Daniil Vesnenoks makes the first defense of his WKN European featherweight MMA title against Aleksander Kolontay. The pair squares off at LNK Fight Night 14 at Arena Riga on February 8. The event is presented by the leading promoters in Baltic region Vadim Milov and Eugene Sapronenko.
Latvian mixed martial artist Daniil Vesnenoks (10-2) claimed the belt by submission in the second round against Davide Di Deo at the previous event in October 2019. Prior to that he submitted Wilbert Huaman also in Round 2.
Undefeated Aleksander Kolontay (5-0) of Ukraine won his previous bout in August 2019 by unanimous decision against Nazar Dolishnyak. Before that he submitted Sergey Khimich in the first round.
🇱🇻 Daniil Vesnenoks (10-2) defends WKN European title against 🇺🇦 Aleksander Kolontay (5-0) at LNK Fight Night 14 at Arena Riga on February 8 pic.twitter.com/vMUPli7He8
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LNK Fight Night 14 will also see WKN European super middleweight championship eliminator bout between Latvian Raimonds Aukstikalnis and Colombian-Spanish Jeronimo Sacasas. The winner of a three-round kickboxing battle will earn a shot at the title against the current champion Samuel Dbili at BFS 2 Nimes on March 14.
The rest of the card will see a series of boxing, kickboxing and MMA bouts.
WKN European Featherweight MMA title
Daniil Vesnenoks (Champion / Latvia) vs. Aleksander Kolontay (Ukraine)
WKN European Super Middleweight championship eliminator fight / Oriental rules
Raimonds Aukstikalnis (Latvia) vs. Jeronimo Sacasas (Spain / Colombia)