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WBC’s Eva Wahlstrom vs IBO’s Terri Harper

Wahlstrom Faces Big Challenge From Harper   By Phil Woolever   When Finland’s Eva Wahlstrom defends her WBC super featherweight championship against rising British star Terri “Belter” Harper it shapes up as a classic case of both experience versus youth and acquired wisdom versus raw power.   It will be little surprise if the ladies […]

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Sulem Urbina’s American Journey Begins Thursday

Sulem Urbina Fights Noemi Bosques at Fantasy Springs in Indio   By Felipe Leon   When one door closes, another one opens.  Nothing could be truer for up-and-coming flyweight prospect Sulem Urbina (11-0, 2KO) of Phoenix, Arizona by way of Hermosillo, Mexico.  Last year after defeating veteran Judith Rodriguez in Tijuana, Mexico, live on DAZN, […]

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East L.A’s Seniesa Estrada Hungers for More ...

Seniesa Estrada Interview   By Felipe Leon   Current interim WBA flyweight and WBC Silver light flyweight champion Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada (18-0, 7KO) is living on a high right now.  The 27-year-old from East L.A., California, is undefeated with a major promotor behind her, an experienced team beside her and holds two different titles.  […]

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Can 2020 Match 2019 for 10 Great Moments in Female...

Can 2020 Match 2019 for 10 Great Moments in Female Prizefighting The 10 Most Game-Changing Fights of 2019   By Felipe Leon   Last year followed the trend of the last half-decade as a solid one with good if not great fights in women’s boxing.  Little by little the sport is gaining ground not only […]

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Franchon Crews-Dezurn vs Alejandra Jimenez

Franchon Crews-Dezurn Eager to Tame Alejandra “Tigre” Jimenez   By David A. Avila Few endure for long the hidden potholes and unforeseen roadblocks the life of a female prizefighter can produce. Franchon Crews-Dezurn learned early in boxing to forsake wheels and put on tracks like a Sherman Tank. Now she’s rolling. Crews-Dezurn (6-1, 2 KOs) […]

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Female Boxing Messiah: Claressa Shields Ready for ...

Claressa Shields Ready to Lead Female Fight Game   By David A. Avila Meet the messiah of women’s boxing. Three years ago Claressa Shields arrived with a bag full of gold medals, 168 pounds worth of confidence and bewildering fighting skills never seen before in female prizefighting. The scary part for future foes is at […]

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Female Boxing Wish List Pt. II – Lulu, Maria...

Female Boxing Wish List for 2020 Part II   By Felipe Leon   There is no denying female boxing is on an upswing.  Some might say a new golden era.  There is no indication of the bubble bursting any time soon with new ways to watch and follow the sport with applications like DAZN and […]

Female Boxing Wish List for 2020 – Mikaela, ...

Female Boxing Wish List for 2020 – Part I   By Felipe Leon   Boxing is full of tradition.  From the national anthems sung before a main event to who gets announced first between a challenger and a champion.  Here at the ThePrizeFighters.com we are no different.  With the end of the year approaching we […]

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2019 US Olympic Trials Report

2019 US Olympic Trials – Lu Gutierrez and Other Winners     By Lupi Gutierrrez Huge congratulations to Lupe Gutierrez. Our girl Lu is the 2020 Olympic Trials National 125lb. Champion. She did it. We did it! I’ve known Lu since she was 10 years old. I met Team Sac’s Finest at my sister Blanca’s private gym […]

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IBF Champ Mary McGee Captures History

Mary “Merciless” McGee Captures History and IBF Super Lightweight Title   By Felipe Leon     It was a long time coming for the first and only female world champion out of Gary, Indiana, Mary “Merciless” McGee (26-3, 14KO).  A pro for over 14 years it wasn’t until a couple of weeks ago she hoisted […]