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Cuba vs. Kazakhstan exhibition set for September, full lineups announced

Credit: World Series of Boxing

With just under a month to go until the exhibition match between current WSB Champions Cuba Domadores and WSB Champions of Season III Astana Arlans Kazakhstan, the full lineups from each franchise that will showcase their skills at the Daulet Sporting Complex in Astana have been announced.

The match, which will act as a precursor to the eagerly awaited Season V, will be held over two dates on September 9 and 10 and comprise five fights on each night, identical to the format of a WSB regular season match.

Cuba Domadores will be looking to prove just why they are the reigning WSB champions whilst the Arlans will try to show their home fans that they are capable of recovering the champions crown next season.

Such a celebration of the heart and sportsmanship in boxing, conveyed through the cherished values of the WSB, surely will make for an unforgettable night of boxing entertainment.

Here is a list of the participants who are making that happen.

‘The Clash of the Titans’

Astana Arlans Kazakhstan vs. Cuba Domadores

September 9 -10, 20.00 (UCT), Daulet Sporting Complex (Astana, Kazakhstan)

Light flyweight (46-49 kg)

Berikbayev Mardan vs. Yosbany Veitia Soto

Flyweight (52kg)

Zhakupov Miras vs. Leodan Núñez Martínez

Bantamweight (56kg)

Toitov Meirbolat vs. Robeisy E. Ramírez Carrazana

Lightweight (60kg)

Chshegrinov Roman vs. Lázaro Alvarez Estrada

Light welterweight (64kg)

Ualikhanov Askhat vs. Yasnier Toledo López

Welterweight (69kg)

Ashkeyev Madiyar vs. Roniel Iglesias Sotolongo

Middleweight (75kg)

Nursultanov Meiirim vs. Arlen López Cardona

Light heavyweight (81kg)

Sep Hrvoje vs. Julio C. La Cruz Peraza

Heavyweight (91kg)

Serimov Almat vs. Erislandy Savon Cotilla

Super heavyweight (91kg)

Hrgovic Filip vs. Yoandy Toirac Ortega