WEEK 5: WORLD SERIES BOXING SEASON 8
British Lionhearts put on a show to complete 5-0 whitewash over Italia Thunder
On Friday nights, two strong contenders of Group Europe met in Liverpool, as the Season VI Finalists, the British Lionhearts, took on the Season II Champions The Italia Thunder. The Auditorium at Echo Arena venue witnessed another memorable night of world class boxing in which the final scoreline didn’t tell the whole story of five superb bouts, the Lionhearts edged out the Thunder in all 5 bouts even through in some rounds only with the slimmest of margins.
Russian Patriot Boxing Team beat Indian Tigers 4-1 in Kazan on Week 5
A strong Patriot Boxing Team maintain their pursuit of the play-offs with a hard-earned win over newcomers Indian Tigers in the Russian city of Kazan. The Tigers got the night off to a brilliant start with a win of AIBA’s Youth World Champion Sachin, but the Russian side showed its mettle winning the next four bouts of the night in front of a cheering home crowd.
France Fighting Roosters maintain unbeaten streak with smooth 4-1 win over Croatia Knights
The France Fighting Roosters continued their unbeaten start of Season VIII with another all round victory on Friday night, this time in Zadar against their newcomer rivals Croatian Knights. The French side flashes of superiority in what could be a breakthrough season.
Uzbek Tigers confirm their winning form with a 4 – 1 victory over Colombia Heroicos
For the second time in 3 nights the Uzbek capital Tashkent was once again the hotspot for some high-level boxing with the locals taking on the Colombia Heroicos only two days after their impressive victory 4 – 1 against the 2-time WSB Champions Cuba Domadores.
With the alternate C2 weight categories in the ring, the Heroicos started the night strong with Ceiber Avila defeating Khudoynazar Fayzov in the flyweight division. But the Tigers struck back in dominant fashion, winning the remaining 4 matches of the night, granting them the 4 – 1 victory and leaving them tied in first position of Group Americas, with the Cuba Domadores.