Category Archives: News

Barrios

Selina Barrios vs Melissa Hernandez

Seliina Barrios vs. Melissa Hernandez and More Female Fight News   By David A. Avila Texas born Selina “Aztec Queen” Barrios travels a rocky path that most professionals with less than two years-experience seldom partake. She fights anybody who wants to fight regardless of record or experience. She doesn’t worry about it. But out of […]

Shields

Claressa Shields “the One”

Claressa Shields is America’s Biggest Star and Female Fight News   By David A. Avila The regal coronation ceremony has begun for Claressa Shields the newest addition to the prestigious members of the undisputed club. Now there are two. In female prizefighting’s first true mega fight Shields showed the world with an overpowering performance that […]

Shields vs Hammer

Claressa Shields Blazes Past Christina Hammer In M...

Claressa Shields Blazes Past Christina Hammer and now is Undisputed Middleweight Champion   By David A. Avila Behind a sterling defense Claressa Shields showed the boxing world that she is indeed the undisputed middleweight world champion of the world by handing Germany’s Christina Hammer her first pro defeat on Saturday. It was an undisputed win. […]

Rupprecht

Tina Rupprecht and Maricela Quintero Fight to a Dr...

WBC titlist Tina Rupprecht Held to a Draw by Mexico’s Maricela Quintero    By Phil Woolever   In the women’s ranks, maybe you can call last Saturday night’s tied up tussle just north of Munich something like kissing your brother.   The competitive but unspectacular tie verdict was one step forward, one step back for […]

Shields

Countdown for Claressa Shields vs Christina Hammer

Countdown for Claressa Shields and Christina Hammer and more female fight news   By David A. Avila Countdown has begun for the middleweight coronation. It’s the first of its kind in the world of female prizefighting and will be shown nearly worldwide. In a mere five days WBA, IBF and WBC titlist Claressa Shields (8-0, […]

Bermudez

Is Daniela Bermudez Argentina’s Best?

Is Daniela Bermudez Argentina’s Best and more female fight news   By David A. Avila In places like Buenos Aires, Cordoba and Santa Fe a female prizefighting movement has taken hold in Argentina rivaling any other country in the world. One young veteran named Daniela “La Bonita” Bermudez has recently stepped to the forefront of […]

Shields vs Hammer

Mega Fight Countdown for Shields-Hammer and More F...

Mega Fight Countdown and More Female Fight News   By David A. Avila The countdown begins. Less than three weeks remain until the big splash between Claressa Shields and Christina Hammer by the Atlantic Ocean. Hammer (24-0, 11 KOs) meets Shields (8-0, 2 KOs) at the Boardwalk Hotel in Atlantic City on April 13. Showtime […]

Matsuda

Japan Reporting: Matsuda and Yoshida Win in Tokyo

Eri Matsuda and Miyo Yoshida Win in All-Female Tokyo Card     By Yuriko Miyata   “The Victoriva” event celebrated its first anniversary with its fourth boxing card in a year at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo on March 13th. This all-women promotion has worked well and been settled as a regular series all in 12 […]

Katie Taylor

Katie Taylor Stepped Up Big: Who’s Next?

Katie Taylor Stepped Up; Who’s Next? Will it be Persoon, McCarter, Serrano, McCaskill or Braekhus?   By David A. Avila Ireland’s Katie Taylor put an Irish whuppin on Brazil’s Rose Volante and added another title to her lightweight collection of the WBA, IBF and WBO belts. Next up could be Belgium’s Delfine Persoon who holds […]

Katie Taylor Batters Rose Volante in Philly

Katie Taylor Stops Brazil’s Rose Volante to Gather Third Lightweight Title   By David A. Avila Saving her best for that extra gear, Katie Taylor dominated Brazil’s Rose Volante and won by stoppage in the ninth round to snatch her third world title in the battle of undefeated lightweights on Friday. One more title to […]