WKN France: Fight Night Saint Tropez 6 – Lidon defends WKN SMW title against Kongolo


Kickboxing VIP event Fight Night Saint Tropez 6 takes place at the Citadel on August 4. The event is an annual gathering which features the A-class fighters and celebrities under one roof.

French star Yohan Lidon puts his World Kickboxing Network Super Middleweight title on the line when he faces Swiss Yoann Kongolo, making his fourth defense of the belt. Moreover, the bout is a rematch, following their initial encounter in Paris last June, when the latter took the win by decision in a three-round non-title bout at GLORY 42.

Lidon was initially announced in a four-man knockout contest, featured on Fight Night Saint Tropez 6 card. The name of a new fighter partaking in the eliminator will be announced shortly.

The event also includes WKN World Lightweight championship bout between Mallaury Kalachnikoff and Laetitia Madjene. In addition, Greg Tony faces Frederic Sinistra in a rematch.

More information will follow. The current lineup can be found below.

WKN World Super Middleweight Title / 5x3mn
Yohan Lidon (France) vs. Yoann Kongolo (Switzerland)

WKN World Women’s Lightweight title / 5×3 mn
Mallaury Kalachnikoff vs. Laetitia Madjene

WKN World Super Heavyweight title / 5×3 mn
Super Heavyweight Gregory Tony vs. Frederic Sinistra

4-man 80 kg tournament / 3×3 mn
Giuseppe De Dominico (Italy)
Erik Matejovski (Slovakia)
Cyril Benzaquen (France)

4-man 105 kg tournament / 3×3 mn
Stephane Susperregui (France)
Arnold Oborotov (Lithuania)
Pavel Voronin (Moldova)
Wladimir Tok (Germany)