Last Minute Look At Gassiev vs Dorticos – The last of the WBSS cruiserweight tournament semifinals goes down this Saturday as Murat Gassiev faces Yunier Dorticos.
Gassiev is 25-0 and the IBF world champion while Dorticos sports a 22-0 record and holds the WBA world title belt. The title unification bout between undefeated fighters should be enough of an attention-getter, but the WBSS deserves credit. Awaiting the winner of this bout is the Ukraine’s Oleksandr Usyk, who entered the tournament as the #1 seed and has gone 2-0 thus far in WBSS action. He is 14-0 overall now and holds the WBC and WBO world titles and the finals of the WBSS are set to give us one unified champion in the cruiserweight division.
Gassiev and Dorticos are here by virtue of vicious first round knockouts in the quarterfinal round. Both men ooze confidence for this one and the fight features a very competitive line at the sports books.
In this latest segment here on TBC, our “killer” analyst Frank Lotierzo takes us through howhe thinks Gassiev vs Dorticos will playout in the ring this Saturday. Also, check out the quick results from Usyk vs Briedis, the first of the WBSS Cruiserweight semifinals.
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