WSB Season IV Champions Cuba Domadores earned a victory over Mexico Guerreros in the semi-final previously beating teams from Algeria, UK, China, Morocco, Russia and Ukraine. “World Series of Boxing is a very important boxing challenge for my team”, said head coach of Cuba Domadores Rolando Acebal. “We have trained extremely hard and I always tell my boys that WSB Trophy has a special meaning, as it is the only one we can win together, as a team”.
“This Season WSB Finals will be one of the most exciting boxing events of the whole year. We will have the opportunity to witness the world’s two best teams – the invincible Cuba Domadores, defending champions, and the powerful Astana Arlans Kazakhstan – go head to head in Astana. I am confident that these two nights will produce an incredible show of pure boxing action in a country known for its genuine passion for the noble art”, said WSB CEO Karim Bouzidi.
Season V of WSB showcased 16 teams from all over the world competing for the coveted WSB Trophy over the 14 weeks of the regular season which ended with a total of 552 bouts and 112 matches of intense boxing action, as well as 17 boxers winning Olympic quota places to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.