Bucharest, Romania 2013 October 5
SUPERKOMBAT® World Grand Prix in Giurgiu, Romania on October 12th: Amir Zeyada vs Bogdan Stoica in a super-fight main-event
The fourth edition of SUPERKOMBAT® World Grand Prix of this year will be a special one because it will be made between the Euroregion Giurgiu-Ruse in partnership with the local autorithies from Giurgiu (Romania) and Ruse (Bulgaria).
The event from October 12th from Polyvalent Hall of Giurgiu will have as main-event the super-fight between SUPERKOMBAT® cruiserweight champion Bogdan Stoica (15W / 10KO – 2L – 0D) and Amir “The Sphinx” Zeyada (51W / 20KO – 19L – 2D) from Egypt, known after he knoked-out twice Tyrone Spong.
“Is the first time for us when we make an event after two cities from two countries have joined their forces. This proves once again that we are not only a stand-up promotion, we promote also the history and culture from each city where we make events. We will support Ruse in the race for European Capital of Culture from 2019?, said Eduard Irimia, president of SUPERKOMBAT® Fighting Championship.
SUPERKOMBAT® World Grand Prix (Giurgiu) was presented in two press conferences, one was held in Giurgiu (Romania) and the other one was held in Ruse (Bulgaria). “I’m ready for a real war. Zeyada is a fighter with a huge experience. He won two times with Tyrone Spong and that’s say a lot about him. I will use my entire arsenal of kicks for this fight”, said Bogdan Stoica, SUPERKOMBAT® cruiserweight champion.
After in May 12th, 2012, at SUPERKOMBAT® World Grand Prix (Cluj), he was knocked-out in the second round, Redouan “The Spartan” Cairo (Suriname) wants his revenge against Sebastian “Son of Dracula” Ciobanu (32W / 4KO – 9L – 0D). In another super-fight at the heavyweight division, James “The Beast” Wilson (6W – 2L – 1D) will face the Spanish veteran Damian Garcia.
In the last qualification heavyweight tournament of the year, Ibrahim Aarab (Morocco), Abderahmane Coulibaly (France), Thomas Vanneste (Belgium) and Dorin Robert (Romania) will fight for the last ticket for SUPERKOMBAT® World Grand Prix – Final Elimination scheduled on November 9th.
SUPERKOMBAT® World Grand Prix (Giurgiu) will be broadcasted live by Eurosport International and Eurosport Asia-Pacific in more than 70 countries, by Sport.ro in Romania, Fight Now! TV in United States of America and on Pay-Per-View via Epicentre.tv for only 9,95$.
SUPERKOMBAT® World Grand Prix (Giurgiu): Fight Card
1. Superfight 1 – Light Heavyweight Bout
Jacopo Bianconcini (Italy) vs. Ciprian Schiopu (Romania)
2. Tournament Semifinal A – Heavyweight Bout
Thomas Vanneste (Belgium) vs. Dorin Robert (Romania)
3. Tournament Semifinal B – Heavyweight Bout
Abderahmane Coulibaly (France) vs. Ibrahim Aarab (Morocco)
4. Superfight 2 – Heavyweight Bout
Damian Garcia (Spain) vs. James Wilson (United States of America)
5. Superfight 3 – Super Cruiserweight Bout
Redouan Cairo (Suriname) vs. Sebastian Ciobanu (Romania)
6. Superfight 4 – Cruiserweight Bout
Amir Zeyada (Egypt) vs. Bogdan Stoica (Romania)
7. Tournament Final – Heavyweight Bout
Winner Semifinal A vs. Winner Semifinal B
SUPERKOMBAT® Media Management
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The concept of SUPERKOMBAT® is based on fights at heavyweight division with stand-up rules between fighters from all around the world, coming from different fight disciplines, attracting viewers and spectators from different locations where the events take place. The organization is positioned as the only one world fighting elimination system at heavyweight divisions on stand-up rules broadcasted worldwide via Eurosport International and Eurosport Asia-Pacific in more than 75 countries.