Yunier Dorticos and Andrew Tabiti will battle it out within the semifinals of the World Boxing Tremendous Collection cruiserweight division on June 15 in Riga, Latvia, reside on DAZN.
The vacant IBF cruiserweight title can even be on the road, and the winner will advance to the ultimate to face both Mairis Briedis or Krzysztof Glowacki, who additionally struggle on the identical evening.
Dorticos (23-1, 21 KOs), from Cuba, gained a troublesome 12-round unanimous determination over Mateusz Masternak in his quarterfinal. The KO artist has the possibility of redeeming himself after final yr’s semifinal defeat in opposition to Murat Gassiev and attain the ultimate for the Muhammad Ali Trophy within the cruiserweight version of the WBSS.
“It was an amazing experience that taught me a whole lot,” Dorticos stated in a WBSS press launch. “Gassiev was a totally different fighter than what Tabiti is. The experience I gained in last year’s semifinal will definitely make the difference in the Season 2 semifinal this time around.”
Dorticos went on so as to add, “I respect any man who gets in a ring, but Tabiti is in my way to the final and I will eliminate him at all cost. The fans in Riga can expect a show. I’m a prize fighter, and I’m going to make sure they get their money’s worth and more. When ‘The KO Doctor’ goes in that ring it will be nothing but fireworks and excitement. I don’t come to run, I come to fight!”
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‘The Beast’ Tabiti (17-0, 13 KOs), a rising star among the many Floyd Mayweather Promotions steady and who’s skilled by Floyd Mayweather Sr., has a dream of changing into a family title like his promoter, and the trail to recognition goes by way of the World Boxing Tremendous Collection and the search for the Ali Trophy.
“I’ve been waiting for the opportunity to prove I’m one of the best in my division since the beginning of my career,” stated Tabiti. “I consider this semifinal will present the world that I’m world champion materials and capable of win the trophy.
The explosive power-puncher is poised to enter the Enviornment Riga on June 15 and present his “A recreation,” and the American predicts he will face Latvia’s Mairis Briedis in the final later this year. “I consider it’ll be Briedis and I. At first I thought Glowacki was a greater fighter, however I appeared him over once more, and I assume Briedis will take this struggle. I see myself and Briedis within the closing.”
When is the Yunier Dorticos vs. Andrew Tabiti struggle?
Yunier Dorticos vs. Andrew Tabiti will happen on June 15.
The place is the Yunier Dorticos vs. Andrew Tabiti struggle?
The WBSS semifinals that includes Yunier Dorticos vs. Andrew Tabiti and Mairis Briedis vs. Krzysztof Glowacki will happen on the Enviornment Riga in Riga Latvia. The 14,500-capacity indoor area was opened in 2016 and is primarily used for hockey, basketball and live shows.
What time does Yunier Dorticos vs. Andrew Tabiti begin?
The Yunier Dorticos vs. Andrew Tabiti struggle undercard is about to start at 2 p.m. ET, with the primary card slated for a four p.m. begin, each on DAZN.
How one can watch Yunier Dorticos vs. Andrew Tabiti
The WBSS semifinal between Yunier Dorticos vs. Andrew Tabiti is out there on DAZN, the worldwide live-sports streaming service.
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Yunier Dorticos report and bio
- Identify: Yunier Dorticos
- Nationality: Cuban
- Born: 03-11-1986
- Peak: 6’3″
- Attain: 80″
- Whole fights: 24
- File: 23-1 with 21 knockouts
Andrew Tabiti report and bio
- Identify: Andrew Tabiti
- Nationality: American
- Born: 09-20-1989
- Peak: 6’1″
- Attain: 76½”
- Whole fights: 17
- File: 17-Zero with 13 knockouts
Mairis Briedis vs. Krzysztof Glowacki struggle card
- Yunier Dorticos vs. Andrew Tabiti; vacant IBF cruiserweight title
- Mairis Briedis vs. Krzysztof Glowacki; WBO & vacant WBC world cruiserweight titles
- Richards Bolotniks vs. Gasan Gasanov; gentle heavyweights
- Nikolajs Grisunins vs. Vaclav Pejsar; cruiserweights
- Jevgenijs Aleksejevs vs. Siarhei Khamitski; tremendous middleweights
- Marcis Grundulis vs. Evgeny Vazem; tremendous lightweights
- Oskars Grosmanis vs. Rustam Kumykov; middleweights