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World Series Boxing

WSB: Week 6, Group A: Do the Hawks have a card to play?

Keen followers of the World Series of Boxing (WSB) Group A, may have noticed that the potential for a rather radical change in the table exists this week. With the Germans perhaps believing that closest rivals, the Argentina Condors, will be contained by the Italia Thunder this week, they have taken the calculated risk of fielding a less-experienced team away to the Algeria Desert Hawks, who [...]

WSB: Algeria 1-4 Ukraine: Otamans rock the Hawks

Lausanne, Switzerland, January 12, 2014 - The Ukraine Otamans took advantage of the Dolce &Gabbana Italia Thunder’s slip up in the USA to increase their lead in Group A of the World Series of Boxing (WSB). Their opponents, the Algeria Desert Hawks however, remain pined to the bottom. Even better for the Otamans, it was their young guns who took to the ring today to gain experience. 23 year old [...]

WSB: Russia 5-0 Mexico: The Russian assault gains momentum

Lausanne, Switzerland, January 11, 2014 - The Russian Boxing Team is back where they left off before Christmas, taking names in the World Series of Boxing (WSB) Season IV. Last year’s semi-finalists, the Mexico Guerreros, were the next scalp to be collected by the emerging boxing powerhouse from Russia. The Light Flyweights (46-49kg), Bantamweights (56kg), Light Welterweights (64kg), Middleweights [...]

WSB: Azerbaijan 2-3 Cuba: The Fires take it to the wire

Lausanne, Switzerland, January 11, 2014 - The Azerbaijan Baku Fires showed their grit when they became only the second team in the history of the World Series of Boxing (WSB) to win bouts against the Cuba Domadores, after the defending champions, the Astana Arlans Kazakhstan, achieved the same feat before Christmas. The Fires came a good deal closer to winning outright however with it requiring supreme [...]

WSB: USA 2-3 Italy: One bout changes face of Group A

In an intriguing night’s boxing in Miami, one bout changed the entire face of Group A, bringing the USA Knockouts within one point of a Playoff position with a match in hand and allowing Team Germany to leapfrog from fourth to second place. Moreover it wasn‘t any ordinary bout that caused the changes as the USA took an unexpected point of group favourites the Dolce & Gabbana Italia Thunder, [...]

WSB: Poland 1-4 Kazakhstan: Another smooth win for the Arlans

Lausanne, Switzerland, January 11, 2014 - The genius that is Astana Arlans Kazakhstan’s head coach Sergiy Korchynsky came up trumps again tonight after taking a gamble on his team selection in Poland. The defending champions fielded a youthful side which nonetheless delivered the goods in Warsaw. There was however good news for Hussars Poland as captain Tomasz Jablonski managed to secure the team‘s [...]

WSB: Week 5, Group B: Opportunity for Jablonski?

The World Series of Boxing’s (WSB) “Group of Death” has certainly lived up to its name. With six ferocious teams, representing some of the best boxing nations in the world battling it out across the season, mathematically it was always going to be tough for one team. Unfortunately for the Hussars Poland, so far that has been them. As recently as last March, the Poles were Season III quarter-finalists, [...]

WSB: Eagles vs. Condors for mid-table bragging rights

As the weeks have gone by, we have found ourselves using the phrase “wide open” to describe the World Series of Boxing’s (WSB) Group A almost ad nauseam this year, however that still remains the case in this exciting half of the draw. Everything is still to play for despite the two favourites: Season III runners-up the Ukraine Otamans and Season II Champions the Dolce & Gabbana Italia Thunder [...]

WSB: Russia 5-0 Azerbaijan: Ice-cold Russia freeze out the Fires

Lausanne, Switzerland, December 14, 2013 - The Russian boxing team were in ruthless form today, as they firmly shut the door on World Series of Boxing (WSB) rivals the Azerbaijan Baku Fires and narrowed the gap on defending Champions the Astana Arlans Kazakhstan in the Group B table. The Russians showed that a top two finish is not beyond them, thanks to their Flyweights (52kg), Lightweights (60kg), [...]

WSB: Mexico 5-0 Poland: The Guerreros are back!

Lausanne, Switzerland, December 14, 2013 - After a difficult start to this campaign, the Season III semi-finalists, the Mexico Guerreros, are back with a vengeance after last night’s victory over fellow strugglers Hussars Poland on home soil. It was an important win for the Latin American team, who have at last got some points on the board. They will now watch with baited breath as third [...]

WSB: Argentina 4-1 Algeria: Big win for the Condors

Lausanne, Switzerland, December 14, 2013 - In an important night’s boxing in Group A of the World Series of Boxing (WSB), the Argentina Condors secured an impressive home win over the Algeria Desert Hawks to see them leap frog the German Eagles and go into third place in the table. With all three teams behind them all having matches in hand, it was important for the Condors to get the points on [...]

WSB: Ukraine 4-1 Italy: Otamans ease past the Thunder

Lausanne, Switzerland, December 13, 2013 - In a great night of action in the World Series of Boxing (WSB) Season III, finalists the Ukraine Otamans proved they are still a force to be reckoned with as they ease past the highly rated Dolce & Gabbana Italia Thunder team to top the group. The Light Flyweights (46-49kg), Bantamweights (56kg), Light Welterweights (64kg), Middleweights (75kg) and Heavyweights [...]
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