KSW 80 event is set for March 17, 2023, with interim KSW Featherweight title fight in the headliner between Robert Ruchala and Lom-Ali Eskiev.
Ruchala, undefeated at 8-0 in MMA, is ranked at #3 in KSW featherweight ranking with 5 wins in the promotion. He headlined KSW 75 event in his last appearance where he defeated Damian Stasiak via split decision in the Fight of the Night.
Lom-Ali Eskiev, a German veteran, is 2-1 in KSW. He lost to #1 ranked Daniel Rutkowski in his last appearance at KSW 77 in December. He has previously defeated another ranked opponent in Damian Stasiak after beating Gilber Ordóñez in his KSW debut.
Ruchala and Eskiev are battling for the interim title since Salahdine Parnasse, a two-division champion is preparing for a lightweight title defense. Who will become the interim champion and earn the right to challenge Parnasse.
Find out as the event starts at 2 PM ET via ViaPlay and KSW TV. The event will see a middleweight bout between Tom Breese and Bartosz Lesko in the co-main event. Tune in below for results live from KSW 80: Ruchala vs Eskiev event with complete fight card and other details.
- Andi Vrtačić def. Mateusz Janur via KO at 4:59 of round 2- Middleweight Bout
- Kamil Szkaradek def. Patryk Chrobak via Submission (Rear – naked choke) at 2:24 of Round 1 – Catchweight Bout
- Kacper Koziorzebski def. Borys Borkowski via Split Decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)- Welterweight Bout
- Damian Piwowarczyk def. Bartłomiej Gładkowicz via TKO at 2:39 of 1 – Light Heavyweight Bout
- Danu Tarchila def. Wojciech Kazieczko via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-26)- Featherweight Bout
- Yasmin Guimarães def. Emilia Czerwinska via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) – Women’s Flyweight Bout
- Michal Michalski def. Erikas Golubovskis via TKO at 2:41 of round 1 – Welterweight Bout
- Oumar Sy def. Luis Henrique da Silva via submission at 1:40 of round 1- Light Heavyweight Bout
- Co-Main Event: Tom Breese def. Bartosz Lesko via submission at 2:44 of round 1- Middleweight Bout
- Main Event: Robert Ruchala def. Lom-Ali Eskiev via TKO at 4:30 of round 5- Interim-Featherweight Championship Bout