Tag: Mairis Briedis

Mairis Breidis Advances to the Finals Amid Strange Circumstances Set Forth by a Blown Assignment from Robert Byrd

#1 WBSS Seed 🇱🇻Mairis Breidis (26-1-1, 19KO) delivered a big knockout victory in the 3rd round over Poland’s 🇵🇱Krzysztof Glowacki (31-2-0, 19KO) in a fight where highly bizarre situations arose in culminating to that point, most notably taking place in (or after, depending on how you look at it) the events that occurred in the second round. With this victory, Breidis has become the new WBO Cruiserweight Champion of the World… Continue reading “Mairis Breidis Advances to the Finals Amid Strange Circumstances Set Forth by a Blown Assignment from Robert Byrd”

A Showdown of 2 Cruiserweight Warriors (Breidis vs Glowacki)

In this match-up of warriors, #1 WBSS Seed 🇱🇻Mairis Breidis (25-1-1, 18KO) will host in front of his home-crowd of Latvia & will face off against recently promoted Interim/now full WBO Cruiserweight World Champion & WBSS Tournament #5 Seed 🇵🇱Krzysztof Glowacki (31-1-0, 19KO) of Poland. The vacant WBC World Title Belt will also be on the line and up for grabs as these two talented fighters look to position themselves to get to the final leg of the race… Continue reading “A Showdown of 2 Cruiserweight Warriors (Breidis vs Glowacki)”

Briedis and Glowacki semi finals set for June in Latvia

Fight!

The World Boxing Super Series Cruiserweight semi final matchup between #1 seed Mairis Briedis (25-1,18KO), and #3 seed Krzysztof Glowacki (31-1, 19KO) is set for June 15 in Briedis’s hometown of Riga, Latvia.

Briedis last held home advantage when he suffered his lone loss by majority decision (115-113, 115-113, 114-114) to Oleksandr Usyk in a great semi final battle in last season’s tournament.

This past Novemeber, both Briedis and Glowacki won their quarterfinal matches by unanimous decision over Noel Mikaelian and Maksim Vlasov respectively, at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, Illinois.