Category Archives: Features

France’s Maiva Hamadouche Wants Mikaela Maye...

Maiva Hamadouche Targets Mikaela Mayer, Olympics and Looks at a Big Year By Phil Woolever One of the hottest topics in women’s boxing involves an intriguing series of potential contests between the top super-featherweight titlists, to unify the most prestigious of those championships.   France’s Maiva Hamadouche wants to prove she’s the best of that elite […]

Mexico City’s Anabel Ortiz vs East L.A.̵...

Anabel “La Avispa” Ortiz vs Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada for WBA Title   By David A. Avila It’s contender versus champion. It’s East L.A. versus Mexico City. It’s Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada (19-0, 8 KOs) versus Anabel “La Avispa” Ortiz (31-3, 4 KOs) and they meet on Saturday March 20, for the WBA minimum weight […]

Alejandra “Fenix” Ayala – New Co...

Alejandra Ayala Tabbed First Female Commissioner in Tijuana   By Felipe Leon   In boxing welterweight fighter Alejandra “Fenix” Ayala (13-5, 8KO) has worn many hats.  Besides fighter, she has been a matchmaker, manager and even promotor.  Her latest role within the sport might be her most important.  The 32-year-old from Mexico City, Mexico, was […]

Danielle Perkins in Hunt for Heavyweight Thunder o...

Danielle Perkins on Heavyweight Prowl on All Women Fight Card   By Felipe Leon   In only her third fight as a professional, 38-year-old heavyweight southpaw Danielle Perkins finds herself as part of the historic “Superwoman” Pay-Per-View event scheduled for this Friday night, March 5th, from Flint, Michigan.   The card is an important one […]

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Franchon Crews-Dezurn Hits Dallas

Franchon Crews-Dezurn Fights Ashleigh Curry on Saturday    By Felipe Leon   If somebody’s 2020 was rougher than most, at least in the world of female boxing, it has to be unified WBC and WBO super middleweight world champion Franchon Crews-Dezurn (6-1, 2KO).  Her year began on Friday, January 10th, in San Antonio, Texas, with […]

A Boxing Christmas Wish List For 2021

Top Ten Fights for 2021   By Felipe Leon   2020 has been a difficult year for the whole world let alone the sport of boxing.  Despite the pandemic female boxing has thrived with major events and fighters getting much needed exposure on huge platforms like ESPN and DAZN.   Like the rest of the […]

Prizefighter of the Year – Jessica McCaskill...

Best in Prizefighting in 2020 – Jessica McCaskill and More   By David A. Avila It was a crazy year and despite the problems of the world some of the elite women prizefighters were able to share their talent. Here’s a look at some of those best moments. Prizefighter of the Year Jessica McCaskill When […]

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Mikaela Mayer Eager to Tame Super Featherweights T...

Mikaela Mayer wins WBO and Wants The Other Titles Too   By Felipe Leon   Halloween night in the United States is known for its parade of disguises, candy and parties but for undefeated super featherweight Mikaela Mayer it will forever be etched in her memories as the night she became a world champion.  That […]

Lupe Martinez Defends WBC Title vs Lourdes Juarez

Martinez vs Juarez in Super Flyweight Title Fight in Mexico   By Felipe Leon   In boxing many times you don’t get to choose your opportunity, you take what you can get.  That is exactly what happened to Lourdes “Pequeña Lulu” Juarez (30-2, 4KO) of Mexico City, Mexico.   Despite campaigning at the flyweight limit […]

Boxing Newcomer Out of the Catskills: Fei Faiva

Fresh Faces: Feifilimai Faiva   By Felipe Leon   Professional boxing is synonymous with sacrifice.  From the physical aspect, the early morning runs, the hours at the gym, the diet, all of it is a commitment many are not willing to make.  When pursuing your dreams there is also other sacrifices, like moving away from […]