Tag Archives: Erica Farias

Jessica McCaskill Talks About Who’s Next?

Jessica McCaskill talks about Katie Taylor, Amanda Serrano and more By Felipe Leon  Despite having less than 10 professional fights under her newly minted WBC green and gold belt, 34 year-old Jessica McCaskill (6-2, 3KO) feels her winning the 140-pound world title in her last fight was a long time coming.   “Rick (Ramos) and […]

Kenia Enriquez and Jessica McCaskill Shine on Streamed Fights and More

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 […]

Chicago’s Jessica McCaskill Beats Erica Farias for WBC World Title

Jessica McCaskill Defeats Argentina’s Erica Farias      By David A. Avila Chicago has its own world champion as Jessica “CasKilla” McCaskill upset long-time champion Erica “La Pantera” Arias by changing up attacks and winning the WBC super lightweight world title by unanimous decision on Saturday. In a fairytale fight McCaskill (6-2, 3 KOs) hustled […]

Chicago showdown: WBC Champ Erica Farias vs. Jessica McCaskill

WBC Champ Erica Farias vs Chicago’s Jessica McCaskill   By David A. Avila Chicago’s Jessica “CasKilla” McCaskill has heavy hands and big plans for this weekend. McCaskill (5-2, 3 KOs) expects to topple the monster of the super lightweight division Erica “La Pantera” Farias (26-2, 10 KOs) on Saturday Oct. 6, at Wintrust Arena in […]

Melissa, Claressa and More Female Fight News

Female Fight News Oct.1, 2018 Melissa, Claressa and More   By David A. Avila Autumn has officially arrived and all Melissa St. Vil wants before this upcoming Christmas is a super featherweight world title. “My goal is to get my rematch with Eva,” said St.Vil, of WBC super featherweight titlist Eva Wahlstrom. “I’m still number […]

Amanda Serrano Wins Record Sixth Division World Title

Amanda Serrano Defeats Argentina’s Yamila Reynoso    By David A. Avila Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano captured a sixth division world title with a steady stream of punches to defeat Argentina’s strong Yamila Reynoso by unanimous decision on Saturday. It’s unchartered territory for women. Serrano now joins Oscar De La Hoya and Manny Pacquiao as […]

Delfine Persoon Wins But Wants No Katie

Delfine Persoon Gets Another Unsatisfying Victory Over Natalia del Valle Aguirre    By Phil Woolever   WBC Lightweight Champion Delfine Persoon scored a widespread unanimous decision over Natalia del Valle Aguirre in Belgium Saturday night, but it was not the type of scene one might imagine for a fighter who is considered one of the best […]

Delfine Persoon Chasing Katie Taylor

WBC Lightweight Champion Delfine Persoon Chasing Katie Taylor 
By Phil Woolever
After her most recent fight a few weeks ago (UD 8 over Monica Gentil), WBC Lightweight Champion Delfine Persoon

Happy New Year! Female Fight News for Jan. 1, 2018

Female Fight News for week of Jan. 1, 2018 New Year

By David A. Avila

One year ago women’s prizefighting started with a bang

Erica Farias Wins Super Lightweight Blood War in Argentina

Farias squeezes past Esteche in non-title bout in Argentina

By Diego Morilla

It was a bad blood matchup from the very beginning, and the bad blood spilled