Bigger’s Better Boxing releases the full fight video of Mairis Briedis and Pavel Zhuravlev.
Eminent Latvian boxer Mairis Briedis and the pride of Ukraine Pavel Zhuravlev clashed in the final bout of the Bigger’s Better debut. Jean-Christophe Courreges, Stephane Cabrera and Jean-Philippe Lustyk launched this sensational live boxing TV show on Eurosport on Friday, May 7, 2010. The historic episode aired live from Nicosia, Cyprus.
Bigger’s Better started the Throwback Thursday with the release of the Briedis vs Zhuravlev full fight video. Prior the bout both were only the popular fighters in their home countries and kickboxing circuits. However they made live appearance on the leading pan-European sports television network. Moreover, Bigger’s Better broadcast in the prime time. Consequently, the “BB” played a significant role in the development of the career of both athletes.
Few months later, now renowned fighter Pavel Zhuravlev traveled to Australia. This is where he took on the the “King of Carnage” Nathan Corbett. The pair challenged for the WKN heavyweight muaythai world title at Domination 5 Perth. Although Ukrainian “Caiman” faced a defeated he since evolved into one of the most notable kickboxers. To date he beat Catalin Morosanu, Freddy Kemayo, Ismael Londt and many others.
Mairis Briedis stocked with boxing. To date he holds the 21(18 KOs)-0-0 record. Along the way Briedis earned the crown of the 2012 Bigger’s Better King as well as the numerous WBC, IBF and IBA title belts. Multiple times he appeared live on Eurosport fighting at the Bigger’s Better boxing promotions throughout Europe.
In addition, Mairis Briedis and Pavel Zhuravlev faced off for the second time. Coincidentally it also happened in Cyprus. The city of Limassol accommodated the 13th Bigger’s Better episode on Friday July 6, 2012. We will reflect on this event in upcoming weeks.