WKN Belgium: Simply the Best 17 Farciennes – fight card & teaser


Simply the Best Kickboxing – Nuit des Titans

World Championship returns to Belgium with kickboxing series Simply the Best 17 Farciennes. The episode promoted in terms of “Nuit des Titans” takes place at Hall Omnisport on Sunday November 26.

Promoted by Osman Yigin, STB 17 is the fourth episode produced in Belgium, following two previous chapters held back in Farciennes, and the very first series in Charleroi.

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

Also on the card Belgian Tarik Mahillon and Slovakian Samuel Hadzima battle out for WKN International lightweight title. In addition Belgian Gaetano Pirello faces French Rehda Chtibi, challenging for WKN European welterweight pro-amateur belt. The full fight card can be found below.

Fight Card

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

WKN International lightweight title / Oriental rules / 3x3mn
Tarik Mahillon (Belgium) vs. Samuel Hadzima (Slovakia)

WKN European welterweight pro-amateur title / Muay Thai / 3x3mn
Gaetano Pirello (Belgium) vs. Rehda Chtibi (France)

Muay Thai Super lightweight Xavier Lejour vs. Aurelien Houdart
Kickboxing Featherweight Ashley Gilson vs. Valentina Simanikhina
MMA Welterweight Nicolas Di Franco vs. Pascal Becka
Muay Thai Featherweight Ougo Huet vs. Dinabe Birame
Kickboxing Featherweight Mohammed Kloua vs. Salvatore Scaletta
Kickboxing Welterweight Alessio Ketelaers vs. Dylan Coyette