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Abel Sanchez: If Dorticos Recovers Mentally, He's Third Best Cruiser

The cruiserweight division is red hot at the moment. While the division hasn't ever really been very popular in the United States, it is brimming with talent and that talent has been on display in the...Read More

Gassiev Admits He Expected Dorticos Would Fade in Second Half

WBA, IBF cruiserweight world champion Murat Gassiev (26-0, 19 KO) admitted that he took things very slow in his unification with Yunier Dorticos (22-1, 21 KO) last weekend in Sochi, because he expecte...Read More

Abel Sanchez Says Murat Gassiev Has 'Dramatically Improved'

With his twelfth round stoppage of previously unbeaten Yunier Dorticos this past weekend in Russia, Murat Gassiev not only captured the full' WBA cruiserweight world title to go along with his IBF str...Read More

Weekend Review: Gassiev Impressive - Ramirez, Ancajas Upside

Murat Gassiev: Gassiev couldn’t have looked much better in the biggest fight of his career. Now comes his biggest challenge. Gassiev was expected to face stiff resistance from Yunier Dorticos in the s...Read More

Gassiev-Dorticos, Okolie-Chamberlain: Super fights, damp squibs

Gassiev-Dorticos, Okolie-Chamberlain: Super fights, damp squibs

By Tris Dixon - TOP cruiserweights Oleksandr Usyk and Murat Gassiev will meet in the final to determine who is the world’s leading 200-pounder. Both came through rugged and entertaining battles, Gassi...Read More

Photos: Murat Gassiev Knocks Yunier Dorticos Out in a War

Gassiev vs. Dorticos Fight Photos Gallery - Russia’s Murat Gassiev dropped Yunier Dorticos three times in the 12th round and dramatically stopped the previously unbeaten Cuban with just eight seconds ...Read More

Dorticos: Gassiev is a Strong Fighter, I'll Be Back, I Want Rematch

Gassiev, 24, the youngest member of the cruiserweight field of the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) improved his record to 27-0 with 19 KO's following the semi-final win in Sochi's Bolshoy Ice Dome....Read More

Murat Gassiev vs. Yunioer Dorticos - CompuBox Punch Stats

Gassiev-Dorticos CompuBox Punch Stats - The Cruiserweight Road to Jeddah is complete. Murat Gassiev outlanded the game Yunier Dorticos 78-33 in power shots over the last four rounds and will face Olek...Read More

Gassiev-Dorticos - Official Scorecards Show Tight Fight - Photo

Gassiev-Dorticos Official Scorecards - Bolshov Ice Dome in Adler, Russia - In the second semi-final fight of World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) cruiserweight tournament, a battle undefeated world champi...Read More

Gassiev Drops Dorticos Three Times For Dramatic KO in Twelfth

Gassiev Drops Dorticos Three Times For Dramatic KO in Twelfth

By Keith Idec - It took nearly 12 full rounds, but Murat Gassiev finally silenced Yunier Dorticos late Saturday night. Russia’s Gassiev dropped Dorticos three times in the 12th round and stopped the p...Read More

Murat Gassiev vs. Yunier Dorticos - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Gassiev vs. Dorticos Scorecard BoxingScene Live - The ultra-entertaining World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) semifinals-round concludes this Saturday, when undefeated world champions Murat "Iron" Gassiev...Read More

Murat Gassiev vs. Yunier Dorticos - CompuBox Historical Review

Yunier Dorticos (last 2 fights) is the busier fighter, throwing 10 more punches per round than Gassiev (last 2 fights). Murat Gassiev is regarded as the bigger puncher, but Dorticos can bang as well. ...Read More

Murat Gassiev-Yunier Dorticos: Stats & Stakes

It’s down to three. Last weekend, Oleksandr Usyk earned his trip to the World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight final with a career best win, a hard fought and competitive decision on the road over a ...Read More

Dorticos Predicts He'll Knock Out Gassiev Before the Fifth Round

After he went face-to-face with Murat Gassiev following their weigh-in Friday afternoon, Yunier Dorticos made a bold prediction. The Cuban knockout artist promised he’ll knock out the undefeated Gassi...Read More

Dorticos: I Always Cause Problems in Russia; I'm Made for This

Each of Yunier Dorticos’ first 22 professional fights have taken place in the United States. The Cuban defector resides in Miami and mostly has fought in Florida since he turned pro in August 2009. Th...Read More

IBF Prez: WBA Made a Very Important Move in Elevating Dorticos

The head of the International Boxing Federation (IBF), Daryl Peoples, made it clear that for his organization it was extremely important that the WBA change the championship status of Russian boxer De...Read More

Photos: Murat Gassiev, Yunier Dorticos - Ready For War in Sochi

Gassiev vs. Dorticos Weigh-In Photos Gallery - The ultra-entertaining World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) semifinals-round concludes this Saturday, when undefeated world champions Murat "Iron" Gassiev (2...Read More

Dorticos-Gassiev For Full WBA Belt, Lebedev 'Champion in Recess'

The World Boxing Association (WBA) granted a special permit to Yunier Dorticos, current "regular" cruiserweight champion of the body, to unify his belt against Murat Gassiev, International Boxing Fede...Read More

Abel Sanchez Breaks Down Murat Gassiev vs. Yunier Dorticos

The semi-finals of the cruiserweight tournament in the World Boxing Super Series concludes this Saturday in Russia when IBF titlist Murat Gassiev (25-0, 18 KO's) and WBA belt-holder Yunier Dorticos (2...Read More

Dorticos Predicts Brutal KO of Gassiev, Not Worried About Usyk

WBA cruiserweight champion Yunier Dorticos of Cuba is very motivated to achieve a single goal - to score a knockout of IBF world champion Murat Gassiev of Russia. On Saturday, Dorticos and Gassiev wil...Read More