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Kim Clavel Title Fight Postponed and More News

POSTPONED! Kim Clavel vs Jessica Nery Plata in Canada and More News   By David A. Avila Group Yvon Michele announced that the world title defense by Kim Clavel against Jessica Nery Plata has been postponed due to health reasons. No further details have been announced. It was to be Clavel’s first title defense since […]

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Yokasta Valle Defeats Evelin Bermudez in Calif.

Costa Rica’s Yokasta Valle Beats Argentina’s Evelin Bermudez in L.A.   By David A. Avila (Photo by Al Applerose) After a slow start in a cold November night, Yokasta Valle rallied to out-hustle the bigger and heavier Evelin Bermudez and take away the IBF and WBO light flyweight world titles by majority decision on Saturday. […]

Yokasta Valle vs Evelin Bermudez in L.A.

Yokasta Valle Meets Evelin Bermudez in World Title Clash and More News   By David A. Avila A pivotal battle between Costa Rica’s Yokasta Valle and Argentina’s Evelin Bermudez looms this weekend at a venue with a reputation for gladiator-like performances every time it opens its doors for prizefighting. Can these two women follow suit? […]

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Japan’s Miyo Yoshida and Naoko Fujioka Comin...

Japan’s Best Female Fighters Yoshida and Fujioka are Ready to Compete Against the World   By David A. Avila (Photo by Al Applerose) Warrior cultures such as Japan’s and other countries with similar history seem to develop a taste for prizefighting even among the women. Despite a lack of interest by its own big sports […]

Another Look at Seniesa “Super Bad” Es...

Another Look at Seniesa Estrada, Lower Weight Classes and More News   By David A. Avila (Photo by Al Applerose) Las Vegas and the world saw Seniesa Estrada provide a commanding performance in the minimumweight category. If you think no one else remains to compete against, you are wrong. In female prizefighting Asia leads the […]

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Seniesa Estrada Shuts Out Jazmin Villarino in Las ...

Seniesa Estrada Defeats Jazmin Villarino in First Fight for Top Rank   By David A. Avila (photo by Al Applerose) LAS VEGAS-Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada brought her brand of fighting to the casino city along with her numerous Hollywood celebrity friends and fans and delivered a shutout performance in a dominant unanimous decision win to […]

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Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada vs Jazmin ...

Seniesa Estrada Returns to Las Vegas and Defends WBA title   By David A. Avila Seniesa Estrada, how quickly they forget. Before disappearing for nearly a year, the petite minimumweight champion Estrada was considered one of the most dangerous female fighters in the world, not named Amanda Serrano. Many boxing publications listed her among the […]

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Another Look At Chantelle Cameron Win and More New...

Another Look at Cameron and McCaskill’s Battle, Seniesa Estrada, Natasha Jonas and More    By David A. Avila As Chantelle Cameron was hailed the winner over Jessica McCaskill to become undisputed super lightweight champion in an entertaining battle of wits and determination, it signaled another step forward for women’s boxing. It also signaled that the […]

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Chantelle Cameron Defeats Jessica McCaskill

Chantelle Cameron Beats Jessica McCaskill for Undisputed Super Lightweight Championship   By David A. Avila Chantelle Cameron withstood a furious rally by welterweight queen Jessica McCaskill to become the undisputed super lightweight world champion by unanimous decision on Saturday in Abu Dhabi. Despite a cut over the nose, England’s Cameron (17-0, 8 Kos) jumped out […]

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Arely Mucino, Katie Taylor, Clash in Abu Dhabi and...

Arely Mucino, Katie Taylor, Super Lightweight Clash in Desert and More News   By David A. Avila (Photo by Al Applerose) SAN DIEGO, Ca.-Despite an early clash of heads Arely “Machine Gun” Mucino battled through an enormous swelling alongside her eye to dethrone Argentina’s Leonela Yudica and win the IBF flyweight title by split decision. […]