Author Archives: David A. Avila

Kenia Enriquez Wins and Female Fight News for week of Nov. 20, 2017

Kenia Enriquez and Female Fight News for week of Nov. 20, 2017   By David A. Avila Mexico’s two fastest-rising fighters Kenia Enriquez and Jessica Nery Plata tangled over the weekend in the city of Obregon, Mexico. It was a sizzling affair that saw the next generation of elite prizefighters from that country battle with […]

Yesica Bopp Annihilates Rengifo in Argentina; Who’s Next?

Bopp annihilates Rengifo in Argentina to retain WBA trinket   By Diego Morilla In a fight in which she was able to comfortably display her impeccable technique in the ring, Argentina’s Yesica “Tuti” Bopp (33-1-0, 13 KO) won by stoppage in the seventh round against Venezuela’s  Debora “Pantera” Rengifo (9-4-1, 5 KO) and retained for the […]

Claressa Shields: Targets All Lined Up

Claressa Shields: Targets All Lined Up
By Felipe Leon
Throughout the year a big subject in the sport of boxing is how 2017 has been one of the best

Mexican Clash Kenia Enriquez vs Jessica Nery Plata

WBC Interim Champ Kenia Enriquez Defends vs Jessica Nery Plata
Female prizefighting has swept the country of Mexico in two separate waves with many gaining

Reporting from Japan: Etsuko Tada Powers by Naoko Shibata

Reporting from Japan: Etsuko Tada Powers by Naoko Shibata
Showdowns between fellow rivals have always pleased fans in Japan.

Maricela Cornejo and Female Fight News for week of Nov. 13, 2017

Female Fight News for week of Nov. 13, 2017 Maricela Cornejo
Two pound for pound best Belgium’s Delfine Persoon and Mexico’s Mariana

Mariana “Barby” Juarez Triumphs Over Germany’s Alesia Graf

Mariana Juarez Triumphs Over Germany’s Alesia Graf by TKO   By David A. Avila Mexico’s most decorated female world champion Mariana “Barby” Juarez continued an impressive year and won by knockout of Alesia Graf on Saturday evening. It was Juarez’s second world title defense in a year. In a battle of experienced veterans Juarez (47-9-4, […]

Mexico’s Mariana Juarez vs Germany’s Alesia Graf

“Barbie” Juarez Keeps Reaching For The Stars   By Felipe Leon   In boxing when a fighter regardless of gender reaches a certain plateau as far as popularity and earnings, it is normal to look for the path of least resistance.  Falling back on their fame it is almost a guarantee they will draw no […]

Mexico’s Juarez sisters and Female Fight News for week of Nov. 6. 2017

Female Fight News for week of Nov. 6, 2017 Juarez Sisters   By David A. Avila Mexico’s most famous sisters keep the ball rolling this weekend and two top American fighters make news. Women’s boxing made headlines all over the world and continues through this week. Sisters Patricia Juarez and Lourdes Juarez fought in back […]

Christina Hammer KOs Ankrah Is USA Next?

Hammer KOs Ankrah and Looks Toward the USA   By Phil Woolever   Christina Hammer did what she was supposed to do and stopped overmatched challenger Gifty Amanua Ankrah on Saturday night at the Sportscheck Arena in Munich, Germany.   The leather hammer came down on Ankrah at the end of round four in front […]