Johnny Smith of Northern Eire faces Lee Ji Hoon of Korea for WKN InterContinental Welterweight title.
The World Kickboxing Community makes its second go to to Northern Eire this 12 months with the subsequent version of PROKICK held on the Clayton Resort in Belfast on June 23. The Sunday-Struggle Particular offered by Billy Murray is headlined by WKN Intercontinental championship – EUROPE vs. ASIA.
The competition options native favourite Johnny “Swift” Smith, representing Europe, up towards Korean Lee Ji Hoon, representing Asia. The pair squares off within the scheduled for 5 rounds title bout in oriental kickboxing.
Undefeated Johnny Smith (7-Zero, Four KO) is driving the 7-fight win streak, which together with Four victories by means of KO/TKO. His resume additionally contains the 17-Four-2 beginner document. In his earlier outing in February “Swift” Smith defeated Christos Venizelou of Cyprus by a unanimous resolution.
Billy Murray, promoter of the PROKICK occasion, who’s himself former kickboxing world champion in 4 totally different weight courses acknowledged: “Johnny has been coaching continuous for this match, truly, he hasn’t stopped coaching since beginning approach again in 2009 that’s when he had his first match. From then he has traveled so far as Japan to compete, gained a world beginner title and is unbeaten as knowledgeable. He’s so prepared for this title match! Profitable this match will take him one step nearer to his dream, ‘to be knowledgeable world champion’. However let’s get this struggle over first and win this crown then and solely then we’ll take a look at the world title.”
Lee Ji Hoon (26-Eight, 7 KO) is a present welterweight champion of Korean promotion MAX Preventing Championship. Over the course of his profession he defeated Choi Hoon, Na Seung, amongst others.
Lee Ji Hoon, WKN Intercontinental Welterweight title challenger acknowledged: “The WKN title match is coming quickly, I’m prepared and can do my greatest. I’ll come again to Korea with the championship belt.”
The remainder of the cardboard encompasses a sequence of beginner bouts with native and worldwide rivals.
PROKICK: Again on the Clayton – principal occasion:
WKN Intercontinental Welterweight Championship / 5x3mn
Johnny “Swift” Smith (Europe – Northern Eire) vs. Lee Ji Hoon (Asia – Korea)
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