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Dina Thorslund Retains WBO Super Bantamweight titl...

Dina Thorslund Overpowers April Adams in Denmark   By Phil Woolever After all the heavy leather Dina Thorslund landed against her Australian challenger April Adams, it was those punches the WBO Super-Bantamweight Champion didn’t throw that seemed the most significant.   When a huge series of shots wobbled Adams with a few moments to go […]

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Mariana Juarez Educates Youngster in Mexico and Mo...

Mariana “Barby” Juarez Educates Youngster and More Female Fight News   By David A. Avila One of the best known fighters in the world, Mariana “Barby” Juarez, showed us why she still also belongs among the top pound for pound lists with a strong performance against one of Mexico’s new wave of fighters. The older […]

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Adelaida Ruiz and Lorraine Villalobos Both Win in ...

Adelaida Ruiz Comes Back with Win; Villalobos Wins Too   By Felipe Leon   PICO RIVERA, Ca.-Adelaida “La Cobra” Ruiz (8-0, 4KO) captured a regional title with a lopsided super flyweight six round decision over Tijuana, Mexico’s Myrka Aguayo (2-1) in the night’s co-featured bout.  Scores were 60-54 three times in an all-action fight.   […]

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Mikaela Mayer Defeats Lizbeth Crespo in Las Vegas

Mikaela Mayer Wins in Las Vegas, World Title Next   By David A. Avila LAS VEGAS-Mikaela Mayer showed the right stuff in overcoming a slow start against Lizbeth Crespo and successfully defended the NABF super featherweight title by unanimous decision on Saturday. The Mayer right cross was on point. A Las Vegas crowd of more […]

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Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada Wins by KO...

Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada Stops Abaniel with Super Body Shots in Hollywood   By Tarrah Zael   HOLLYWOOD, Ca.-Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada said she “wants to be a pioneer that women boxing talks about”, and that’s exactly what she did at Thursday Night Fights at the Avalon in Hollywood, California.   She became the first […]

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Seniesa Estrada Defends WBC Silver Title vs Gretch...

Seniesa Estrada: “I’m the Hardest Puncher in my Weight Class,”   By David A. Avila In the dimly lit streets of Hollywood a petite looking Seniesa Estrada will pass by people on the sidewalks of the film capitol. Some of the local wolves will notice and others will tilt their heads in recognition but fail […]

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Claressa Shields vs Ivana Habazin for Super Welter...

Claressa Shields Chasing Third Division World Title in August   By David A. Avila When other pound for pound boxers refuse to fight, what do you do? You challenge yourself. Two division world champion Claressa Shields could not entice other top champions so she will be dropping down to 154-pound super welterweight and meeting Croatia’s […]

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Gen X Champs Mariana Juarez and Yesica Bopp Fight ...

Gen X Champs Mariana Juarez and Yesica Bopp versus Millennials   By David A. Avila Unknown by many fans of female boxing, during the 1990s Mexico declared female prizefighting illegal for a number of years into the 21st century. Today, Mexico now has become a super power in female prizefighting. Mariana Juarez was one of […]

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Greece’s Christina Linardatou Beats Hobbs in...

Greece’s Christina Linardatou Retains World Title in Athens   By David A. Avila Hard charging Christina Linardatou retained the WBO super lightweight world title by decision in her adopted country Greece over Deanha Hobbs on Friday. But it wasn’t easy. Linardatou (12-1, 6 KOs) showed the crowd at the Olympic Hall Galatsi in Athens that […]

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Katie Taylor and Delfine Persoon Battering Wows Fa...

Katie Taylor’s Battle vs. Delfine Persoon Begs for Rematch   By David A. Avila Katie Taylor emerged the winner after 10 brutal rounds against punching machine Delfine Persoon to win by majority decision. It gives the Irish fighter all four major world titles but does it give her the title of undisputed world champion? Though […]