The news came on May 25 during B1 Boxing’s first press conference headlined by organization’s CEO
Alon Neumann, who represents
the promotion’s structure, said that creation of B1 is a logical step for the
has long been contributing to the development of Ukrainian boxing
at different levels.
“Quattrgroup worked with the Women's Boxing League, supported the Ukrainian Junior Championship in Khmelnitsky, international A. Chumakov trophy tournaments and, of course, ULions . We saw that young Ukrainian boxers have a huge potential, which often remains undiscovered due to insufficient support, and now we strive to realize it through B1 Boxing,” said the CEO.
According to Alon Neumann, B1 Boxing is one of the
of a large-scale project
to develop contact sports in Ukraine.
“We plan to
Brazilian jiu-jitsu and mixed martial arts under the
and create martial arts club
principles of the new promotion
noted that her team
aims at creating optimal conditions for promoting
Ukrainian boxers on the international scene as well as organizing
“B1 is not only a brand for us, but our
the first on
of how we build
boxers, as well
the quality of the shows
and the scale of broadcasts. The two boxing nights
have demonstrated that there is a huge demand for
boxing events in Ukraine, and we work hard
to make sure
always an amazing experience.”
first event by
B1 Boxing will take place on June 12 at the ACCO International
Ouatah, former European champion
fighting for WBO
as well as
promising super heavyweight
Shevadzutsky, rising star of women's boxing
and other fighters.
Tickets for the event are
available for purchase.