The P4P ranked number one fighter in South Africa, Dricus Du Plessis (12-2) returns to action following a short layoff from competition. The 25-year-old is a former KSW welterweight champion but has now decided to move to middleweight where he aims to capture another KSW title. Du Plessis is known to be one of the most promising fighters in the world and has proven already to be a top talent in the sport with a 100% finishing ratio, having already captured a KSW title, and is currently a two-weight champion in South Africa.
Kicking-off the KSW 50 card will be a contest between Ireland’s Catherine Costigan (6-2) and Poland’s Aleksandra Rola (2-0).
With over a decade of competing in MMA, Ireland’s Catherine Costigan has fought for promotions such as BAMMA, Cage Warriors, and Invicta during her career. The veteran fighter is known for her durability & toughness and is a media darling and a true ambassador for the sport in her native land. She is now returning from injury and will now make her KSW debut seeing this as a massive opportunity.
KSW 50 Fight Card
KSW Heavyweight Title
Champion Phil De Fries (17-6) vs. Luis Henrique (12-5)
KSW Light Heavyweight Title
Champion Tomasz Narkun (16-3) vs. Przemyslaw Mysiala (23-9-1)
KSW Welterweight Title
Champion Roberto Soldic (16-3) vs. Patrik Kincl (22-9)
Interim KSW Lightweight Title
Norman Parke (27-6-1) vs. Marcin Wrzosek (14-5)
Damian Janikowski (3-2) vs. Tony Giles (6-1)
Antoni Chmieleski (32-17) vs. Jason Radcliffe (15-7)
Dricus Du Plessis (12-2) vs. Joilton Santos (30-7)
Aleksandra Rola (2-0) vs. Catherine Costigan (6-2)