 fights with 34 knock outs. His titles include Iraqi and Arab champion (WAKO), British Champion (WAKO), European Champion (WAKO, WKN) World Champion 3 times over (WKN). Mohammed 4 times Iraqi Champion, British Champion, and two times European Champion (WKN, WKO). Although Mohammed’s Iraqi roots not forgotten he is determined to conquer the World title and bring the belt to Britain.

The governing body on the night will be the WKN and we are proud to announce that Stephane Cabrera World President of WKN and one of the most experienced people in the field will be attending the evening. The WKN is considered the number one kick boxing federation in the world and the most active with several TV agreements including Eurosport and Sky Sport and some of the worlds greatest champions during these last 20 years such as Jerome Lebanner , Nathan Corbett , Andrei Kulebin , Sudsakorn , John Wayne Parr , Jorge Acero Cali , Stefan Leko , Kaponglek , Giorgio Petrosian , Daniel Ghita ,Patrick Carta , Samir Mohammed , Adem Bozkurt , Alexander Ustinov , Sagmonkol , Christine Mourrer , Patrice Carteron , Patrick Kinigamazi , Dima Weimer , Gary Hamilton , Mariucz Zientek , Yigin Osman , Tomacz Makowski , Dmitri Shakuta , Sinisa Kovacik , Bruce Codron , Rayen Simson , Valerie Henin , Christian Bosch , Erkan Varol , Loris Audoui , and many more… .

We are also excited to announce a full evening of fighting action with mixed martial arts, thai boxing, kickboxing and boxing also including an exciting charity bout with Kazan Restaurant owner Levent Hassan.

We are happy to be raising money on the night for our chosen charity – Parkinsons UK, which will include running an auction with some truly fantastic prizes.

The evening will also include groundbreaking entertainment, quality food and a fully licensed bar.

There will be a number of high profile sponsors and an interesting celebrity guest list.

The official ‘Art of Combat’ press conference will be held on June 2nd and 3rd at The Dockland Excel Seni2012 event, the UK’s largest martial arts gathering hosting up to 30,000 visitors including attendance of some of the most exciting and most talented martial artists around the world. The Seni2012 event will be heavily attended by media, all of which will all be invited to attend the ‘Art of Combat’ press conference. For more information on the Seni2012 go to www.seni2012.com

Address: Kensington Town Hall
London W8 7NX

Doors open: 6pm / Show starts 7.30pm

“ ALAZZAWI AND IZLI PROMOTIONS “