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WBA Champion Hanna Gabriels Beats Abril Vidal in C...

Hanna Gabriels Fends Off Sturdy Attack from Argentina’s Abril Vidal   By David A. Avila Nothing extraordinary was expected, yet Costa Rica’s Hanna Gabriels was forced to pull out her veteran’s bag of tricks to out-fight Argentina’s young gun Abril Vidal and retain the WBA super welterweight world title by unanimous decision on Wednesday. Gabriels […]


Hanna Gabriels vs Abril Vidal in Costa Rica

Hanna Gabriels vs Abril Vidal in World Title Clash – UFC Fight Pass will stream   By David A. Avila Costa Rica’s queen of boxing Hanna Gabriels returns to the boxing ring but this time she has all of Norther America watching. WBA super welterweight world titlist Gabriels (19-2-1, 11 KOs) defends against undefeated Argentine […]


Marlen Esparza Returns to So Calif. and More Femal...

Marlen Esparza Returns, Naoko and Tsunami and More Female Fight News   By David A. Avila Change, can make you want to hustle. Marlen Esparza the NABO flyweight titlist returns to the boxing ring minus a few wrinkles and adding a few new bullets to the arsenal. Houston’s Esparza (6-0, 1 KO) puts it all […]


Clash in Japan, Poland’s Tigress, Yoka and F...

Naoko Fujioka vs Tsunami Tenkai in Japan and Female Fight News   By David A. Avila A battle of titans takes place in Japan as Naoko Fujioka defends the WBA flyweight world title against Tsunami Tenkai on Friday July 12, in the famous Korakuen Hall in Tokyo. These are Japan’s two best female fighters. Fujioka […]


Argentina’s Evelyn Bermudez and Silvia Torre...

Bermudez Floors Torres Twice But Fight Ends In a Draw   By Felipe Leon   In an all-out battle from the Domo del Sindicato del IMSS in Coyoacan, a suburb of Mexico City, Evelyn “Princesita” Bermudez (12-0-1, 3KO) of Argentina retained her IBF light flyweight title with a draw over ten rounds against local favorite […]


Mexico’s Silvia Torres vs Argentina’s ...

Evelyn Bermudez vs Silvia Torres Preview   By Felipe Leon   The Bermudez sisters’ invasion has begun.   This Saturday night from Mexico City, Mexico, undefeated Evelyn “La Princesita” Bermudez (12-0, 3KO) makes the hours long trek north from her hometown of Rosario, Argentina, to defend her IBF light flyweight title against hometown favorite Silva […]


Battle of Japanese Titans: Naoko Fujioka vs Tsunam...

Battle of the Japanese Titans Naoko Fujioka vs Tsunami Tenkai on July 12   By Yuriko Miyata One of the greatest national derby matches in the history of Japanese female boxing has been set for July 12th at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo. Naoko Fujioka (18-2, with 7KOs) owner of five weight division world championship […]


Yesenia Gomez Defends vs Ana Victoria Polo

Yesenia Gomez vs Ana Victoria Polo Preview   By Felipe Leon   Perhaps more surprising than WBC light flyweight champion Yesenia Gomez’s win for the title is her reign.  Not many expected the 23-year-old Gomez (15-5-3, 6KO) of Cancun, Quintana Roo, to get a draw over the much more experienced and known Esmeralda “Joya” Moreno […]


Female Prizefighting Review

Female Boxing 6-Month Progress Report By Felipe Leon After a historic 2018 where we saw a number of firsts in female boxing including the first female bout on HBO, this year has not let up.  In the last six months we have seen a considerable up-swing in action as well as interest in female boxing […]


Franchon Crews Debuts Under Golden Boy Banner and ...

Franchon Crews Enters the Golden Age and More Female Fight News   By David A. Avila Franchon Crews Dezurn grabbed her first fight and win in a year by knockout. Despite holding the WBC super middleweight world title her match against Kayla Williams was a non-title fight and ended by knockout. On most occasions it […]