Chinese kickboxing sanctioning body World League of Fighting announced its upcoming event schedule, which culminates in the promotion’s year-end festival event on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, from Haikou. Venu to be announced.
The event schedule is as follows:
WLF Kickboxing on Wednesday, Jan. 2, from Zhuhai, China
WLF W.A.R.S. 31 on Thursday, Jan. 3, from Zhengzhou, China
WLF Kickboxing on Saturday, Jan. 19, from Haikou, China
In the promotion’s biggest event of the year on Jan. 19, the featherweight world cup final will headline the show. Four fighters will compete to be crowned the 67-kilogram tournament champion by winning two fights in one night. In the semifinal match-ups, top-10 ranked featherweight Yang Zhuo fights Kunlun Fight veteran Petchtanong Banchamek and WLF four-man tournament winner Hasan Toy takes on Kunlun Fight 70-kilogram tournament finalist Jomthong. The winner will earn a bonus of 1 million RMB or just over $145,000 USD.