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.
As a result Shamil has won by Knockout in the first round.
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.
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.
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