Kristof Nataska vs. Alexandr Cverna
Kickboxing series Simply The Best 16 Kosice is held on October 14 at Steel Arena. The event is the fourth series produced by Lukas Bodyy and Petr Lamac in Slovakia, following three previous chapters held in Poprad. It is the second show in Kosice, after the debut of “Rebuy Stars Fight Night” in June.
The event is a mixed program comprising kickboxing, MMA and boxing bouts. The roster includes the A-list Slovakian athletes up against international opponents. Several WKN titles will be challenged on the night.
A heavyweight MMA bout between Slovak Kristof Nataska and Czech Alexandr Cverna tops up the program.
Kristof Nataska (9-4) makes his Simply the Best debut, battling out in his home town. Riding a four-fight winning streak his resume includes the victories against Czech Martin Chudej, Poland’s Rafal Dabrowski, his Slovakian-fellows Tomas Vasicek and Tomas Copak, among others.
Alexandr Cverna (4-1) makes his second appearance in the world series, following Simply the Best 14 Prague in April when he defeated Serbian Adnan Alic in the first round, earning WKN International heavyweight belt. His most recent bout was in July when he similarly defeated Czech Robert Voves.
“Slovakian Giant” Tomas Mozny headlines Simply the Best 16 Kosice going up against an opponent that will be announced in the nearest future. Slovak Pavol Garaj faces Czech Matous Kohout in a three-round challenge for WKN International middleweight title. The fight card also includes Vladimir Moravcik, Petr Vondracek, Miroslav Strbak, among others.
Other match ups, championship bouts and fight order will be announced shortly.
Simply the Best 16 Kosice
Middleweight Pavol Garaj vs. Matous Kohout – WKN International title
Heavyweight Tomas Mozny vs. TBA
Middleweight Vladimir Moravcik vs. TBA
Heavyweight: Petr Vondracek vs. TBA
Heavyweight Georgij Fibich vs. TBA
Super light heavyweight Adrian Valentin vs. TBA
Light heavyweight Vladimir Idranyi vs. TBA
Welterweight Milan Pales vs. TBA
Super middleweight Stefan Meszaros vs. TBA
Heavyweight Kristof Nataska vs. Alexandr Cverna
Lightweight Miroslav Strbak vs. TBA
Heavyweight Tuslan Terpajow vs. TBA
Light heavyweight Pavol Langer vs. TBA
Welterweight Frantisek Fodor vs. TBA
Cruiserweight Radoslav Estocin vs. TBA