Big news from Poland! DSF Kickboxing Challenge have signed contract with former EBU, IBC champion and IBF contender, Rafal Jackiewicz (48-16-2, 22KOs boxing). One of the most famous boxers in Poland will fight DSF biggest star, Rafal Dudek in June in Dudek’s hometown, Nowy Sacz under K-1 rules. It will be debut for boxer, who has MMA fight under his belt.
Jackiewicz is well-known boxer in Poland due to his boxing skills and great marketability He competes in welterweight division in boxing and he was a former IBF world championship contender. Jackiewicz won EBU title against Jackson Osei Bonsu and had defended it against Jan Zaveck in boxing but some fights later he lost to Zaveck for IBF world championship. He lost via TKO to Kell Brook in 2011 and that was his last big fight in boxing. He has also a MMA fight under his belt in biggest European promotion KSW, but he lost to accomplished Muay Thai fighter, Marcin Parcheta in his debut. He fought in Namibia recently and lost to Benthuel Ushona for vacant WBF world championship. Jackiewicz has started from kickboxing and full-contact karate and competed on international level. He was a member of Poland national team and has some accomplishments on national and international level.
Rafal Dudek was busy in 2016. He was a participant in Enfusion reality series in Thailand and the he fought on Enfusion and DSF events. Dudek lost to Moldovan, Denis Telsman in really close fight. Dudek is considered as best pound for pound fighter in Poland and he is the very first Polish fighter who has signed with Glory. He has never fought for Glory because they cancelled his fight and found his home in Enfusion and DSF. He will be a huge favourite of this fight which is considered as biggest fight in Polish kickboxing history.