KOK held its fifth KOK Classic event tonight in Lithuania, and the event delivered for an international viewing audience on FightBox HD and KOK Fights TV.
There were knockdowns, knockouts, and plenty of hard-fought contests. The 15-bout fight card featured KOK Rules Kickboxing, MMA, and boxing.
KOK lightweight contender Mindaugas Narauskas started strong but was held to a draw by Mateusz Rajewski.
KOK Interim Featherweight Champion Matas Pultarazinskas survived a scare against Oleh Moshnin. Pultarazinskas was hurt to the body in round one and knocked down. He battled back to KO Moshnin with a knee to the head in round two.
Dovydas “Rimkenzo” Rimkus made bodybuilder and social influencer Remigijus Virsila eat his words. Rimkenzo knocked the big man down three times to win their challenge boxing match.
Unbeaten prospect Lukas Banevicius fought to a draw with Lukasz Leczycki.
Two fighters earned their first KOK wins tonight. Aurimas Krukauskas defeated Danyla Matiukov and Samuelis Sorochovas beat Arnestas Naujokas.
Poland’s Daniel Szott was too experienced for Germany’s Armin Riedl, handing the youngster a decision loss.
Full Results below. An amazing night of action.
KOK Classic 5: Part I Results
-65 kg (KOK Kickboxing): Danas Antanavicius (Lithuania) def. Benas Sorochovas (Lithuania)-Unanimous Decision (30-27,30-28,29-28)
-70 kg (ZST Bushido): Renatas Buskus (Lithuania) DRAW Edvinas Bubelils (Lithuania)
-86 kg (KOK Kickboxing) Deividas Daividavicius (Lithuania) def. Tadas Povilanskas (Lithuania)-Unanimous Decision (30-29, 30-26, 29-28)
-77 kg (ZST Bushido): Mantas Kondratavicius (Lithuania) def. Rytis Kveselys (Lithuania)-Submission Round 2
-70 kg (KOK Kickboxing): Daniel Szott (Poland) def. Armin Riedl (Germany)-Unanimous Decision (30-27,30-27,30-27)
-75 kg (KOK Kickboxing): Aurimas Krukauskas (Lithuania) def. Danyla Matiukov (Lithuania)-KO Round 2 (Injury from low kick)
-70 kg (KOK Kickboxing): Samuelis Sorochovas (Lithuania) def. Arnestas Naujokas (Lithuania)-Unanimous Decision (29-28,29-28,29-28)
-73 kg (KOK Kickboxing): Lukasz Leczycki (Poland) DRAW Lukas Banevicius (Lithuania) (30-29, 29-30, 30-30)
KOK Classic 5: Part II Results
-85 kg (KOK Kickboxing): Erikas Golubovskis (Lithuania) def. Kestutis Kavaliauskas (Lithuania)-Decision
-77 kg (MMA Bushido Rules): Vitoldas Jagelo (Lithuania) def. Volodymyr Hynzhu (Ukraine)-Majority Decision (30-29,29-29,30-29)
Impact Fight: David vs GOLIATH
Dovydas “Rimkenzo” Rimkus DEF. Remigijus Virsila-KO Round 2 (Body Shot. Virsila down twice in first round)
-85 kg (Dream Boxing): Juris Zundovskis (Latvia) def. Ovidijus Jurginas (Lithuania)-Split Decision
-65 kg: (KOK Kickboxing): Matas Pultarazinskas (Lithuania) def. Aleh Moshnin (Belarus/Poland)-KO Round 2 (Knee)
-93 kg (KOK Kickboxing): Naglis Kanisauskas (Lithuania) DRAW Paulius Mitkus (Lithuania) (30-29, 29-30, 30-30)
-71 kg (KOK Kickboxing): Mindaugas Narauskas (Lithuania) DRAW Mateusz Rajewski (Poland) (30-29, 29-30, 30-30)