WKN Top Team: Federico “The Little Big Man” Roma
Two-style WKN Super Bantamweight Champion Federico Roma is scheduled for his next outing on March 10 in Tokyo, Japan. Going through the ropes in the capital of the Land of Rising Sun, “The Little Big Man” partakes in RISE 58 kg tournament taking place at Ota City General Gymnasium.
Coached by Cristian Bosch at Dojo Serpientes in Buenos Aires, Federico Roma (63-4-1, 31 KO) is the World Kickboxing Network Super Bantamweight champion in two styles, oriental kickboxing (K-1 rules) and Muay Thai. His resume includes the wins against Tomasz Makowski, Tristan Gaetano, Nestor Machado, Israel Rangel, among others. Battling out in Japan he represents Argentinian branch of WKN Top Team coordinated by Jorge Acero Cali and Fernando Munoz.
The collaboration between World Kickboxing Network and Japanese promotion RISE started in 2013 when Australian Danial “Mini T” Williams faced Dyki Miyagi at RISE 94. Since then numerous Japanese kickboxers have taken part in WKN events throughout Europe, while the representatives of WKN Top Team have competed at RISE events in Japan.
The RISE World Series contest features eight international competitors. The current lineup can be found below.
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