Category Archives: Features

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

Nery

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

Juarez

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 […]

Goodbye

Amanda Serrano Says Goodbye for Now

Amanda Serrano Says Goodbye for Now
For years boxing in general has become a niche sport in the United States With the rise of the National Football

Kuroki

Epic Clash Upcoming in Japan: Yuko Kuroki vs Momo ...

Battle of Champions Kuroki and Koseki Set for December 17
A week before Christmas, one of the biggest cards in the history of Japanese female boxing

Zamora

Mexican Battles: Zamora vs Millan & Rivas vs ...

Fighting For a Chance: Zamora vs. Millan &
Yazmin Rivas vs. Larios
While the big news in female boxing in the United States is the upswing the sport

Lauren

Oslo Onslaught: Cecilia Braekhus – Mikaela L...

Heading into their rematch, welterweight champion Cecilia Braekhus looks as calm and confident as ever while cool as ice challenger Mikaela Lauren

Lang

Daisy Lang: “I Dreamed of Being a World Champion”

Daisy Lang: “I Dreamed of Being a World Champion”
Daisy “the Lady” Lang leads a significant group of superb female prizefighters

Mikaela

Mikaela Mayer: “I Almost Went to MMA”

Mikaela Mayer: “I Almost Went to MMA”   By Felipe Leon   It came as a bit of a surprise when Top Rank, the Las Vegas, Nevada, based promotional company, announced they were jumping into the female boxing world with former amateur standout Mikaela Mayer (2-0, 2KO) as their first and only signing. Bob Arum, […]

Ripples

Kika Chavez Win Changes Flyweight Landscape

Ripples in the light flyweight-flyweight pond
With this past weekend’s win by Jessica “Kika” Chavez (30-4-3, 4KO) over Esmeralda “Joya” Moreno