Category Archives: Features

Cecilia Braekhus vs Jessica McCaskill – the ...

Cecilia Braekhus vs Jessica McCaskill the Breakdown for Saturday Aug. 15 Clash   By Felipe Leon   This Saturday night the undefeated, unified and undisputed welterweight world champion Cecilia “First Lady” Braekhus (36-0, 9KO) will look to defend all her titles against the unified super lightweight champion Jessica “CasKilla” McCaskill (8-2, 3KO) in the featured […]

Terri Harper Facing Her Toughest Test in Natasha J...

Will Harper – Jonas be a Classic Battle or a Classic Blowout?   By Phil Woolever   Friday night’s intriguing clash between Terri Harper and Natasha Jonas at Matchroom’s Fight Camp in England could have all the ingredients of an instant classic.   Maybe.   Depending on how the overhead stars align at Brentwood, Essex, […]

Abel Sanchez Teaching Cecilia Braekhus “Mexi...

Abel Sanchez Talks About Preparing Cecilia Braekhus for Aug. 15   By Felipe Leon   Despite the leaps and bounds female boxing has made in recent years, there are still many veteran trainers all over the world who refuse to train a female fighter.  One that has come around is Abel Sanchez.  The recognized elite […]

Hanna Gabriels and Rise to Championship Boxing and...

Hanna Gabriels Talks About Costa Rica, Claressa Shields, Three Minute Rounds and More   By Felipe Leon   For some fighters, their biggest battles are not fought in a boxing ring.  That is the case for current WBA super welterweight champion Hanna Gabriels (20-2-1, 11KO) of Costa Rica.  The 37-year-old mother of one survived sexual […]

Top Female Fighters Want Three-Minute Rounds

Three-Minute Rounds or Bust Say Top Female Fighters   By David A. Avila As female prizefighting re-emerges from coronavirus limbo a clarion call to make a change to three-minute rounds has been established by two of the sport’s top performers Claressa Shields and Seniesa Estrada. Otherwise known as the G.W.O.A.T. and Lil’ G.W.O.A.T. Shields and […]


Ewa Piatkowska: Poland’s Best Fighter

Ewa Piatkowska: Poland’s Best Fighter is Ready for America   By Felipe Leon   Despite tasting some success in their home country many fighters, male or female, always look towards the United States as the “Promised Land.”  That is no different for former WBC super welterweight champion Ewa Piatkowska (14-1, 4KO) of Poland.   “I […]


Las Vegas Boxing: Are There Enough Precautions?

Cautionary Tests Prove Vital for Mikaela Mayer in Las Vegas   By David A. Avila The coronavirus is real folks. It’s not a hoax, it’s not gone and it can infect even the healthiest of athletes. Mikaela Mayer the NABF super featherweight titlist was set to meet Helen Joseph on Tuesday at the MGM Grand […]


Boxing Returns to Japan in July

Boxing Returns to Japan in July; Top Fighters are Ready   By Yuriko Miyata   Since the JPBA Japan Professional Boxing Association and JBC Japan Boxing Commission decided to suspend shows at the end of February due to the COVID19 spread, boxing will resume with some conditions for safety: the events will be closed to […]

Mikaela Mayer and Helen Joseph are Anxious to Perf...

Mikaela Mayer and Helen Joseph Ready to Perform for the World   By David A. Avila Prizefighting returns to the boxing arena with top American super featherweight Mikaela Mayer tangling with the always dangerous Helen “Iron Lady” Joseph. Fans won’t be allowed to watch in person at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada on […]


Mexico’s Alejandra “Fenix” Ayala

Alejandra Ayala and Others Wait for Visas and Return to Normalcy   By David A. Avila Professional boxing has stirred from its slumber and promoters are scheduling fights but travel restrictions still remain internationally. Mexico’s Alejandra “Fenix” Ayala is one of thousands of fighters victimized by the travel restrictions and though normally based in Chicago […]