K-1 World Grand Prix 2010 in Seoul Final 16

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K-1 World Grand Prix 2010 Final 16
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The poster for K-1 World Grand Prix 2010 Final 16.
DateOctober 02, 2010
VenueOlympic Gymnastics Arena
CitySouth Korea Seoul, Republic of Korea
Event chronology
K-1 World Grand Prix 2010 in Canberra K-1 World Grand Prix 2010 Final 16 K-1 World MAX 2010 in Seoul World Championship Tournament Final 16

K-1 World Grand Prix 2010 in Seoul Final 16 was a martial arts event held by the K-1 on Saturday, October 2, 2010 at the Olympic Gymnastics Arena in Seoul, Korea. It was the Final Elimination tournament for top sixteen fighters. The winners have qualified for the K-1 World Grand Prix 2010 Final held on December 11, 2010 at Yokohama Arena, Japan.

The eight finalists from K-1 World Grand Prix 2009 Final were automatically qualified, except Remy Bonjasky who could not compete. The eighth spot was filled by K-1 Heavyweight champion, Keijiro Maeda then two World GP 2010 tournament winners from the Bucharest and Canberra. The last six spots were selected by fan voting.[1]

Badr Hari did not enter the tournament for as yet unknown reasons, being replaced by Andrei Arlovski. On September 21, 2010, Michael Schiavello confirmed on his Twitter one last modification of the final card, Ray Sefo replaced Ruslan Karaev.[2] On September 28, 2010, Andrei Arlovski announced on Twitter that he will not fight in the tournament.[3] The Belarusian was replaced by Mighty Mo.

Final 16 Participating Fighters[edit]


Wild Cards[edit]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "K-1 producer Mr.Tanikawa announced FEG was partner with a Chinese investment bank. K-1 WGP schedule was official announced by FEG". mainichi.jp. Archived from the original on July 22, 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-01.
  2. ^ "Schiavello confirms one last modification of the fight card". twitter.com. Retrieved 2010-09-21.
  3. ^ "Arlovski to miss K-1 Seoul 2010". twitter.com. Retrieved 2010-09-29.
  4. ^ "Fight Card". K-1 Grand Prix Website. Retrieved 2010-09-19.

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