Fighting Rookies 5 set for November 21 in Volkspark Halle (Saale), Germany

WKN European amateur title will be contested at Fighting Rookies 5 in Volkspark Halle (Saale), Germany on November 21. The event was originally scheduled for mid March, but was postponed due to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The top of the bill will see Robert Varkentin and Peder Jepsen Mikenta battling it out for WKN European amateur title in the middleweight class. The contest is scheduled for five by two minute rounds. The WKN supervisor is Klaus Hagemann.

Fighting Rookies 5 is presented by Ingo Baberski of Fight Academy Merseburg.

The rest of the card will see a series of kickboxing, boxing and MMA bouts.

The previous Fighting Rookies event was held in March 2019, when local Ronny Kamenik defeated Luca Renzi of Italy and earned WKN European welterweight amateur title.

WKN European middleweight amateur title / 5x2mn
Robert Varkentin (Germany) vs. Peder Jepsen Mikenta (Denmark)