14. May 2018
WKF SPAIN president Mr. Juan PINILLA, reports on the new promoter MAT (Martial Arts Tournament) and WKF EUROPE confirm the successfully title defense of Multiple World Champion Jose Luis “NEPO” SANCHEZ his WKF Featherweight World title – 58,2 Kg / 128 lbs vs. French IKL Champion Jonathan MAINE.
Date was April 22nd Calpe Alicante Spain. Sanchez is today very best Spanish light weight fighter at the moment, with many international success.
Here is the report from Juan PINILLA:
MAINE did not come to play, and it made it difficult for NEPO from the beginning to the 6th round where the continuous series of fists and low kick, powerful of Nepo began to find target hurting the left leg of MAINE. It is in the seventh assault that NEPO accelerated and in the second fall to the canvas MAINE could not continue after the second count of protection declaring the referee to NEPO winner by KO.
Congratulate the promoter MAT (Martial Arts Tournaments) and Unidos por el Deporte for this great event that witnessed some 8oo people in the IFACH pavilion.