WKN Argentina: Fede Roma wins WKN World title at Simply the Best 15 Moreno


Simply the Best 15 Moreno was held on Sunday October 1, 2017 at Believe Buenos Aires. The event marked the return of World Championship to South American capital of kickboxing. It was the fourth series produced in Argentina, following three previous episodes held in Caseros.

In the main event Argentine Federico Roma earned WKN World super bantamweight Muay Thai title, scoring the decision against French Tristan Gaetano. “Little Big Man” also became the champion in two styles, after he took the fourth round TKO against Tomasz Makowski in Poland in 2015, earning the belt in oriental rules.

In the co-main event Argentine Nikolas Vegas, representing South America, claimed WKN Intercontinental lightweight title by stopping his French opponent Jeremy Nkoa, representing Europe, in the fourth-round.

Also on the night Argentine Martin Velasco defeated Mexican Daniel Rico, and became WKN International welterweight champion. As well, Pablo Roa took the decision against Brazilian Marcos Dal Jovev, claiming WKN International lightweight belt. In addition, Florencia Greco similarly defeated Narela Alfonso and became WKN Argentine national flyweight title holder.

STB 15 Moreno was promoted in terms of “Bosch Tour 7” by Hector Valiente and Christian Bosch. The championship supervisor was Fernando Munoz.

At the event, South American star Jorge “Acero” Cali received a special WKN belt “Champion for Life” from WKN World President Stephane Cabrera and former World Champion out of Belgium Osman Yigin.

STB 15 Moreno results

WKN World super bantamweight title / Muay Thai / 5x3mn
Federico Roma (Argentina) def. Tristan Gaetano (France) by decision

WKN Intercontinental lightweight title / Oriental kickboxing / 5x3mn
Nikolas Vega (Argentina) def. Jeremy Nkoa (France) by KO R 4

WKN International welterweight title / Oriental kickboxing / 5x3mn
Martin Velasco (Argentina) def. Daniel Rico (Mexico) by KO R 2

WKN International lightweight title / Oriental kickboxing / 5x3mn
Pablo Roa (Argentina) def. Marcos Dal Jovem (Brazil) by decision

WKN Argentine National flyweight title / Women / 3x3mn
Florencia Greco def. Narela Alfonso by decision