Tag Archives: Costa Rica

Japan’s Best Naoko Fujioka Beats Mexico’s Irma Sanchez

Japan’s Naoko Fujioka Beats Mexico’s Irma Sanchez     By Yuriko Miyata   TOKYO-It was not only a complete victory, it was also a big triumph for the 43-year-old legendary fighter Naoko Fujioka to prove that she’s still developing.   Five weight-division world champion Fujioka (18-2, 7 KOs) defended her current WBA flyweight title by […]

Claressa Shields Wins Clash of Warriors and Hammer Dominates

Claressa Shields Wins Clash of Warriors and Hammer Dominates   By David A. Avila America’s Claressa Shields survived a shocking early knockdown to win the WBA and IBF middleweight world titles and WBC and WBO middleweight titlist Christina Hammer retained her place in line on Friday to set up a potential showdown. Shields will meet […]

Claressa Shields Hunting for KO Win, Hanna Using Smarts

Balance of Power: Claressa Shields vs Hanna Gabriels   By David A. Avila Claressa “T-Rex” Shields has her sights on greatness and nothing less. Super middleweight champion Shields (5-0, 2 KOs) is willingly dropping down a weight division to meet Hanna Gabriels (18-1-1, 11 KOs) the super welterweight champion who is moving up a weight […]

Kenia Enriquez vs Yokasta Valle is Canceled

Kenia Enriquez vs Yokasta Valle Title Fight in Mexico is Canceled   By David A. Avila A quickly scheduled clash between Mexico’s vibrant young star Kenia Enriquez and Costa Rica’s equally talented Yokasta Valle this weekend has been postponed said Zanfer Promotions on Thursday. The Mexico-based promotion company did not give a reason but added […]

Claressa Shields vs Hanna Gabriels for the Middleweight Title

Claressa Shields vs Hanna Gabriels for Middleweight Title   By David A. Avila A battle of true world champions Claressa Shields and Costa Rica’s Hanna Gabriels will take place in two months, announced Salita Promotions. Forget about the other championship bouts. When IBF and WBC super middleweight champion Shields (5-0, 2 KOs) enters the boxing […]

Naoko Fujioka Wins Fifth World Title, America in Her Sights

Naoko Fujioka Wins Fifth World Title, America In Her Sights
Japanese fighting legend Naoko Fujioka finally captured her fifth world title belt

Yokasta, Fujioka, McCaskill and More Lacing Up and Female Fight News

Female Fight News for week of Nov. 27 Worldwide Action
As we near the end of the year 2017 the sport of women’s boxing seems bent on going out

Japan’s Naoko Fujioka Seeks 5th World Title in 5th Division on Friday

Naoko Fujioka Can’t Afford to Lose to Costa Rica’s Yokasta Valle 
A magnificent fight is approaching.
The four weight division conqueror Naoko Fujioka

Yokasta Valle Looking to Conquer Japan’s Naoko Fujioka

Yokasta Valle lives in the middle of tropical paradise Costa Rica. It’s an area known more for attracting tourist visitors than prizefighters.

Naoko Fujioka vs Yokasta Valle In Tokyo In December

Naoko Fujioka vs Yokasta Valle In Tokyo In December  
Finally, four-division world champion Naoko Fujioka gets a chance for a fifth