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"THE SPEED" AZZOPARDI CLAIMS WORLD TITLE

Keith ‘The Speed’ Azzopardi claimed the WKN title won during the Gladiators Night XIV in which kickboxing and boxing fans had another opportunity to see Maltese athletes in action.

In the main match Keith "the Speed" Azzopardi from Team Noel wins the semi-professional World Kickboxing Network's (WKN) World Title Belt in Kickboxing against an Italian. Azzopardi dominated the match as with the first attack landed a powerful Spinning Back Kick on the Italian's stomach.

The opponent ends up on the mat and the referee counted to 10. "The Speed" wins the match with a KO in less than a minute in the first round.

Haitem "the Flash" Laamuz returns in the local professional scene with a win in Boxing against an athlete from Serbia. In the third round Laamuz brings down the opponent after a hard hit under the ribs and keeping him on the mats. With this KO Laamuz wins the World Boxing Association (WBA) Balkan Title Belt.

Theon Camilleri from Browns Boxing wins the World Boxing Union (WBU) amateur Title.

The other athletes who won were Christopher "the Wolverine" Rotin from Team Noel with a unanimous decision against an Italian.

Aiden Borg Catania, a 15 year old athlete also from Team Noel, wins his K1 match against a 23 year old opponent.
 
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