The World Series of Boxing (WSB) are delighted to announce that Season IV Champions Cuba Domadores will take on Season III titlists and Season IV semi-finalist Kazakhstan Astana Arlans in a one-off exhibition match in Astana.
The match will be held over two dates on September 9 and 10 at the Daulet Sporting Complex and will comprise five fights on each night. The Astana Arlans will try to show their fans that they are capable of recovering the crown of Champions.
“I would like to thank the Kazakhstan Astana Arlans for organizing this incredible match which will delight all boxing fans” said AIBA President, Dr Ching-Kuo Wu.
“We are very happy that for the first time, two previous WSB Champions will clash in an exhibition match. The event will be at the same time a celebration of the WSB, a precursor to the eagerly anticipated start of Season V and a sample of sportsmanship that AIBA promotes in WSB” concluded Dr Ching-Kuo Wu.
“A match between these two titans of the WSB is greatly welcomed by all involved. We are extremely proud of the two sides that have had the initiative to arrange such a momentous occasion” said WSB Chief Executive Officer, Mr Karim Bouzidi.
“I am sure that the match will encapsulate the very ethos of the WSB and show that respect and friendship between competitors and their desire to provide a spectacle of their masterful boxing skills is what is paramount to all involved in our fantastic competition” he added.
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