King in the Ring 68 III : The electric atmosphere of New Zealand’s biggest combat sport event, the King in the Ring 8 Man Series, takes over the Eventfinda Stadium on Auckland’s North Shore on Saturday 27th March.
Eight of the country’s top welterweight fighters will go head to head in a survival series of three-round elimination bouts, battling it out for the coveted King in the Ring title and the $10,000 grand prize.
The top eight fighters in this explosive weight division will be squaring off under international K-1 kickboxing rules, bringing together their own techniques born from kickboxing, boxing, muay thai, kyokushin karate, MMA and other martial arts.
The 2019 King, Arshia Ebadi, is not defending his title, leaving it vacant for the eight hungry contenders.
Eight fighters. Only ONE will be King.
8 MAN LINE UP
Kayne ‘Insane’ Conlan
Doug ‘Dynamite’ Higgins
Jon ‘Hell Raiser’ Anderson
Rob ‘El Hurto’ Horrocks
Connar ‘Pretty Boy’ Wilson
Adam ‘Fancy’ Manisy
Sam ‘The Hunter’ Haggit
8 MAN RESERVE FIGHT
Shem ‘Money’ Murdoch vs Ben ‘Brawla’ Sisam
55kg Super Fight
Nyrene ‘Neutron Bomb’ Crowley vs Ayisha ‘Baby Mumble’ Abied
Super Heavyweight Super Fight
Rik ‘The Rock’ Barclay vs David ‘Titan’ Tuitupou
Light Heavyweight WKBF World Title
Mike ‘Blood Diamond’ vs Diego Beneduzzi