The former K-1, Ikbf and Wmta world champion Peter Aerts (who replaces Jerome Le Banner) entered this fight with a pro mma record of 1-1-0 (but he has a kickboxing record of 105-34-2) while his opponent, the 31-year-old former professional sumo wrestler Baruto Kaito (14 years younger than Aerts) is at his professional mma debut. In In his last K-1 fight Aerts was defeated by Ernesto Hoost (October 19, 2014 Aerts vs Hoost 6). Aerts vs Baruto is on the undercard of Fedor Emelianenko vs Singh Jaideep – Rizin FF 2. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Review: 2014-10-19, fight not particularly good between Peter Aerts and Ernesto Hoost: it gets two stars. The 43-year-old Peter Aerts (six years younger than Hoost) entered this fight with a professional kickboxing record of 105-33-2 (79 KOs=75%) and he is ranked as the No.9 heavyweight in the world while his opponent, Ernesto Hoost, has an official record of 98-21-1 (62 knockouts). They are two legends of kickboxing and K-1 world GP since Aerts won the heavyweight tournament three times while Hoost four. They have already faced each other five times: Hoost won three fights, in 1988 (their first bout), 1993 and 2006 (their last fight) while Aerts won in 1995 and 1998. Aerts vs Hoost 6, main event of “Kumite Energy” is valid for the WKO heavyweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Review: 2014-08-04, the fight between Peter Aerts and Freddy Kemayo gets two stars. The 43-year-old Peter Aerts (11 years older than Kemayo) entered this fight with a kickboxing record of 105-32-2 (79 KOs=75%) and he is ranked as the No.8 heavyweight in the world but in his last seven fights he won just twice: against “Mr. Kamikaze” in 2011 and against Jamal Ben Saddik in 2013 (=Aerts vs Saddik); after this bout he lost to Rico Verhoeven (by split decision, Aerts vs Verhoeven) and he drew against Dewey Cooper.
His opponent, Freddy Kemayo, has an official record of 66-20-1 (46 knockouts) and he entered as the No.17 in the same weight class, he suffered his last loss in 2012 when he faced Pavel Zhuravlev, since then he has collected six consecutive wins. Aerts vs Kemayo is on the undercard of Jerome Le Banner vs Colin George. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Review: 2013-12-21, high pace, heavy kicks and great performance by both fighters: Peter Aerts vs Rico Verhoeven gets three stars. Peter Aerts (105-31-1) entered as the No.5 heavyweight in the world while Rico Verhoeven (42-7-1) entered as the No.2. Aerts vs Verhoeven is the main event of GLORY 13 Tokyo. Watch the video!
Review: 2013-05-03, entertaining fight with three knockdowns: Peter Aerts vs Jamal Ben Saddik gets three stars. Peter Aerts (104-31-1, 78 KOs) entered as the No.6 heavyweight in the world while Jamal Ben Saddik (24-2-0, 19 KOs) entered as the No.5. Aerts vs Saddik is the main event of Glory 8 Tokyo. Watch the video!
Review: 2012-06-30, pretty good fight and nice TKO between Peter Aerts and Tyrone Spong: three stars. Peter Aerts (103-28-1) entered as the No.1 heavyweight in the world while Tyrone Spong (68-6-1) entered as the No.11. Aerts vs Spong is the main event of It’s Showtime 57 & 58; retirement fight of Peter Aerts. Watch the video!