BFS 1 Nimes: Alexandre Cilia faces Hakim Ketaieb in all-French battle


The World Kickboxing Network visits Nimes, France on March 30 with the first edition of Boxing Fighters System (BFS). The fight card features French and international competitors representing Spain, Switzerland, Italy and Poland in a series of rating and title fights.

The new addition to the fight card features previously announced WKN European Super Lightweight champion Hakim Ketaieb who received an opponent, facing his French-fellow Alexandre Cilia. The pair squares off in the scheduled for three rounds bout at catchweight with the limit of 67 kg.

Alexandre Cilia, 30, represents Boxing Club Cuxac under the patronage of his father, former kickboxing champion Yvon Cilia. His resume includes the wins against Chafai Djedoui, Jean-Christophe Cadiou, Geoffrey Mocci, among others.

The fight card of BFS 1 Nimes includes French Mallaury Kalachnikoff up against Katarzyna Jaworska of Poland battling it out for WKN International Women’s Lightweight title. As well, French Laura Follereau faces Mireia Garcia Lopez of Italy in the three-round 60 kg catchweight bout.

WKN International Women’s Lightweight title
Mallaury Kalachnikoff (France) vs. Katarzyna Jaworska (Poland)

Catchweight 60 kg
Laura Follereau (France) vs. Mireia Garcia Lopez (Italy)

Catchweight 67 kg
Hakim Ketaieb (France) vs. Alexandre Cilia (France)