ALI, FRAZIER AND TYSON AMONG EIGHT LEGENDS QUESTING FOR THE EALI TROPHY
Mon, 23 Mar 2020
The sensational line-up and truly unbelievable quarter-finals for the ‘eWBSS Heavyweight Legends’ tournament were revealed at a draw Sunday afternoon on @wbsuperseries’ social channels by Kalle Sauerland, Chief Boxing Officer of the eWBSS.
The draw ended up with four match-ups between eight of the most recognisable heavyweights from boxing history.
Muhammad Ali vs Evander Holyfield
Lennox Lewis vs Joe Fraizer
Mike Tyson vs Eric ‘Butterbean’ Esch
George Foreman vs David Haye
Tournament No 1 seed Muhammad Ali opens the ‘eWBSS Heavyweight Legends’ tournament against Evander Holyfield on Monday 23rd March at 5pm (GMT).
The ‘eWBSS Heavyweight Legends tournament’ will be simulated on EA Sports ‘Fight Night Champion’ and they will compete in the traditional World Boxing Super Series format to lift the eAli Trophy.
The entire ‘eWBSS Heavyweight Legends’ tournament will be live-streamed exclusively on the World Boxing Super Series Facebook page at 5pm (GMT) every day from Monday 23rd March until the final on Sunday 29th March.
“In these testing and uncertain times, the world is facing unprecedented challenges as we unite against the coronavirus,” said Kalle Sauerland. “With this ‘eWBSS Heavyweight Legends’ tournament, we hope we can provide a much-needed distraction for fight fans around the world.
“Stay safe, and stay out of trouble!”
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
DORTICOS WANTS A KO IN MUNICH TO HONOUR THE GREATEST
Fri, 25 Sep 2020Casimero locked and loaded
By Joaquin Henson, Fri, 25 Sep 2020Matthysse Jr. Makes Pro Debut on Oct 24 in São Paulo, Brazil; Juan Leal Will Also See Action
By Carlos Costa, Fri, 25 Sep 2020Victor Pasillas Thrilled to Keep KO Streak Intact, Wants All the Big Names at Bantamweight and Featherweight
Fri, 25 Sep 2020KACI COMPLETES TEAM EUROPE FOR PARTYPOKER MOSCONI CUP
Fri, 25 Sep 2020BRIEDIS IN MUNICH: “I CAN’T WAIT FOR SATURDAY!”
Thu, 24 Sep 2020Famed UK Boxing Trainer Ben Davison’s New Performance Centre now Powered by Brains Pure CBD
Thu, 24 Sep 2020Charlo vs Derevyanchenko for WBC 160; Casimero vs Micah for WBO 118 on Saturday
By Carlos Costa, Thu, 24 Sep 2020CHARLO DOUBLEHEADER: QUOTES FROM FINAL PRESS CONFERENCES
Thu, 24 Sep 2020October 17: Alex Saucedo-Arnold Barboza Jr. & Edgar Berlanga-Lanell Bellows Confirmed for Vasiliy Lomachenko-Teofimo Lopez Telecast LIVE on ESPN
Thu, 24 Sep 2020USYK-CHISORA CONFIRMED FOR OCTOBER 31
Wed, 23 Sep 2020GM Mark Paragua rules Babin Smith International Online Chess Tournament
By Marlon Bernardino, Wed, 23 Sep 2020Boxing View: Pantera Nery vs Aaron Alameda for vacant WBC 122 this Saturday
By Carlos Costa, Wed, 23 Sep 2020October 3: Gabriel Flores Jr.-Ryan Kielczweski and Heavyweight Phenom Guido Vianello to see action on Baranchyk-Zepeda Card LIVE and Exclusively on ESPN+
Wed, 23 Sep 2020September 30: MTK Global Golden Contract Featherweight & Super Lightweight Championships to Stream LIVE and Exclusively on ESPN+
Wed, 23 Sep 2020