Bout Reviews will only be done when there is a legit, justified and
provable reason for them. Some of those issues may include
but not be limited to:
Personal issues with a certain judge such as favoritism or a judge having
personal ties to a fighter and can be proved these ties are either negative or
positive towards one or both of the fighters involved.
A questionable knockdown that resulted in a standing 8 count.
Problem with the round times, too long or too short.
Incorrect scoring due to a knockdown or standing 8 count.
If a fighter loses a point in a round for missed kicks.
Failure of equipment that caused an issue with the fight. (Ring
Additional reasons will be determined if justified by the IKF Headquarters.
A decision rendered at the termination of any contest may be changed by the
IKF if the IKF
determines that one of the following occurred:
There was found to be any conspiracy affecting the result of any contest.
The scorecard(s) of the judges shows an error which would mean that the
decision was given to the wrong contestant.
There was a violation of the laws or rules governing contests, which
affected the result of any contest.
Any and all protests must be received by the
IKF in writing within 10 days after the
event from which the protest took place.
No protest will be considered without the below fees.
Protest MUST include;
YouTube Link To Bout - With DECISION Announcement Removed From
5, USA DVD's
Any additional evidence should accompany the written protest such as
statements, pictures etc.
All protests decisions will be determined by the
IKF and a neutral panel of judges who are
not from the region of the event.
All Bout Protest Decisions will be made within 30 days of the filed