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Big Fights Return to Romania With Catalin Morosanu vs. Freddy Kemayo at Dynamite Fighting Show

On July 5th Romanian superstar Catalin Morosanu will, for the first time, put on his promoter’s hat for Dynamite Fighting Show in Bucharest, Romania. While Eduard Irimia is focused on taking on Hollywood, Morosanu saw a gap created in the Romanian fight game and will be pushing forward with his own series of shows to keep the always-excited Romanian fans satiated with the best kickboxing action around. Morosanu will take on career-rival Freddy Kemayo in a rubber match between the two, with each man holding a victory over the other and this being presumably the final chapter in their tale. [read more]

Eduard Irimia Establishes SuperFilm Alongside Seasoned Producers

When the name Eduard Irimia comes to mind it’s usually for his work as a fight promoter. His vision began with the Local Kombat promotion, then extended into working with K-1 Global before he ventured further into the deep end with SuperKombat. SuperKombat came out of the gates fighting with huge 2011 events featuring some of the biggest names in the sport mixed with high-end production values. Since then SuperKombat has worked to establish Romania as one of the kickboxing meccas of the world, with Irimia having a hand in cultivating talent such as Daniel Ghita, Catalin Morosanu, Benjamin Adegbuyi, [read more]

SuperKombat Brand Ambassador Florian Munteanu Cast as Ivan Drago’s Son in ‘Creed II’

The folks at SuperKombat have been hinting at some big news coming for the past month or so now, and last night it became official: SuperKombat brand ambassador and SK-trained fighter Florian Munteanu has been cast in the upcoming ‘Creed II’ as the son of Ivan Drago. This will be a major role in the film, with them hoping that Munteanu’s imposing presence will help to make him the next breakthrough action star, much like the role of Ivan Drago was a breakthrough role for Dolph Lundgren in the 80’s. The Creed films follow the son of former Rocky-antagonist-turned-ally Apollo [read more]

SuperKombat Plans Giant SuperKombat Expo On Sept. 16th and 17th in Bucharest

Romanian kickboxing giant SuperKombat has been making waves in China over the summer in their events with Faith Fight, but haven’t forgotten their roots in Europe, Romania in particular, and will be giving their throngs of fans something to really enjoy next week with the SuperKombat Expo in Bucharest. There will be two days of fights, each featuring an eight-match card, as well as traditional martial arts demonstrations, arm wrestling and powerlifting will also be on display. The first day features their “Looking for a Heavyweight” event which will see fighters from around Romania and Europe vying to be SuperKombat’s [read more]

Fight Card for SuperKombat WGP in China on August 26th

After two successful endeavors into China working with Faith Fight in late July and early August, SuperKombat will present its first, full fight card from China in cooperation with Faith Fight in the SuperKombat WGP in China: Zoltaszek vs. Cikotic. The card, which is liberally sprinkled with Chinese fighters from Faith Fight, should mark a new chapter in the SuperKombat story, with SuperKombat as the first real European kickboxing promotion to make its way into China and seem like it has a future. New Heroes: 1. Super fight РBantamweight division (-63,5 Kg) Song Menxiao (China) vs Zhao Jiangfeng (China) 2. [read more]

SuperKombat Eyes Chinese Market with Partnership with Faith Fight

All eyes have been on the Chinese market in the past few years. Japan was once the home of kickboxing, but after that failed many thought that Europe would be able to leverage the immense amount of talent in the region to lock up the market, but results have been mixed, to say the least. Instead China has emerged as a hot market for professional kickboxing, with everyone from K-1 to GLORY trying to get their foot in the door. Chinese promotions have been sprouting up at insane rates, with WLF, Kunlun, Hero Legends, Emei Legend, Glory of Heroes and [read more]