Briedis-Dorticos clash set for September 26th in Munich

VIA PRESS RELEASE The hotly-anticipated World Boxing Super Series Season II Cruiserweight Final between Mairis Briedis and Yuniel Dorticos takes place behind-closed-doors in Munich, Germany on Saturday, 26 September 2020. The culmination of the quest for the Muhammad Ali Trophy will be held in a television studio under Covid-19 rules and with no spectators at Plazamedia Broadcasting Center, a leading live sports production house in … Continue reading Briedis-Dorticos clash set for September 26th in Munich

Briedis and Dorticos en route to a war

VIA PRESS RELEASE Both Mairis Briedis (26-1, 19 KOs) and Yuniel ‘The KO Doctor’ Dorticos (24-1, 22 KOs) prescribed defeat to each other after meeting in Latvia on Wednesday to kick off their hotly-anticipated WBSS Cruiserweight Ali Trophy final at the Arena Riga on March 21. “It’s great to be in Riga,” said Kalle Sauerland, Chief Boxing Officer of the World Boxing Super Series. “It’s an … Continue reading Briedis and Dorticos en route to a war

Briedis and Dorticos will fight in Latvia

The final for the World Boxing Super Series in the cruiserweight division is now set. Mairis Briedis (26-1, 19 KOs) and Yuniel Dorticos (24-1, 22 KOs) will duke it out on Saturday, March 21st in the Riga Arena in Latvia. Briedis and Dorticos will be fighting for the Ali Trophy which goes to the winner of the World Boxing Super Series and the IBF cruiserweight … Continue reading Briedis and Dorticos will fight in Latvia

Taylor wins decision over Prograis

It was a good battle between two southpaws, but one fighter just did a little bit more to pull out the win. Josh Taylor (16-0, 12 KOs) used his jab early, scored a few power shots on the inside, and dealt with a swollen right eye in the late rounds to defeat Regis Prograis (24-1, 20 KOs) by majority decision (114-114, 115-113, 117-112) to retain … Continue reading Taylor wins decision over Prograis

Smith knocks out Groves to win WBSS

The super middleweight bracket of the World Boxing Super Series came to an end in amazing fashion as Callum Smith (2nd seed) defeated George Groves (1st seed) by 7th round knockout to become the WBA super middleweight “super” champion and retain the WBC diamond super middleweight title. Smith also became the Ring Magazine super middleweight champion and holds the Muhammad Ali Trophy for becoming the … Continue reading Smith knocks out Groves to win WBSS