Both Caciques Venezuela and Rafako Hussars Poland languish near the bottom of the Group B table, with this week seven World Series of Boxing (WSB) fixture a key match for either side to begin their ascent up the table.
Estadio Polideportivo José María Vargas, Maiquetía is the venue for this Group B clash, where on Saturday 28th February fans across the world can watch the action free, live and on demand from 20:00 (GMT -4.5) at AIBABoxingTV.com.
The action opens at Light flyweight (49 kg) where Venezuelan 2-1 star Yoel Finol who has won his last two home matches fights Poland’s 1-2 Dawid Sebastian Jagodzinski.
Caciques 1-2 Bantamweight (56 kg) José Vicente Azocar enjoyed a superb round one knockout win last time out against Argentina’s Elias Nahuel Gonzalez, and will look for a similarly early night when he faces 0-1 Marek Pietruczuk who was stopped in the first round in his only WSB appearance this season.
Venezuelan Light welterweight (64 kg) Luis Arcón has lost both of his WSB matches this season, but competes for the first time at home against Poland’s 1-2 Damian Tadeusz Kiwior.
Polish Middleweight (75 kg) Tomasz Jablonski is the number one ranked fighter in his weight class, and has amassed three tremendous victories in Season V.
He puts his 3-0 record on the line in a bout with 24-year-old Venezuelan debutant Juan Carlos Rodriguez Patiño.
Heavyweight (91 kg) Igor Pawel Jakubowski has also excelled for Rafako Hussars Poland this season, and he is the number two ranked in his category.
With three wins this campaign, including two stoppages, the powerful Pole is the favourite against Uganda’s Willy Kyakonye who opens his account for Caciques Venezuela.