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KWU Gomel Cup & SAKURA OVER SOZH International competition 2020

KWU Gomel Cup 2020 International Kyokushin-kan Karate Tournament Among Men and Women in Weight Categories will be held on October 23 – 25, 2020

Organizers: Kyokushin World Union and Kyokushin-kan International in Belarus.
Eligibility: Representatives of national federations and all concerned Kyokushin groups of the country, aged 18 and more, with at least 6 Kyu style grade, are eligible to compete in Gomel Cup 2020 International Tournament.

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2020 Seminar of KWU Azerbaijan

On September 13, 2020, KWU – Azerbaijan Republican Seminar chaired by Galandar Aslanov was held on Novkhani beach in Baku.

The closure of all gyms due to the COVID-19 virus since March has had a major impact on the physical, mental, and psychological lagging of athletes.

From August, sports training and sporting events have been allowed only in the open air, while maintaining social distance. Immediately after the decision, we involved the athletes in partial outdoor training and organized a small outdoor tournament in August to restore their former fighting spirit. Continue reading “2020 Seminar of KWU Azerbaijan”

“Battle of Champions 12: School vs. school” to feature another SENSHI fight

The 12th edition of the prestigious Russian fight night “Battle of Champions: School vs. School” is scheduled to take place this upcoming November.

Russian fight fans will be able to enjoy one of the most highly anticipated fight nights in the country.

The event is set to be held on November 13 at the “Luzhniki” Palace of Sport in Moscow. The fight night is being organized by the Russian Union of Martial Arts. Continue reading ““Battle of Champions 12: School vs. school” to feature another SENSHI fight”

Instant classic: Ernesto Hoost – Jerome Le Banner, K-1 WGP 1999 (video)

The 1999 K-1 Grand Prix event was the 7th annual tournament that included the best 8 heavyweight kickboxers.

Sam Greco, Ernesto Hoost, Mirko Cro Cop, Musashi, Peter Aerts, Andy Hug, Ray Sefo, and Jerome Le Banner all managed to qualify for the quarter-finals. Continue reading “Instant classic: Ernesto Hoost – Jerome Le Banner, K-1 WGP 1999 (video)”