The 20th year of Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki is opening with the upcoming event featuring a bout between Michal Materla and Kendall Grove in the KSW 78
KSW 78 is the upcoming 2023 calendar opening event of Polish mixed martial arts promotion “Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki.” The event featuring 9 bouts is scheduled for this Saturday in Szczecin, Poland.
In the upcoming KSW event, there will be 9 main card fights and two preliminary bouts. The title bout will feature Michal Materla and Kendall Groove. They have previously fought once in 2013. There Materla took the win from unanimous decision.
In addition to the exciting main fight, the event will also feature a highly anticipated middleweight bout between two Eastern European professionals. Tomasz Romanowski will face Radoslaw Paczuski under the co-main event card. This will be their first face off against each other.
Michal “Capio” Materla is the Polish MMA professional. He is currently ranked 2nd in both Polish and Europe Eastern pro heavyweights. Materla has a professional record of 31 wins and 9 losses. He participated in KSW 66 and 70 last year. Materla defeated Jason Radcliffe in January. But later in May, he lost to Mariusz Pudzianowski.
Kendal Grove is an MMA professional from America. Known by the ring-name “Da Spyder”, he has a pro record of 24 wins to 18 losses. Grove last fought against Hector Lombard and lost via TKO in 2020. A year before that, he lost to Felipe Fogolin via choke. Grove’s last win was against Anthony Ruiz in August of 2019.
When will be KSW 78 held?
- Date: Saturday, January 21, 2023
- Time: 01:00 a.m. ET
The 2023 calendar starting KSW 78 event is scheduled for coming Saturday, January 21. The event will begin at 01:00 p.m. ET.
How to Watch KSW 78 on TV?
The upcoming KSW 78 event has been announced as a PPV exclusive one. Therefore, there will be no tv broadcast available for fans to watch.
How to Livestream KSW 78?
- KSW TV
As a KSW exclusive PPV event, KSW 78 will be only available on their official streaming platform, KSW TV. The 40 days PPV plan for KSW TV will cost around £7.99 in the United Kingdom and $9.99 in the United States.
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: Netto Arena
- Location: Szczecin, Poland
The popular indoor arena near Władysława Szafera road, “Netto Arena” will host the upcoming KSW 78 event. The venue has over 5,000-seat capacity. It is located in Szczecin, Poland.
KSW 78 Fight Cards:
Below is the complete fight card list for tonight’s KSW 78 events:
- Michal Materla vs Kendall Grove
- Tomasz Romanowski vs Radoslaw Paczuski
- Borys Mankowski vs Valeriu Mircea
- Rafal Kijanczuk vs Marc Doussis
- Roman Szymanski vs Raul Tutarauli
- Lukasz Sudolski vs Kleber Silva
- Lukasz Rajewski vs Sahil Siraj
- Oskar Szczepaniak vs Raimondas Krilavicius
- Borys Dzikowski vs Andre Langan