Tag Archives: Muhammad Ali

Greece’s Christina Linardatou Upsets Baumgardner

Greece’s Christina Linardatou Upsets Baumgardner in American Debut   By David A. Avila Greek fighter Christina Linardatou came, she saw and she conquered in her first visit to America. Linardatou (10-1, 5 KOs) arrived from Athens, Greece with no fanfare and full of confidence to upset American fighter Alycia Baumgardner (6-1, 4 KOs) by split […]

Alejandra Jimenez Defends Heavyweight Title and Maricela Cornejo Returns

“Tigre” Jimenez Ready to Roar in Mexico By Felipe Leon   Traditionally the heavyweight division is the glamour weight class in boxing.  It is believed the way the division goes, so does boxing.  In female boxing, it is the other way around.  The heavier the fighter, the less attention she receives.   Unless your last […]

Laila Ali Talks Claressa, Katie and More

Dancing With The Stars In Boston: Laila Ali Floats Into The Tradition BOSTON — Laila Ali doesn’t box anymore. Her final professional fight was won nearly a decade ago, in 2007. The youngest of eight children born to the late great Muhammad Ali, Laila did something in the fight game that her famous father could […]