Micheletti v Ortiz Headlines IVC Sorocaba
Kickboxing super cruiserweight world championship Felipe Micheletti v Rogelio Ortiz - IVC Sorocaba fight night on August 20, 2016 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

WKN kickboxing super cruiserweight world championship Felipe Micheletti v Rogelio Ortiz headlines IVC Sorocaba fight night on August 20, 2016 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

International Vale Tudo Championship (IVC) returns to the scene on Saturday, 20th August 2016 at Golden Park Hotel in Sorocaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil. The headliner of the night is the WKN kickboxing world title bout between Brazilian Felipe Stievano Micheletti and Rogelio Ortiz from Argentina. The event includes 8 man Kickboxing tournament and 4 man MMA tournament. The show airs live on PPV.

Promoter Sergio Batarelli is himself a former world kickboxing champion. He is a founder of the IVC in Brazil. Batarelli has been involved in original K-1 in Japan, co-promotion of UFC events in Brazil, as well as in professional boxing being a manager of Esquiva Florentin.

IVC is one of the original MMA promotions that saw legends from Wanderlei Silva to Chuck Liddell. Under the banner of the WKN, the IVC championships are the first in MMA history to be seen in Europe.

IVC Sorocaba is the first show of the two-event deal made between the WKN World Office and International Vale Tudo Council.

IVC Sorocaba fight card

Main event

WKN Kickboxing World Championship / K-1 Rules / Super Cruiserweight / 5x3mn
Felipe Stievano Micheletti (Brazil) vs Rogelio Ortiz (Argentina)

8 Man Kickboxing Tournament

Bruno Kalaf v Lucas Nunes
Marcos Lolata v Cicero Evangelista
Waldemir Kakaroto v Wesley Sanchez
Joao Paulo Avatar v Michel Papa

4 Man MMA Tournament

Michael Fudencio v Clecio Bruto
Brendo Bispo v Ariston Franca