W5 Grand Prix KITEK 2017 results will be revised?


The appellation was filled on the final results of the two matches held at W5 tournament in Moscow. The international judging panel is assigned for the case consideration.

Vadim Davydov and Nikita Surovezhkin met in the undercard of the tournament W5 Grand Prix KITEK 2017, Surovezhkin won via split decision. Rashid Salikhov Vs. Maxim Spodarenko bout opened the main card of the event, after three rounds Max Spodarenko was scored as a winner via unanimous decision.

An appeal on these bouts results was filed by Abdullah Bedelov who is the coach and representative of interests of Vadim Davydov and Rashid Salikhov.

As an exception W5 appoint the public hearing and creates an expert panel of international judges which includes Marco Broersen (Holland), Mladen Kranjcec  (Croatia), Igor Schmidt  (Slovakia). The total experience of judicial experts is more than twenty thousand fights for more than 15 years.

Judges will review two matches and will arrange their own assessment of the results of each round. The results will be published in the near future, not late than March 2.

Video of the bouts Davydov Vs. Surovezhkin, Salikhov Vs. Spodarenko is publicly available on the website W5kick.tv via the links:

Davydov Vs. Surovezhkin https://w5kick.tv/video/e77777xI

Salikhov Vs. Spodarenko https://w5kick.tv/video/e77777P7

"At the end of each match one couldn't be satisfied with one's own personal views and emotions. We are obliged to protect the position of both fighters. Especially when after reading the judges' notes there is no reason to doubt in the total outcome of the bout, even taking into account possible errors in the points calculation.

Fairness and transparency, trust and respect for the athletes are the most important factors for the development of professional kickboxing and W5 ». - Commented Sergey Chepinoga, president of W5.

Latest news