KGP 15: Luke Whelan va. Joe Himsworth Preview
KGP European champions Luke Whelan and Joe Himsworth will fight for the chance to become a two-division champion at KGP 15 on Saturday 10th November at the Indigo in London. The champion vs. champion bout will be to crown the new KGP 67kg champion.
KGP 70kg European champion Luke “Skywalker” Whelan was last seen in action against Vinny Church in a successful title defense at MTGP 17. Whelan recently experienced some changes in his training camp after head coach Kieran Keddle immigrated to Canada. The Double K representative has been preparing for this bout with Double K’s Muay Thai coach Rittijak Kaewsamrit and Team Tieu.
KGP 65kg European champion Joe “The Hammer” Himsworth fights out of the Renegade Combat Academy in Stevenage. Himsworth picked up a win on the big stage at GLORY 54 in June, where he got a unanimous decision over Brad Stanton. The Hammer knocked out Whelan’s Double K teammate Kieran Manwaring to capture the KGP 65kg European title at KGP 5.
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