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Dorticos loses to Gassiev, wants rematch

By Allan Fox: Yunier Dorticos (22-1, 21 KOs) put in a valiant effort last Saturday night in his unification fight against Murat Gassiev (26-0, 19 KOs), but ultimately, he fell short in getting stopped in the 12th round in Adler, Russia.  → read full story

Live: Murat Gassiev vs. Yunier Dorticos Live Stream

Live Stream only available to The Americas (minus Canada), France, Spain, Portugal & the Philippines.  → read full story

Gassiev vs. Dorticos preview for tonight’s WBSS contest

By Allan Fox: Murat Gassiev (25-0, 18 KOs) and Yunier Dorticos (22-0, 21 KOs) will be meeting in just a few hours for their crucial semifinals fight in the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) to find out which one will be taking on WBC/WBO cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk (14-0, 11 KOs) in the finals of […]

Murat Gassiev vs. Yunier Dorticos – Official weights

By Allan Fox: IBF World cruiserweight champion Murat ‘Iron’ Gassiev (25-0, 18 KOs) and WBA champion Yunier ‘The KO Doctor’ Dorticos (22-0, 21 KOs) both made weight on Friday for their semifinals match on Saturday night at the Bolshoy Ice Dome in Adler, Russia.  → read full story

Dorticos elevated to full WBA champion for Gassiev fight

By Jim Dower: The World Boxing Association has made WBA Super World cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev ‘champion in recess; which now makes Yunier Dorticos (22-0, 21 KOs) the full WBA cruiserweight champion for his fight with IBF World cruiserweight champion Murat ‘Iron’ Gassiev (25-0, 18 KOs) for their unification fight this Saturday.  → read full story

Dorticos: Murat Gassiev is my next victim on Feb.3

By Allan Fox: With 3 days to go before their cruiserweight unification fight on Saturday, Yunier Dorticos already sees Murat Gassiev as his next victim to add to his win column of his ring resume.  → read full story

Murat Gassiev vs. Yunier Dorticos next Sat. on Feb.3

By Jeff Aranow: IBF World cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev (25-0, 18 KOs) will be fighting next Saturday night on February 3 against WBA World cruiserweight champion Yunier Dorticos (22-0, 21 KOs) in the semifinals of the World Boxing Super Series [WBSS] tournament at the Bolshoy Ice Dome in Adler, Russia.  → read full story

Usyk faces Gassiev-Dorticos winner on May 11th in Saudi Arabia

By Jim Dower: WBC/WBO cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk (14-0, 11 KOs) will have a little less than 4 months to wait to face the winner of the February 3 semifinals fight between Yunier “KO Doctor’ Dorticos and Murat Gassiev to meet one of them in the finals of the World Boxing Super Series [WBSS] tournament […]

Murat Gassiev motivated to unify cruiserweight division

By Jim Dower: IBF World cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev (25-0, 18 KOs) is highly motivated with his goal of unifying the division in 2018 by beating WBA Super World champion Yunier Dorticos (22-0, 21 KOs) on February 3, and then defeating the winner of this Saturday’s unification fight between WBO champion Aleksandr Usyk (13-0, 11 […]

World Boxing Super Series Semifinals

“We are thrilled that the WBSS is returning to Super Channel for exclusive Canadian coverage of the highly anticipated semifinals,” said Troy Wassill, Director of Programming, Domestic Distributors and Sports.  → read full story

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