Bout Between Mairis Briedis & Yuniel Dorticos
Set For May 16 In Riga/Latvia Cancelled
WBSS is monitoring the developing COVID-19 situation. Under
the current circumstances, a feasible date for the WBSS
Cruiserweight Final between Mairis Briedis and Yuniel
Dorticos is out of reach.
The final for the Muhammad Ali Trophy was originally
scheduled to take place on 21 March 2020 in Riga, Latvia,
and then rearranged for 16 May 2020 due to the spreading of
COVID-19 – in line with the measures put in effect by the
Latvian government to contain the disease. On 7 April 2020,
the Latvian government extended the state of emergency and
the containment measures until at least 12 May 2020.
Our top priority is to protect the health and safety of the
boxers, fans, officials, and staff involved in the World
Boxing Super Series. WBSS will inform further as the