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WGP Kickboxing 54 Results: Almeida Retains, Valenzuela Wins Challenger Grand Prix

On Friday, May 24, WGP Kickboxing held its 54th event from Santiago, Chile.

In the night’s main event, Cesar Almeida defended his cruiserweight title against GLORY veteran Ivan Galaz.

Also, Chile’s Victor Valenzuela earned the next middleweight title shot after defeating Joanns Lorca and Ravy Brunow in the challenger grand prix.


The event aired live on Combat Press via Fite TV, Fox Sports Brazil, Fox Sports Latin America, Combate, and BAND Sports.

Cesar Almeida vs. Ivan Galaz ends in a draw – for the cruiserweight title
Victor Valenzuela def. Ravy Brunow by unanimous decision – Challenger GP super middleweight final
Patricio Navareete def. Nicolas Ryske by TKO. Round 1
Facuo Suarez def. Felipe ‘Artillero’ by unanimous decision
Victor Valenzuela def. Joanns Lorca by knockout. Round 2 – Challenger GP super middleweight semifinal
Ravy Brunow def. Guillermo Benitez by knockout. Round 1 – Challenger GP super middleweight semifinal
Lais Fionas def. Aylin Sobrino by split decision
Jacqueline Ayala def. Marty Martinez by unanimous decision
Iury Souza def. Sebastián Corral by knockout. Round 2
Felipe Diaz def. Maylon Brendal by unanimous decision