K-1 RISING 2012: K-1 WORLD MAX FINAL 16
The first K-1 tournament of the year, “K-1 RISING 2012 ~K-1 WORLD MAX in MADRID” is to be held at the Palacio Vista Alegre in Madrid, Spain, on May 27, 2012.
- Mike Zambidis vs. Chahid Oulad El Hadj
- Andy Souwer vs. Abraham Roqueni
- Artur Kyshenko vs. Su Hwan Lee
- Xu Yan vs. Yasuhiro Kido
- Gago Drago vs. Andy Ristie
- Yuji Nashiro vs. Reese McCallister
- Harut Grigorian vs. Murthel Groenhart
- Longern Superpro Samui vs. Chris Ngimbi
This commemorative event marks the first of 7 global fight events with total prize money of 2 million dollars. Starting with elimination tournaments for K-1 WORLD MAX FINAL 8, we have put together a thrilling super fight card that marks a touchstone reflecting the coming trend in K-1.
- Mosab Amrani (Morocco) vs Zeben Diaz (Spain)
- Badr Hari (Morocco) vs Anderson “Braddock” Silva (Brazil)
- Mirko Cro Cop (Croatia) vs Loren Javier Jorge (Spain)
- Daniel Ghita (Romania) vs Paul Slowinski (Australia)
- Rico Verhoeven (Holland) vs Sergii Lashchenko (Ukraine)