WCK Muay Thai China
WCK Muay Thai plans end the year with a stacked card on Hainan Island, China. They were forced to cancel their December 11th event in the United States due to several injuries, but the event in China on December 18th featured two four man tournaments and some very impressive world wide talent.
WCK Muay Thai China Day 1
In the 122lb tournament American Romie ADANZA and China's Li NING will face off to see who will be crowned the tournament winner. ADANZA defeated England's Paulo DA SILVA for a fourth time in his career to advance to the tournament finals, while NING defeated Japan's Kunitaka FUJIWARA by decision after the fight had to go an extra round to determine the winner.
In the 160 lb tournament American Ky HOLLENBECK will face Australian Steve MOXON. HOLLENBECK made his way to the finals by defeating Russian Pavel OBOZNY via TKO in the third round due to knees, while Steve MOXON defeated Mexico's Luis BIO by decision to earn his spot.
In a WBC International Super Heavyweight Title fight American Steven BANKS defeated Brazilian Eduardo MAIORINO in the second round by TKO due to elbows.
In other news American Jeri SITZES was not able to compete in her bout with Lenna OVCHYNNIKOVA. The reason for SITZES removal is not know at this time.
Full results :
Romie ADANZA def. Paulo DA SILVA via Unanimous Decision
Li NING def. Kunitaka FUJIWARA via Unanimous Decision
Steve MOXON def. Luis BIO via Unanimous Decision
Ky HOLLENBECK def. Pavel OBOZNY via TKO (Knees) in Rd. 3
Steve BANKS def. Eduardo MAIORINO via TKO (Elbows) in Rd. 2 (WBC International Super Heavyweight Title Bout)
Lena OVCHYNNIKOVA def. Li XIAO via Unanimous Decision
Petch ATSAWIN def. Leo KIATPETCH via TKO (Elbows) in the Rd. 4
WCK Muay Thai China Day 2
In the 122 lb tournament American Romie ADANZA was taking on China's Li NING. Both fighters had made it to the finals by winning unanimous decisions over their previous opponents. In the finals Li NING was able to take unanimous decision nod over ADANZA to claim him the $10,000 prize and the tournament title.
In the 160 lb tournament American Ky HOLLENBECK punched his ticket by stopping his previous opponent via TKO due to knees, while Steve MOXON bested his previous opponent by unanimous decision. MOXON was able to take HOLLENBECK to a decision, but the fight went to HOLLENBECK via unanimous decision. $10,000 and the tournament title was the reward for HOLLENBECK.
Miriam NAKAMOTO defeated Chantal UGHI via unanimous decision, and Steve MCKINNON took home a majority decision over Stephane SUPERRUGI.
Li NING def. Romie ADANZA via Unanimous Decision (122 lb tournament finals)
Ky HOLLENBECK def. Steve MOXON via Unanimous Decision (160 lb tournament finals)
Steve MCKINNON def. Stephane SUPERRUGI via Majority Decision
Miriam NAKAMTO def. Chantal UGHI via Unanimous Decision
Huang HAIGONG def. Deng ZASHE via Split Decision
Guo CHANG def. Damian BUJAN via Split Decision