Both undefeated, the Ibf Cw champion Murat Gassiev entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 25-0-0 (18 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.4 cruiserweight in the world while his opponent, the Wba Cw champion Yunier Dorticos, has a record of 22-0-0 (21 KOs=95%) and he entered as the No.5 in the same weight class (currently the #1 in this division is Oleksandr Usyk). Between 2016 and 2017 Gassiev fought three times winning over Jordan Shimmell (4-stars fight, Gassiev vs Shimmell), Denis Lebedev (=Lebedev vs Gassiev) and Krzysztof Wlodarczyk (=Gassiev vs Wlodarczyk) while Dorticos fought twice beating Youri Kayembre Kalenga (=Kalenga vs Dorticos) and Dmitry Kudryashov (=Dorticos vs Kudryashov). Gassiev vs Dorticos is valid for the IBF World cruiserweight title and it is the semifinal of the World Boxing Super Series Cw tournamet. Watch the video and rate this fight!
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The undefeated Wba Cw champion Yunier Dorticos entered this fight with a perfect record of 21-0-0 (20 KOs=95%) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since May 20, 2016 when he defeated Youri Kayembre Kalenga (=Kalenga vs Dorticos). Before this bout, in 2015 he had won also over Fulgencio Zuniga and Galen Brown.
His opponent, Dmitry Kudryashov, has an official boxing record of 21-1-0 (21 KOs=100%) and he entered as the No.10 cruiserweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Oleksandr Usyk). He suffered his only loss when he faced Olanrewaju Durodola in their first fight in 2015 (via tko in the second round, Kudryashov vs Durodola I), after this bout he has beat Julio Cesar Dos Santos, Santander Silgado and he has taken revenge on Durodola (=Kudryashov vs Durodola II). Dmitry Kudryashov vs Yunier Dorticos is the quarter final of the World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight tournament and it is valid for the WBA World cruiserweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Youri Kayembre Kalenga entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 22-2-0 (15 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.14 cruiserweight in the world. He fought twice last year losing to Denis Lebedev (=Lebedev vs Kalenga) and winning over Roberto Feliciano Bolonti (=Kalenga vs Bolonti).
His opponent, the undefeated Yunier Dorticos, has a perfect record of 20-0-0 (19 KOs=95%) and he entered as the No.18 in the same weight class. He also fought twice in 2015 beating Galen Brown and Fulgencio Zuniga. Kalenga vs Dorticos is valid for the vacant WBA World cruiserweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!