will see the KSW debut of France Wilson Varela (6-2) as he takes on former KSW title challenger Maciej Kazieczko (7-2) at KSW 69 live from Warsaw, Poland, on www.KSWTV.com.
Born in Cape Verde but fighting out of Marseille, Varela is an experienced combat sports competitor with a background in K-1 with over thirty professional contests. The 26-year-old enters KSW on a four-fight win-streak, all stoppages, and won his last contest in France via first-round KO.
Boasting almost 100k Instagram fans, Varella now joins Europe’s top MMA promotion KSW and has an opportunity to make an instant impact going against popular Polish fighter Maciej Kazieczko.
Known for his devastating KO’s, Kazieczko has fought almost his entire pro career in KSW and has a 6-2 record in the organisation. In his last fight he came up short when challenging Marian Ziolkowski for the KSW lightweight title.
The main event of KSW 69 will see Sebastian Przybysz (9-2) defend his KSW bantamweight title against Brazil’s Werlleson Martins (16-4) while two top Polish middleweights clash in the co-main event as former UFC fighter Pawel Pawak (19-4-1) faces Cezary Kęsik (13-1).
Elsewhere on the card, two of Europe’s top undefeated prospects Robert Ruchala (6-0) and Michele Baiano (7-0) meet and we will see an important contest the women’s flyweight division as Croatia’s Sara Luzar Smajić (3-1) welcomes Poland’s Natalia Baczyńska (6-1) into the promotion.