13 Fighters Official! K-1 World GP 2009 FINAL16
13 fighters for the FINAL16 K-1 event in September in Seoul were announced today. They are:
Jerome Le Banner
Kyotaro (Keijiro Maeda)
Singh “Heart” Jaideep
The last 3 participants will be picked through fan voting online and sponsor recommendations. The current nominated fighters are:
Glaube Feitosa, Paul Slowinski, Ray Sefo, Choi Hong Man, Mighty Mo, Stefan Leko, Tyrone Spong, Sergii Lashchenko, Kin Taiei, Musashi, Junichi Sawayashiki, Melvin Manhoef, Alistair Overeem, and Sergei Kharitonov.
FEG president Tanigawa want fans to vote on young fighters. He also wants to give priority to fighters who have fought in K-1 this year.