Franci Grajš

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Franci Grajš
BornFranci Grajš
(1986-12-15) December 15, 1986 (age 32)
NationalitySlovenia Slovenian
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight85 kg (187 lb; 13 st 5 lb)
DivisionLight Heavyweight
StyleMuay Thai
TeamAkademija Tajskega Boksa – Muay Thai Gym Scorpion (2004 - 201?)
Nak Muay Gym
TrainerIztok Vorkapic
Kickboxing record
Total42
Wins34
By knockout14
Losses8

Franci Grajš (born December 15, 1986)[1] is a retired Slovenian kickboxer and best 85MAX kickboxer for December 2012.[2]

Biography and career[edit]

On August 2011 Grajš participadern elimination kickboxing reality show called Enfusion: Trial of the Gladiators. 16 fighters went in Ohrid, Macedonia, lived, trained and fought each other. In the first round Grajš defeated Michael Kongolo and then in quarter finals he enrolled biggest career win against veteran Wendell Roche. This victory qualified him for final 4 tournament that held in his country Slovenia. Final 4 was held on December 2, 2012 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. In the semi finals Grajš faced It's showtime 85MAX champion and perhaps best 85MAX fighter at that time Sahak Parparyan. Grajš won in a tough fight, he was more active in first two rounds, Parparyan woke up in third round but that wasn't enough to take victory. He became Enfusion champion and took 30.000 $ after knocking out Andrew Tate in the final with a jumping knee. Grajš did not just win Enfusion tournament he also with no doubts, according to LiverKick portal, became best fighter in 85MAX category for December 2012.[2]

Return and retirement[edit]

After two years break and changing gym Grajš returned to kickboxing on November 29, 2014 in Novo Mesto, Slovenia at International Muay Thai League event. Grajš, now member of Nak Muay Gym, lost on points against W.A.K.O. junior world champion, Antonio Plazibat. [3][4][5]

He had to cancel fight against Mladen Kujunđžić at FFC 18 event, due to nose injury. After that he decided to finish his career, as he cound not focus on the fight enough anymore.[6]

Titles[edit]

  • 2012 Enfusion: Trial of the Gladiators Tournament Champion[7]
  • 2012 IFMA World Cup Champion
  • 2011 SMTL - Slovenian Muay Thai League Professional Champion -91 kg

Professional kickboxing and muay thai record[edit]

Franci Grajs Kickboxing record
Date Result Opponent Event Location Method Round Time
2017-09-16 Win Bosnia and Herzegovina Denis Marjanović W5 Legends Collide Koper, Slovenia Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
2014-11-29 Loss Croatia Antonio Plazibat International Muay Thai League (-91 kg) Novo Mesto, Slovenia Decision 3 3:00
2012-12-02 Win United States Andrew Tate Enfusion 3: Trial of the Gladiators, Final Ljubljana, Slovenia KO (Knee) 1
Wins "Enfusion 3" tournament championship title.
2012-12-02 Win Armenia Sahak Parparyan Enfusion 3: Trial of the Gladiators, Semi Finals Ljubljana, Slovenia Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
2012-08-18 Win Croatia Ivan Stanić Admiral Markets Fight Night Portorose, Slovenia Decision (Split) 3 3:00
2011-08-17 Win Curaçao Wendell Roche Enfusion 3: Trial of the Gladiators, Quarter Final Ohrid, Macedonia Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
2011-08-12 Win Belgium Michael Kongolo Enfusion 3: Trial of the Gladiators, First round Ohrid, Macedonia KO[8]
2011-02-05 Win Netherlands Abudar Ahmed The Night Of Champions Novo Mesto, Slovenia TKO (Injury) 1
Wins SMTL Pro. Title -91 kg.[9][10]
2010-07-09 Loss Croatia Agron Preteni Mega Fight Umago, Croatia Decision 3 3:00
2010-03-06 Win Serbia Luka Stasia SLTB Celje, Slovenia TKO 3
2009-05-30 Win Croatia Josip Poplašen National Championship Črnomelj, Slovenia KO 2
2009-03-07 Win Hungary Zsolt Svidro Situla Pokal Novo Mesto, Slovenia Decision (Unanimous) 3
2008-12-27 Win Croatia Hrvoje Kišiček Grand Fight Varaždin, Croatia Decision (Split) 3
2007-10-20 Win Croatia Josip Božinović Pokal Situla Novo Mesto, Slovenia Decision (Unanimous) 3
2007-06-02 Win Croatia Spomenko Dukić Slovenija open Krško, Slovenia Decision (Unanimous) 3
2007-02-24 Win Slovenia Matjaž Kos Muay thai proti drogi Novo Mesto, Slovenia KO 2
2005 Win Slovenia Teofik Ramčilović Novo Mesto, Slovenia Decision (Unanimous) 3
2004 Loss Slovenia Anže Andrejka Novo Mesto, Slovenia Decision (Split) 3
2004-11-06 Win Croatia Spomenko Dukić Noč Tigrova Široki Brijeg, BIH Decision (Unanimous) 3

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Franci Grajš" (in Slovenian). scorpion-gym.si. Retrieved 2013-02-20.
  2. ^ a b "franci grajs stakes claim to being 1 85kg kickboxer with enfusion win". liverkick.com. Retrieved 2013-02-20.
  3. ^ Trijumf karijere! Antonio Plazibat porazio Francija Grajša(in Croatian)
  4. ^ Mirko Vorkapić osvojio IMTL pojas prvaka(in Croatian)
  5. ^ THE NIGHT OF CHAMPION 29.11.2014, Novo mesto
  6. ^ Bivši Enfusion prvak Franci Grajš okončao karijeru!(in Croatian)
  7. ^ "enfusion 3 trial of the gladiators live results". liverkick.com. Retrieved 2013-02-20.
  8. ^ K.O. TOP 5 Enfusion Final December 12th, Slovenia
  9. ^ Slovenska liga tajlandskog boksa dobila nove prvake(in Croatian)
  10. ^ Edini pravi knockout šele na koncu(in Slovene)