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Maiva Hamadouche Signing Boosts Matchroom’s Roster

France’s Hamadouche is Ready for Super Featherweight Wars   By David A. Avila Put another bullet into the chamber that’s become the locked and loaded female super featherweight division. Matchroom Boxing and OPI Since 82 announced Tuesday they have co-signed IBF super featherweight titlist Maiva Hamadouche to its growing roster of top notch female prizefighters. […]

Cecilia Braekhus Desires Rematch with Jessica McCa...

Cecilia Braekhus Will Fight Jessica McCaskill Early in 2021   By David A. Avila Let’s run it back. After pausing a month former welterweight champion Cecilia Braekhus announced the rematch with new champion Jessica McCaskill will take place, it was announced on Monday. It’s no surprise to those following both champions careers. “We knew she […]

American Heavyweight Hopeful Danielle Perkins Sign...

American Heavyweight Danielle Perkins Expects World Title Conquests   By David A. Avila Heavyweights take special notice. A new player Danielle Perkins has entered the professional fight world and is now backed by Mark Taffet Media it was announced on Tuesday. Perkins comes with a gold medal attached and golden dreams of winning the heavyweight […]

No Dispute, Katie Taylor Beats Delfine Persoon

Katie Taylor Retains World Titles After Beating Persoon By David A. Avila Ireland’s Katie Taylor can finally say that she indeed is the undisputed lightweight world champion after defeating Belgium’s Delfine Persoon by unanimous decision in their rematch on Saturday. It was gritty once again. “I knew it was going to be a tough battle […]

A Changing of the Guard: Cecilia Braekhus, McCaski...

A Changing of the Guard: Cecilia Braekhus and More   By David A. Avila As Norwegian prizefighter Cecilia Braekhus walked into the boxing ring at night, soft notes drifted from the Sam Cooke melody “A Change is Gonna Come.” Never was a song more prophetic. A new welterweight champion Jessica McCaskill was crowned last Saturday […]

Jessica McCaskill Takes Welterweight Titles from C...

Chicago’s McCaskill Defeats Norway’s Braekhus   By Felipe Leon   There aren’t many fighters who retire undefeated and as champions.  Perhaps you can count them on one hand.  38-year-old Cecilia “First Lady” Braekhus (36-1, 9KO) will not be one of them.   Jessica “CasKilla” McCaskill pulled the upset and defeated Braekhus to become the undisputed […]

Summer Mega Fight -Cecilia Braekhus vs Jessica McC...

A Summer Mega Fight Braekhus and McCaskill in US on Saturday   By David A. Avila Pandemic or not the women’s fight world puts its best foot forward and once again a mega fight takes place this week. Welterweight queen Cecilia Braekhus (36-0, 9 KOs) meets the fast-charging super lightweight queen Jessica McCaskill (8-2, 3 […]

No Winner, Terri Harper and Natasha Jonas End in S...

Terri Harper Keeps Title in Split Draw With Jonas   By David A. Avila In one of boxing’s toughest divisions two British fighters Terri Harper and Natasha Jonas scrapped back and forth for 10 rounds with judges scoring it a split draw on Friday. The WBC and IBO super featherweight titles remain with Harper. “I […]

Terri Harper vs Natasha Jonas

WBC and IBO Titlist Terri Harper Eager to Face Olympian Natasha Jonas on Friday   By David A. Avila Terri Harper defends the IBO and WBC super featherweight titles on Friday against Natasha Jonas in a clash between British stalwarts. The boxing world is watching. Harper, 23, (10-0, 5 KOs) is the youngest of the […]

Seniesa Estrada and the Big Bang Heard Around the ...

Seniesa Estrada: Her Vicious Knockout Sent Shockwaves    By David A. Avila People went out of their minds when Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada blitzed Miranda Adkins with a lightning three and four-punch combination that rendered her unconscious in seven seconds. Cries of mismatch, fix and horror erupted from all points of the world in all […]