Rise of Champions: Two WKN titles on the line in Fraserburgh


The World Kickboxing Network returns to Scotland this coming Saturday (July 20) with the “Rise of Champions” event presented by Albert Ross. The fight show takes place at the Fraserburgh Leisure Centre in Fraserburgh featuring a series of bouts with two WKN titles contested on the night.

In the main event Mikey Shields of Scotland takes on Cathal Dunne of Ireland. The pair battles it out for WKN Celtic Lightweight title in Full Contact. The encounter is scheduled for four rounds.

In the co-main event Williams Stewart takes on his country-fellow Rhys Cowan. The 68 kg MMA contest is scheduled for three rounds with WKN Scottish title on the line.

The undercard features a series of bouts with local and international competitors.

WKN Celtic Lightweight Full Contact Championship / 4×2 mn
Mikey Shields (Scotland) vs. Cathal Dunne (Ireland)

WKN Scottish MMA Championship / 68 kg / 3x3mn
Williams Stewart (Scotland) vs. Rhys Cowan (Scotland)

Rise of Champions is one of two upcoming events in Scotland. It precedes WKN British Open held on August 3 at Fraserburgh Leisure Centre.

In addition, “Rise of Champions” in Fraserburgh, Scotland is held back to back with “LNK Fight Night 12” taking place at SemaraH Hotel Lielupe in Jurmala, Latvia also this Saturday, July 20.