Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki, better known as KSW, is putting on their 70th event tomorrow night with a heavyweight main event between Mariusz Pudzianowski (16-7-0, 1 NC) and Michal Materla (31-8-0). ORDER AND WATCH KSW 70 HERE
At age 45, “Pudzian” has fought under the KSW banner for nearly 23 years. In those 23 years, we have seen him score some crazy knockouts including those over Butterbean, Bob Sapp, Rolles Gracie, Pawel Mikolajuw, and Serigne Ousmane Dia.
Check out some highlights:
Pudzian is no stranger to fighting giants‼️
Relive his fight with super heavyweight 🥊 boxing KO machine 🇺🇸 Butterbean at KSW 14.
— KSW (@KSW_MMA) October 20, 2021
Pudzianowski finishes Popek!! 💪
— KSW (@KSW_MMA) May 25, 2022
The KO 💣 heard around the world!! 🔥🤯💥
— KSW (@KSW_MMA) October 24, 2021
Tomorrow night, Pudzianowski will face fellow finisher Materla. As the former KSW middleweight champion, Materla has gone 4-1 in his last five with his most recent victory coming at KSW 66 where he defeated Jason Radcliffe in the first round.
Over the years, Materla has collected some highlights himself. Check those out below:
— KSW (@KSW_MMA) October 1, 2016
💣 𝐊𝐍𝐎𝐂𝐊𝐎𝐔𝐓 𝐏𝐎𝐖𝐄𝐑 💣
Former champ 🇵🇱 Michal Materla sends Paulo Thiago to the shadow realm at KSW 40.
— KSW (@KSW_MMA) January 12, 2022
Mariusz Pudzianowski vs. Michal Materla – 265 lbs
Daniel Omielanczuk vs. Ricardo Prasel – 265 lbs
Rafal Kijanczuk vs. Ivan Erslan – 205 lbs
Radoslaw Paczuski vs. Jason Wilnis – 185 lbs
Izuagbe Ugonoh vs. Marek Samociuk – 265 lbs
Damian Piwowarczyk vs. Bartosz Lesko – 205 lbs
Albert Odzimkowski vs. Tommy Quinn – 185 lbs
Anita Bekus vs. Robera Zocco – 115 lbs
As a recent graduate from Lewis-Clark State College with a B.S. in History, Bjorn first fell in love with mixed martial arts when he watched UFC 196. As a contributor for MyMMANews, Bjorn matches his love for MMA, history, and writing.