he World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) tournament continues today in the cruiserweight division when World Boxing Association (WBA) Cruiserweight World Champion Yunier “The KO Doctor” Doriticos defends his title against challenger Dmitry “The Russian Hammer” Kudryashovairing in Canada exclusively on Super Channel (8 P.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT), live from the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, USA.
Canadian boxing fans are able to watch all the WBSS tournament action live, exclusively on Super Channel, which acquired the rights in Canada to broadcast the World Boxing Super Series from MP & Silva, a leading international media company that provides media rights, digital, technology and sponsorship services.
Dorticos (21-0, 20 KOs) risks his title belt and undefeated record in the 12-round main event versus his Russian opponent, WBA No. 6-rated Kudryashov (21-1, 21 KOs).
(L-R) — Yunier Doticos & Dmitry Kudryashov
(picture by Francisco Perez / RingStar)
Five exciting bouts on the “Dorticos vs. Kudryashov” card, promoted by Ringstar Sports, will air live tonight in Canada exclusively on Super Channel.
TODAY’S WBSS LINE-UP ON SUPER CHANNEL
MAIN EVENT – WBA CRUISERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP – 12 ROUNDS
Yunier “The KO Doctor) Dorticos (21-0, 20 KOs), Champion, Cuba 199 lbs. (90,3 kg)
Dmitry Kudryashov (21-1, 21 KOs), Challenger, Russia 200 lbs.(90,7 kg)
CO-FEATURE – CRUISERWEIGHTS – 12 ROUNDS
Keith “Machine Gun” Tapia (17-1, 11 KOs), Puerto Rico
Lateef “Power” Kayode (21-1, 16 KOs), Nigeria
VACANT WBC SILVER CHAMPIONSHIP – 10 ROUNDS
Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire (37-4, 24 KOs), Philippines
Ruben Garcia “El Tibio” Hernandez (22-2-1, 9 KOs), Mexico
WELTERWEIGHTS – 6 ROUNDS
Dimanatas Stanionis (2-0, 2 KOs), Lithuania
Oscar Valenzuela (9-2-1, 5 KOs), USA
MIDDLEWEIGHTS – 4 ROUNDS
Daniel Baiz (9-1, 5 KOs), USA
Yunier Calzada (6-1-1, 1 KO), Cuba
(all fights & fighters subject to change)
All WBSS fights will also be available on Super Channel On Demand.
Super Channel has recently aired major boxing events live like Brook vs. Spence Jr., Pacquiao-Horn, Eubank, Jr. vs. Abraham, Lomachenko vs.Marriaga and Crawford vs. Indongo.
To watch all the World Boxing Super Series action live, as well as more exciting boxing to come, fight fans in Canada can contact their local cable provider to subscribe to Super Channel and all that it offers, including premium series, movies and much more, for as low as $9.95 per month.
WBSS RESULTS & UPCOMING EVENTS ON SUPER CHANNEL
Sept. 9 – Cruiserweight Quarter-Final in Berlin, Germany
Oleksandr Usyk (13-0, 11 KOs), Kiev, Ukraine
Marco Huck (40-5-1, 27 KOs), Berlin, Germany
(Usyk retained WBO cruiserweight title)
Sept. 16 – Super Middleweight Quarter-Final in Liverpool, UK
Callum Smith (23-0, 17 KOs), Liverpool, Merseyside, UK
Erik Skoglund (26-1, 12 KOs), Nykoping, Sweden
(Smith won WBC Diamond super middleweight title)
Sept. 23 – Cruiserweight Quarter-Final in San Antonio, Texas, USA
WBA Cruiserweight World Championship
Yunier Dorticos (21-0, 20 KOs), Champion, Miami, Florida, USA by way of Cuba
Dmitry Kudryashov (21-1, 21 KOs), Challenger, Volgodonsk, Russia
Sept. 30 – Cruiserweight Quarter-Final in Riga, Latvia
WBC Cruiserweight World Championship
Mairis Briedis (22-0, 18 KOs), Champion, Riga, Latvia
Mike Perez (22-2-1, 14 KOs), Challenger, Cork, Ireland by way of Cuba