As it usually happens in fighting sports business, FFC 23 Vienna that is to take place tomorrow, March 18, at Multiversum Schwechat, went under new fight card changes only one day before the event.
The kickboxing part of the event got a new match instead of Cikotic and Sljivar who were forced to cancel. Therefore, Austria’s Mark Kurick and Vahid Ipek are to fight at the very beginning of the show and warm up the audience for the rest of the matches.
When it comes to the MMA part of the evening, the significant news is that Viktor Halmi got a new opponent in his first title defense flying right from Stockholm – Ahmed Vila, a fighter originally from Bosnia and Herzegovina. More details coming soon…
The official weigh-ins are to take place today at 3 PM.
Watch FFC 23 Vienna this Friday, March 18, at 8 PM on www.fightchanneltv.com
FFC 23 – Vienna
Philipp Schranz (AUT) vs. James Brum (ENG), -66kg
Viktor Halmi (HUN) vs. Ahmed Vila (BiH) , -70kg– title match
Laszlo Senyei (HUN) vs. Ivan Gluhak (CRO), -77kg – title match
Darko Banovic (AUT) vs. Joey Kuiten (NED), -66kg
Manuel Bilic (AUT) vs. Adam Borics (HUN), -66kg
Foad Sadeghi (AUT) vs. Tigran Movsisyan (CZE), -70kg
Eyevan Danenberg (NED) vs. Ayub Gaziev (AUT), -77kg – title match
Doah Devon (NED) vs. Beko Doinjashvili (GE), -70kg
Manuel Sembera (AUT) vs. Jasmin Bajrovic (CRO), -77kg
Karim Mabrouk (EGY) vs. Aleksander Stankov (SLO), -85kg
Vahid Ipek (AUT) vs. Mark Kurick (AUT), -75 kg