Eurosport’s boxing super special Bigger’s Better is getting ready for the first episode in 2011.

Jean Christophe Courreges and Stephane Cabrera started this exclusive boxing series on Eurosport on May 7, 2010 in Nicosia, Cyprus.

Latvia’s Mairis Briedis, professional boxer, was victorious in the final over Pavel Zhuravlyov of Ukraine. Consequenyly he became the first champion of the debut Bigger’s Better tournament.

Zhuravlyov in his best performance won the semi-final over top boxer from Germany Oloukun Gbenga. “Caiman” gained credibility to venture to Australia in September to challenge Nathan “Carnage” Corbett for the WKN muaythai heavyweight world title.

Success of the first show also included the birthday greeting and celebration of one of the world’s best boxing trainers Don Turner.

The second Bigger’s Better installment on Eurosport led all programs. It was the largest audience yet for the show as well as the best weekly audience. Alexey Mazikin of Ukraine took all tournament.

Milen Paunov of Bulgaria claimed the victory in the third chapter last December. During the show over 3k visitors voted for Lucian Danilencu on Bigger’s Better website saving him for 2011 super finale.

The show hosted by Jean-Philippe Lustyk aired live on Eurosport in 59 countries.

The forth Bigger’s Better episode is in makes. The show returns on Friday, February 25, 2011 live on Eurosport. The 2011 schedule is presented below.

  • 25 February
  • 15 April
  • 24 June
  • 23 September
  • 04 November
  • 16 December
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Parviz Iskenderov

Parviz Iskenderov is a muaythai fighter from Perth, Australia. He is a former national champion of Belarus, and also a finalist of IFMA European Cup. He is an editor and journalist at FIGHTMAG. He covers national and world news. Iskenderov is also the WKN (World Kickboxing Network) international coordinator for Australia.