The match of the VI season of the World Series of Boxing and the first fighting game of the second cycle of APB tournament was held in the capital's sports complex "Uzbekistan" on February 26, 2016.
WSB: Uzbekistan - Champion
Boxing fans watched the WSB match with great interest, as the competitions in this format were held in Uzbekistan for the first time. Our team didn’t let us down. «Uzbek Tigers» held victory over «Puerto Rico Hurricanes» with a score 5 : 0 on the first day, and beat «Astana Arlans» with a score 4 : 1 on the second day.
On the first day, Abror Kadyrov, acting in the weight category up to 52 kg, fought Caber Avila. Abror, seized the initiative from the first minutes and did not give any chance to his rival. He won in the second round TKO.
Elnur Abduraimov (60 kg) fought Steven Ruidiazom and won with the score of 3 : 0.
This was followed by Dostonbek Turdiev (up to 69 kg ), who completely controlled the match against Samuel Kedeno without giving him a chance to somehow prove himself. Turdiev also held a victory in the third round TKO.
Shukhrat Abdullayev fought Juan Carrillo (81 kg). In the first round Shukhrat missed initiative and looked less sure of himself, but was able to quickly reverse the course of the match and won with the score of 3 : 0.
The final match was won by Sardor Abdullayev (91 kg + ), who beat Valavikus Mantas. He won with the score of 3 : 0.
On the second day, Hasanboy Dusmatov (up to 49 kg) fought Temirtas Zhusupov of «Astana Arlans». Hasanboy did not leave Temirtas any chance, and won with a score of 3 : 0.
After that, Abdulhay Sharahmatov (up to 49 kg ) fought Meirbolat Toitov. Abdulhay fought well for all five rounds, and brought our team yet another victory, with a score of 3 : 0.
Next came Fazliddin Meliboev (up to 64 kg). His opponent was a boxer Askhat Ualikhanov. Fazliddin dominated the entire match and won with the score of 3: 0.
Hurshidbek Normatov (up to 64 kg) stepped into the ring against Meyirim Nursultanov. The fight was even in the first two rounds, Hurshidbek looked a little better, but Meyirim took the initiative and beat out boxer with a score 3: 0. This was the only loss by an Uzbek athlete in the two days of the tournament.
Mirzabek Ҳasanov (81 kg) fought Erkin Mukhamedzhanov. At the end of 5 rounds, the victory went to our team - 3: 0.
APB: Uzbeks win
Five matches in the format of APB series were held in Tashkent, and all of them ended in favor of the Uzbek athletes. Zhasurbek Latipov stepped into the ring against a boxer from Mongolia, Murdum Engen Gandulam, in the weight category 52 kg. The fight was very entertaining, Zhasurbek seized the initiative from the first minutes of the meeting, the opponent was actively trying to turn the tide of the battle. Latipov won with a score of 3 : 0.
In the weight category 69 kg, Dilshod Mahmudov fought Yuba Ndiaye Cissokho from Spain. Dilshod completely controlled the match and secured the victory with a score of 3 : 0
In the weight category 75 kg, Isroil Madrimov fought the representative of India, Krishanom Vikash Yadav, and defeated him in the stubborn fight with a score of 3 : 0.
Two matches were held on the second day.
Zuhriddin Makhamov fought Alejandro Machedon from Romania in the weight category up to 81 kg. Zuhriddin completely controlled the match and won with a score of 3 : 0.
Ulugbek Mubinov fought the representative of Croatia, Marin Mindolzhevik, in the weight category 91 kg. The fight was very exciting. Ulugbek seized the initiative from the first minutes, the opponent was actively trying to turn the tide of the battle in vain and lost with a score of 0 : 3.