Category Archives: News

Claressa and Seniesa

Claressa, Seniesa and More Female Fight News

Claressa Shields, Seniesa Estrada and More Female Fight News   By David A. Avila A couple of young budding super stars return to the boxing ring when middleweight Claressa Shields defends her grip on the world championship and light flyweight Seniesa Estrada attempts to win her first major title on Saturday. Both fights will be […]

Aleksandra Magdziak Chosen to fight Cecilia Braekh...

Aleksandra Magdziak-Lopes Selected to Face Cecilia Braekhus in L.A.   By David A. Avila Undisputed welterweight world champion Cecilia Braekhus will be fighting Aleksandra Magdziak-Lopes next month at the StubHub Center, announced 360 Promotions on Thursday. “It’s been my dream to fight Cecilia and I can’t wait to fight her,” said Magdziak-Lopes. Braekhus (34-0, 9 […]

Braekhus

Cecilia Braekhus and “Bang Bang” Hawto...

Cecilia Braekhus Defends Titles in L.A. Hawton Fights Too   By David A. Avila LOS ANGELES-A pair of female prize fights will headline a fight card in the Los Angeles area led by undisputed welterweight world champion Cecilia Braekhus and former light flyweight titlist Louisa “Bang, Bang” Hawton next month. Leave it to Tom Loeffler […]

La Cobra

“La Cobra” Ruiz, Jackie Nava, Claressa...

La Cobra and Female Fight News Nov. 5, 2018   By David A. Avila Southern California has another gem in the female fight world as Adelaida “La Cobra” Ruiz dismantled Ecuador’s Jhosep Vizcaino in two rounds to win by knockout. Interestingly, the tall speedy Ruiz dropped down in weight and could drop down even further. […]

Claressa Shields Fights on Nov. 17, on DAZN and ot...

Female Fight News Claressa Shields and World Title Fights   By David A. Avila Claressa Shields will be fighting Scotland’s Hannah Rankin in defense of the IBF and WBA middleweight titles on Nov. 17, said Salita Promotions. It keeps the ball rolling for the undefeated super star. Despite a cancellation of the mega fight with […]

Hardy

Heather Hardy Wins WBO Featherweight World Title i...

Heather Hardy Beats Shelly Vincent in Rematch  By David A. Avila Heather Hardy turned up the heat and the jab to win the vacant WBO featherweight world title by unanimous decision over Shelly Vincent in the long-awaited rematch on Saturday. This time the scores were much wider. Before a large crowd at Madison Square Garden, […]

Yesica Bopp

Yesica Bopp Keeps WBA Title and Female Fight News

Female Fight News Oct. 15, 2018 Yesica Bopp and More   By David A. Avila Several title fights took place over the weekend and a major confrontation between wielding world titlists takes place this Saturday in Boston. Recapping the weekend, in South America, the Argentine superstar Yesica Bopp retained the WBA light flyweight world title […]

Mayer Floors

Mikaela Mayer Dominates and Wins NABF Title in Oma...

Mikaela Mayer Floors Vanessa Bradford and Dominates   By David A. Avila Former U.S. Olympian Mikaela Mayer captured the vacant NABF super featherweight title with good body work and a knockdown of Canada’s Vanessa Bradford to win by unanimous decision on Saturday. Mayer (8-0, 4 KOs) reached her first goal of winning a title and […]

Hanagata Wins

Japan Reporting: Saemia Hanagata Wins and Miyo Yos...

Saemi Hanagata Wins in Tokyo, Miyo Yoshida in Kagoshima     By Yuriko Miyata   A couple of important fights took place in Japan as Saemi Hanagata honored her namesake by winning a world title in Tokyo and Miyo Yoshida made a defense in Kagoshima, Japan.   After six years, endurance and hard work finally […]

Streaming

Kenia Enriquez and Jessica McCaskill Shine on Stre...

Female Fight News: The Age of Streaming is Upon Us   By David A. Avila Maybe streaming can do the job after all. It’s been two weeks since HBO unlaced their gloves and announced it was finished with prizefighting. But just as quickly, two major streaming companies grabbed those tossed away gloves and streamed two […]