K-1 Global has announced that their World MAX 2013 Quarter Final will be held in Spain on January 11.
Here are details of the event taken directly from their official website:
BEIJING, Dec. 4th, 2013 — On January 11th in Gran Canaria, Spain K-1 Global, in conjunction with Street Culture – MNL, will host one of two K-1 World MAX 2013 Quarter Final events, airing live around the world on Epicentre.tv. The K-1 World MAX 2013 Quarter Final in Spain event will feature two huge Quarterfinal bouts from the 2013 K-1 World MAX tournament. With so much on the line for these young fighters be prepared for two exciting fights in the World MAX tournament.
Spain’s Elam Ngor will make his first K-1 World MAX Final 8 appearance against the very tough and technical Korean K-1 veteran Lee Sung-Hyun. Ngor earned his spot in the tournament with a hard-fought and impressive victory over Azerbaijan’s Ismat Aghazade while Lee Sung-Hyun engaged in a war against France’s Charles Francois to advance in the tournament. In the other Quarterfinal bout Spanish star Maximo Suarez will square off against one of Canadian Kickboxing’s best kept secrets, Shane Campbell. Maximo Suarez made a big impression on the world stage with his win over Romania’s Miodrag Olar, while Shane Campbell made quick work out of Brazil’s Wallace Lopes with his devastating body shots in the Final 16.
The card will also feature a host of Superfights, including an exciting clash between Spain’s David Calvo and Britain’s rising star that is Chad Sugden. Also on the card will be Damian Garcia against Alcorac Caballero, Moises Baute vs. Razvan Floria, Alejandro Rodriguez vs. Azerbaijan’s Tural Bayrmov and Aitor Alonso against a yet-to-be-determined opponent.
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