Tag Archives: Sulem Urbina

Sulem Urbina Shines in Tijuana, Mexico

Sulem Urbina Shines in Tijuana, Mexico   By David A. Avila Sulem Urbina showed fans in Tijuana the difference two years can make. Urbina (7-0) returned to Tijuana where she made her pro debut two years ago and defeated Lesley Rodriguez (2-4-1) in a six round flyweight contest on Saturday, July 28. The former Mexican […]

Cecilia Braekhus and Female Fight News for week of Dec. 11

Female Fight News for week of Dec. 11, 2017 Cecilia Braekhus
Norway’s Cecilia Braekhus is no stranger to the female boxing world.

Sulem Urbina: Fight in Las Vegas Cancellation

canceled canceled Sulem Urbina: canceled
It is always means something to be first.  It might be a personal goal or something nobody has ever done before.

Sulem Urbina in Las Vegas and Female Fight News for week of Dec. 4

Female Fight News for week of Dec. 4, 2017 Sulem Urbina   By David A. Avila America finally catches up. After years of female prizefighting from the U.S. taking a back seat to the rest of the world the women in the states are finally getting recognition. Two former amateur stars appear on major fight […]

Cindy Serrano and Female Fight News for week of Oct. 9, 2017

WBO featherweight titlist Cindy “Checkmate” Serrano meets an old foe of the family on Saturday at Barclays Center in her hometown of Brooklyn

Mexican Clashes and Female Fight News for week of Oct. 2, 2017

Female Fight News for week of Oct. 2, 2017 Mexico and more
All eyes were on Mexico as a number of top female fighters from that country took

Mikaela Mayer and Female Fight News for week of Sept.25

Female Fight News for week of Sept. 25, Mikaela Mayer and more   By David A. Avila A seismic shift took place the last few weeks with several female prizefighters showcasing their talent in the West Coast. After many months of drought the West Coast has erupted with female prizefighters performing in Las Vegas, Los […]

Hannah, Kenia and Female Fight News for week of May 29

Female Fight News for week of May 30 Hannah and more   By David A. Avila A super welterweight championship fight and a battle for a vacant light flyweight title took center stage last weekend in Central America and North America. Next weekend Argentina gets the spotlight with a super lightweight showdown. Hannah Gabriel who […]

Kenia “La Gema” Enriquez Wins Second World Title

Kenia Enriquez Wins Second World Title and other results   By Felipe Leon   CIUDAD OBREGON, Mexico-Tijuana’s Kenia Enriquez captured her second world title, the interim WBC light flyweight strap, with a thunderous left hook to the liver that sent electric shocks through the game Maria Salinas in the third round.   The championship bout […]

Fresh Faces: Sulem Urbina

Fresh Faces: Sulem Urbina   (Editor’s note: Sulem Urbina’s fight set for Saturday was canceled)   Like my many female fighters before her and surely after her, Sulem Urbina, 26, of Phoenix, AZ, has dedicated her life to the sport she loves.  Her whole life revolves around her strapping on the gloves.   Urbina (3-0) […]