Simply the Best 17 Farciennes

    Simply the Best 17 Farciennes

    Date: November 26, 2017
    Place: Farciennes, Belgium
    Venue: Hall Omnisport de Farciennes
    Promoter: Osman Yigin

    Kickboxing World Championship returns to Belgium with STB 17, which is the fourth episode produced in Belgium, following two previous chapters held in Farciennes, and the first series in Charleroi.

    The main event features Italian Lorenzo Piras (21-5-0, 10 KOs) in defense of WKN World lightweight title against Belgian Allan Gozdzicki (45-20-3, 13 KOs). The bout is a rematch following their original encounter on Sardinia in April, where the local fighter took a decision.

    Fight card

    WKN World lightweight title / Oriental rules / 5x3mn
    Lorenzo Piras (Champion / Sardinia – Italy) def. Allan Gozdzicki (Belgium) via unanimous decision

    WKN International lightweight title / Oriental rules / 3x3mn
    Tarik Mahillon (Belgium) def. Samuel Hadzima (Slovakia) via first-round TKO (doctor stoppage after Round 1 due to cut)

    WKN European welterweight pro-amateur title / Muay Thai / 3x3mn
    Gaetano Pirello (Belgium) def. Rehda Chtibi (France) via second-round KO

    Muay Thai Super lightweight Xavier Lejour def. Aurelien Houdart via unanimous decision
    Kickboxing Featherweight Valentina Simanikhina def. Ashley Gilson via unanimous decision
    MMA Welterweight Nicolas Di Franco def. Pascal Becka via second round TKO (Ref stoppage)
    Muay Thai Featherweight Ougo Huet def. Dinabe Birame via first-round KO
    Kickboxing Featherweight Mohammed Kloua def. Salvatore Scaletta via decision
    Kickboxing Welterweight Alessio Ketelaers def. Dylan Coyette via TKO