Tag Archives: Anahi Torres

Mexico’s Brenda Flores Wins WBC Atomweight Title in L.A.

Mexico’s Brenda Flores Beats Bang Bang by Split Decision   By David A. Avila INGLEWOOD, Calif.-Tijuana’s Brenda “La Bonita” Flores used the same recipe another Mexican fighter used to bloody and upset Louisa “Bang, Bang” Hawton by split decision and take the WBC atom weight world title on Saturday. Déjà vu? Mexico’s Flores (13-4-1) masterfully […]

The Education of Seniesa Estrada: Boxing Savant

Seniesa Estrada: Boxing Savant   By David A. Avila A quick glimpse of Seniesa Estrada walking in a hallway would lead most strangers to assume the petite figure might be a college student, a pharmaceutical salesperson, a young attorney, anything but one of the most dynamic prizefighters in the game today. All those vocations are […]

Back to Back Fight Cards Headlined by Women in So Cal

Back to Back Fight Cards Headlined by Women in So Cal   By David A. Avila If you followed the arc of women’s boxing it’s easy to trace because of television. Basically female prizefighting has been nonexistent on TV. Not since Laila Ali was the main event against Christy Martin in 2003 when their clash […]

Door’s Open for Women’s Boxing and Female Fight News

Female Fight News Feb. 26, 2018 Open Season
By David A. Avila
A couple of world title fights this Saturday kick off an impressive number of female fights one after

Louisa Hawton vs. Anahi Torres at Inglewood Forum

Australia’s Louisa Hawton Makes Jump To U.S.     By Felipe Leon   In boxing anything can happen.  One moment you are the newly crowned WBO light flyweight champion and the next you have been stripped of the title and not fought since winning it in August 2016.  Just as things seem pretty dire, you […]

Kika Chavez Win Changes Flyweight Landscape

Ripples in the light flyweight-flyweight pond
With this past weekend’s win by Jessica “Kika” Chavez (30-4-3, 4KO) over Esmeralda “Joya” Moreno

Autumn Fights and Female Fight News for week of Sept. 11, 2017

Female Fight News for week of Sept. 11, Autumn Light   By David A. Avila American prizefighters are storming the month of September especially in the lightweight division. Long one of the most dormant divisions in American female boxing, the 135-pound fighters are making a strong return to the forefront this year led by Olympians […]

Super Flawless Win by Seniesa “Superbad” Estrada

Super Flawless Win by Seniesa “Superbad” Estrada   By David A. Avila CARSON, Ca.-Fans witnessed a near flawless performance by Seniesa “Superbad” Estrada over Mexico’s Anahi Torres on Saturday. There were no hiccups. East L.A.’s Estrada (11-0) was not just “Superbad” but super accurate in dominating the former world title challenger Torres before several thousand […]

Seniesa Estrada vs Anahi Torres at StubHub and More Female Updates

Seniesa Estrada Fights Torres at StubHub and More Female Updates   By David A. Avila Four top female prizefighters led by Seniesa “Superbad” Estrada perform in the next two weeks in the Southwest region. East L.A.‘s Estrada (10-0) meets Mexico’s Anahi Torres (16-16-1) at the StubHub Center in Carson on Saturday Sept. 9. The female […]

Southern California’s Heating Up Female Fight News week of Sept. 4, 2017

Female Fight News for week of Sept. 4, Southern California Heating Up   By David A. Avila Southern California has become the heart and soul of prizefighting when it comes to the men. In the past female prizefighters were in abundance up and down the state, but over these past five years the talent pool […]