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San Francisco Shines with Boxing Hall of Fame and ...

San Francisco Shines with Boxing Hall of Fame and More News   By David A. Avila They came from Hawaii, San Diego, Utah, and other parts of the USA to compete and compare in the Beautiful Brawlers amateur tournament in San Francisco. More than 60 female boxers showed their talent in two boxing rings on […]

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Napoleon, Reis and Joseph Win at Foxwoods

Alicia Napoleon TKOs Baldwin, Reis and Joseph Win Too   By David A. Avila Alicia Napoleon proved too experienced for Schemelle Baldwin despite her amateur background and stopped the taller fight by technical knockout to retain the WBA super middleweight title on Thursday. Headlining a fight card featuring three female fights Napoleon (12-1, 7 KOs) […]

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Tonight: Reis, Juarez, Napoleon, Joseph and More

Three Top Female Fights Tonight: Napoleon, Reis, Joseph and More on UFC Fight Pass   By David A. Avila WBA super middleweight titlist Alicia Napoleon leads a trio of female bouts as she meets Schemelle Baldwin the challenger for the world title today. Napoleon (11-1, 6 KOs) makes the second defense of the title when […]

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Beautiful Brawlers Founders Salazar and Gutierrez ...

Beautiful Brawlers Founders Salazar and Gutierrez: Ready for The Future   By Felipe Leon   There is no denying that female boxing at the moment is in a renaissance.  There is more female boxing being televised in the United States either on television or on applications than perhaps ever before.  In less than 10 years […]

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International Women’s Boxing Hall of Fame an...

Hall of Fame Week and More Female Fight News   By David A. Avila Many of the best female prizefighters ever seen will gather in San Francisco on Friday Aug. 30, for the International Women’s Boxing Hall of Fame ceremony. Wendy Rodriguez heads the list of this year’s 2019 fighter inductees that also includes Terri […]

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Countdown to Women’s Hall of Fame and Female...

Countdown to International Women’s Boxing Hall of Fame and Fight News   By David A. Avila Two weeks remain until the International Women’s Boxing Hall of Fame holds their induction ceremony at San Francisco’s Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Brisbane. Several different classes will be inducted including this year’s 2019 class on August 30. Due […]

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Women’s International Boxing Hall of Fame Cl...

Women’s International Boxing Hall of Fame and Female Fight News   By David A. Avila Led by a squad of female prizefighters from the 90s and early 2000s a dozen will be inducted to the Women’s International Boxing Hall of Fame at the end of this month. It’s the class of 2019. World champions from […]

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Tuesday Bombshells: Claressa Shields, Heather Hard...

Tuesday Bombshells: Claressa Shields, Heather Hardy and Amanda Serrano incoming fights    By David A. Avila It was a remarkable Tuesday. The female prizefighting world dropped two bombs today: Claressa Shields will indeed fight Croatia’s Ivana Habazin in a super welterweight world title clash. And second, New York’s undefeated Heather Hardy will fight seven-division world […]

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Yokasta Valle Wins IBF World Title in Spain

Yokasta Valle Wins IBF Minimum weight Title in Spain and Female Fight News   By David A. Avila Third time was the charm for Costa Rica’s Yokasta Valle in winning a world title overseas. Valle (18-2) traveled to Adalucia, Spain and won by split decision over IBF minimum weight world titlist Joana Pastrana (15-2) on […]

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No Winners in Las Vegas – Eva Wahlstrom and ...

  Eva Wahlstrom Retains WBC Title With Split Draw in Las Vegas, Mitchell and Hart Draw Too     By Tarrah Zael   LAS VEGAS, NV.-In the headlined main event WBC female world super featherweight champion Eva Wahlstrom (22-1-2, 3 KO) defended and retained her title against challenger Ronica “Queen” Jeffrey (17-1-1, 1 KO) at […]