On January 1st Kunlun Fight will conclude their 70kg tournament with the finals in Sanya, Hainan, China. The tournament, featuring Superbon Banchamek, Davit Kiria, Cedric Manhoef and Jomthong Chuwattana should deliver fireworks, as should Buakaw Banchamek making yet another Kunlun appearance against Tian Xian. As always, Kunlun Fight jams their cards full of names and just about every show has an impact on the world rankings.
70kg Artem Pashporin vs. Arhit
60kg Denis Puric vs. Wang Wenfeng
67kg Melsik Baghdasaryan vs. Gu Hui
75kg Perviz Abdullayev vs. Law Chosing
65kg Kim Minsu vs. Wei Ninghui
120kg Andrey Gerasimchuk vs. Felipe Micheletti
70kg Tournament Reserve: Dzianis Zuev vs. Mohamed Mezouari
70kg Andrei Kulebin vs. Wu Xuesong
70kg Tian Xin vs. Buakaw Banchamek
70kg Tournament: Superbon Banchamek vs. Cedric Manhoef
70kg Tournament: Davit Kiria vs. Jomthong Chuwattana
Dave Walsh has been covering MMA and Kickboxing since 2007 before changing his focus solely to Kickboxing in 2009, launching what was the only English-language site dedicated to giving Kickboxing similar coverage to what MMA receives. He was the co-founder of HeadKickLegend and now LiverKick. He resides in Albuquerque, New Mexico where he works as a writer of all trades.
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