World Kickboxing Federation archive
Date: January 2017
29. January 2017
WKF supervisor Mr. Roman LOGISCH confirm our new World Champion.
Russian Shamil ABASOV won in Samara, Russia, by KO in first round vs. Greek Dimitris MALIARIS in Heavyweight – 96,4Kg / 212 lbs
It was first World Titelfight in the history of Samara.
Fighters from 5 countries came to participate in this tournament: Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Greece and Russia.
We congratulate the Winner and the new WKF Heavyweight Champion!
Supervisor of this Fight was Roman LOGISCH, WKF GERMANY president.
The Cups of winner got next famous russian Fighter- Alexander “THE GREAT ” Stacurenko and Armen Israilyan, their performances were very spectacular. In general this Great Event deserves a praise,especially high class Fights and amazing show program as well.
We thank Mikhail Gerasimov and Alexey Rjaskov for organization of this Fight night.
Шамиль Абасов новый чемпион мира WKF Heavyweight – 96,4 Kg / 212 lbs.
Победа нокаутом в первом раунде ! Отчет и фото …
29. January 2017
WKF SOUTH SUDAN president Mr. Puro OKELO announce next great event in Juba, South Sudan.
26. January 2017
WKF EUROPE is growing faster and bigger every day.
So many events in Europe sanctioned by WKF every weekend, new real promoters request for partner ship.
Our serious work, WKF title fight minimum requirements, updated web site, no paper titles has its value for serious promoters. Only fighters listed in our WKF PPF ranking lists can fight for titles, very easy.
Mr. Gerhard CORRADINI is our busy PPF EUROPEAN director, focus for PRO POINT FIGHTING managing, title fights in Europe, updating PPF World ranking list and more.
Please contact Mr. CORRADINI by MAIL , if you want to promote any PPF title and for any other request.
23. January 2017
WKF head office confirm now the rumour of the last weeks!
On Saturday, January 21st was a historical meeting in Vienna.
WTKA General secretary Mr. Cristiano RADICCHI visited our head office and after a very nice and important meeting, all details was clear and the contract was signed up from both parties.
With immediate effect Mr. Radicchi is our new WKF General manager and: WKF sanction the biggest amateur tournament in the World official as WORLD CUP !
Statement of Mr. Radicchi:
“It is with big gratitude and honour that I accept the position of WKF General Manager in the name of the values of Kickboxing and its development in the world under the flag of WKF. I will do my best in this direction.”
The agreement with his former senior partner is over, now our WKF will support 100% this huge event. Last Year 28 (!) World federations support as junior partners this event.
The date of the World Cup in Marina di Cararra close to famous City of Pisa, is from 25th to 29th October 2017, full information and poster is coming soon, stay tuned.
WKF World Cup and Unified World Championships 2017 promoter WTKA/Cristiano RADICCHI and WKF head office
20. January 2017
WKF USA president Mr. Ric SNIFFEN confirm next international event in Katy, Texas.
Promoter of this great international event is Mr. Ali ALHALABI and the IMG GROUP.
19. January 2017
Russian Champion Shamil ABASOV challenge Greek Champion Dimitris MALIARIS for K-1 World title in Heavyweight – 96,4 Kg / 212 lbs
Promter and international manager is Mikail GERASIMOV / Михаил Герасимов.
This is next high class event sanctioned by WKF. Supervisor for the world title Mr. Roman LOGISCH / Роман Логиш Супервизор ВКФ в СНГ и Прибалтике
10. January 2017
President Gerald DITTRICH has scheduled the next annual referee seminar for the Austrian referees in Innsbruck, March 03rd, 2017.
Second referee seminar is scheduled in Vienna on April 1st, invitation is here.
This is perfect date to extend or get the new WKF referee license. Austria will appoint 4 international referees for the European Championships in Santorini.
Next World referee seminar for international referees C class and higher is scheduled for Santorini, Greece, April 28th , 2017. This is the weekend before European Championships !!!
For details about the World seminar, Visa invitations, any requests about airport transfer, Hotel booking and more contact our Greek organising team Mr. George PERGIALIS by mail !
7. January 2017
WKF CHINA president YAN Dinan announce the next event in China.
2017 WKF China VS Russia PRO Tournament Will Be Held on January 14th in Xiangyang, Hubei Province！
7. January 2017
Bienvenidos a WKF Uruguay
Mr. Marcelo Fabián ESCOUTTO is our respected president of WKF URUGUAY .
Just few weeks new in duty are the first events in Montevideo on the schedule. First international WKF referee seminar for Latin America & Caribbean is in negotiation. Soon we will see our first Uruguay Champions in our 4 world rankings. Here is the new WKF URUGUAY web site with all national directors, here more information about WKF in Latin America !
For more information on what will soon happen in the country of Uruguay write to Mr. Escoutto under the following E-mail