ARGENTINA – On Saturday, November 12th, Invictus Deluxe hosted a spectacular combat sports gala. Three Argentinian National Titles were up for grabs, but the highlight of the night was the ISKA World Kickboxing Title (-55kg) fight between Martin Blanco of Argentina and Mauricio Donoso of Chile.
As you would expect, the competition was intense. Donoso constantly sought to advance, but Blanco was able to skillfully hold him off and counter. The fight went to decision and the judges awarded the World Title to Martin Blanco on points.
The first of the ISKA Argentinian National titles was in Muay Thai. Champion Marcos “Wasabi” Rios defended his title against challenger Enzo Ganna. Rios retained his title with a first round knock-out. Also contested were two K1 titles. Facundo “The Demolition” Perez was defeated by Gerardo Gonzalez via first round knock-out. Another title was awarded to Matias Figueredo, who defeated Brian Okonsky via KO.
Referee of the titles: Jorge Ferruccio.
Judges: Leandro Casaano, Martín Arteaga, Luis Almiron
Referee Leader: Maximiliano Maron