Hector Santiago (left) vs. Diego Piovesan (Facebook/WGP Kickboxing)
WGP Kickboxing 50 Results: Gazani Defends Light Middleweight Belt, Almeida Halts Alsina
On Saturday, Oct. 27, WGP Kickboxing returns to São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, for WGP Kickboxing 50.
In the night’s main event, Bruno Gazani defended his light middleweight title against Robson Minotinho. The 32-year-old champion now holds 60 wins in 66 professional bouts with 30 wins by way of knockout. Minotinho, 25, had stopped his opponent in eight of his ten career victories.
On the main card, lightweight champion Hector Santiago battled the No.1 contender Diego Piovesan, who had won 33 of 35 fights.
Also, Lucas Alsina met Cesar Almeida for the vacant crusierweight belt.
The event aired live at 9 p.m. ET on BandSports.
Bruno Gazani def. Robson Minotinho by unanimous decision – light middleweight title
Cesar Almeida def. Lucas Alsina by knockout. Round 4 – cruiserweight title
Diego Piovesan def. Hector Santiago by unanimous decision – lightweight title
Damian Segovia def. Janio Carvalho by split decision
Anderson Buzika def. Marcelo Dionísio by knockout. Round 1
Renzo Martinez def. Robson Bull Terrier by unanimous decision
Jhonny Klever def. Haime Morais by majority decision
Jonathan Ferreira def. Gustavo Jones by unanimous decision
Aline Pereira def. Tatiana Campos by unanimous decision
Leo ‘Bahia’ def. Paulo Pizzo by split decision
Marnoel Sousa def. Marcos Alves by unanimous decision
Lais ‘Fiona’ def. Priscila Brizola TKO (doctor’s stoppage). Round 2
Thiagos Santos def. Vitor Hugo by knockout. Round 3
Jeniffer Ferraz def. Isa Livramento by unanimous decision
Renan Alcantara vs. Manoel Cajé ended in a draw