Osman Yigin presents Simply the Best 23 Farciennes
Simply the Best Kickboxing returns to Europe with Episode 23 scheduled for November 25 in Farciennes, Belgium. The event follows four series produced in South American Argentina over the course of 2018. The first show of Season 4 was held in Slovakia in March.
Simply the Best 23 is presented by former 16-time World Champion Osman Yigin in terms of “La Nuit des Titans”. It is the fifth Belgian series, which follows three previous events held in Farciennes, and the very first episode produced in Charleroi in 2014.
— World Kickboxing Network (@WKNkickboxing) October 12, 2018
An upcoming event takes place at Hall Omnisport de Farciennes featuring some of the leading Belgian fighters up against international opponents. Four WKN titles will be contested on the night.
Among the championship bouts local Nicolas Di Franco (3-1) takes on Slovakian Mixed Martial Artist Matej Taraba (2-2). The pair battles out for WKN International Super Lightweight title.
Also on the card the representative of the country-host Gaetano Pirello faces Slovakian kickboxer Lubomir Rusnak. The contest is for WKN International Super Featherweight amateur belt.
In addition, Belgian Xavier Lejour contests for WKN International Super Lightweight title, and Ougo Huet aspires to capture WKN European Super Featherweight amateur strap. The names of their opponents and the rest of fight card will be announced shortly.
The current lineup be found below.
STB 23 fight card
WKN International Super Lightweight title / MMA
Nicolas Di Franco (Belgium) vs. Matej Taraba (Slovakia)
WKN International Super Featherweight amateur title / Muay Thai
Gaetano Pirello (Belgium) vs. Lubomir Rusnak (Slovakia)
WKN International Super Lightweight title / Muay Thai
Xavier Lejour (Belgium) vs. TBA
WKN European Super Featherweight amateur title / Muay Thai
Ougo Huet (Belgium) vs. TBA