WBA Boxer Profile
YUNIER DORTICOS (CUB)
Born: 03-10-1986 (age: 31)
Record: 18 (17 KO's) 0 0
Born in Cuba on March 11, 1986 and currently resides in the USA.
Disputed the Interim Championship which was vacant against Youri Kalenga, beating him by TKO. Dorticos must now wait for the winner between Lebedev vs Shumenov to determine the sole division Champion.
|Resolution No. 201602051612 WBA Cruiserweight|
|BEIBUT SHUMENOV - YUNIER DORTICOS|
Resolution No. 201602051612 Champion - Denis Lebedev: On December 17, 2012, Denis Lebedev became Champion of the division after defeating Santander Silgado via knockout in Myakinino, Russia. Lebedev´s last mandatory defense was April 10, 2015, thus his next mandatory defense is now due per WBA Rule C.11. As such, Lebedev must face the leading available contender, WBA ranked #2, Yunier Dorticos.
Interim Champion Beibut Shumenov On November 30, 2015, Shumenov was scheduled to fight in Las Vegas, but was forced to withdraw due to an eye injury and has remained inactive since.
|Resolution No. 201602241612 WBA Championships Committee Cruiserweight Division|
|DENIS LEBEDEV - VICTOR RAMIREZ|
|YUNIER DORTICOS - BEIBUT SHUMENOV|
Lebedev’s Special Permit Request is conditionally granted subject the following conditions: The winner of Lebedev/Ramirez, or Lebedev if a draw, must face Dorticos within 120 days of said bout.
Unless the WBA receives signed bout contracts for a bout between Dorticos and Lebedev/Ramirez within 30 days of the bout, the WBA shall issue a call for purse bid.
|Resolution No. 201602051612 Cruiserweight Division Lebedev vs Dorticos|
|DENIS LEBEDEV - YUNIER DORTICOS|
Lebedev must face the leading available contender, WBA ranked #2, Yunier Dorticos. The winner or Lebedev if a draw, must face the interim champion of the division, within one hundred twenty (120) days of bout.
|(W) YUNIER DORTICOS - YOURI KALENGA|
|TKO 10rd 2:54 min |
2016-05-20 - FRANCIA
|(INTERIM) WBA WORLD CRUISERWEIGHT TITLE|
|(W) YUNIER DORTICOS - ERIC FIELDS|
|KO 4rd 2:59 min |
2014-04-16 - USA
|WBA FEDELATIN CRUISERWEIGHT TITLE|
|HAMILTON VENTURA - YUNIER DORTICOS (W)|
|TKO 1rd 2:19 min |
2014-01-28 - USA
|(INTERIM) WBA FEDELATIN CRUISERWEIGHT TITLE|
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