Category Archives: TPF

Vil

Melissa St. Vil Hits Finland for World Title Shot

Melissa St. Vil Travels To Finland For World Title Shot   By Felipe Leon   There is no bigger opportunity in boxing than a chance to challenge for a world title.  Despite holding the WBC Silver super featherweight title, Haitian-born Melissa St. Vil (10-2-4, 1KO) of Brooklyn, New York, will get a shot at the […]

Yesica Bopp Returns

Argentina’s Sensational Yesica Bopp Returns ...

Yesica Bopp Returns and Female Fight News April 2, 2018   By David A. Avila Almost every point on the globe has action taking place led by Argentina’s legendary Yesica “La Tuti” Bopp defending her light flyweight title this weekend. Bopp, 33, defends the WBA world title against fellow Argentine Soledad Frias on Friday April […]

Ana Julaton Retires

Ana Julaton Retires and Female Fight News for Marc...

Female Fight News for March 26, Ana Julaton Retires   By David A. Avila Only 11 years ago Ana “The Hurricane” Julaton slipped on the boxing gloves for a first time to enter the prize ring at Morongo Casino near Palm Springs, Calif. Now, after 21 pro bouts, the Filipina-American former world champion is retiring. […]

Tijuana

Amaris Quintana TKOs Galaviz in Tijuana

Amaris Quintana Scores KO Win in Tijuana   By David A. Avila Facing a much taller foe didn’t faze Amaris “Diamond Girl” Quintana who simply battered Dulce Galaviz around like a cardboard figure in winning by technical knockout on Saturday. “It went well,” said Quintana on Sunday morning. “I got the win by TKO in […]

Amaris

Amaris “Diamond Girl” Quintana Returns

The Return of Amaris “Diamond Girl” Quintana   By David A. Avila San Diego’s Amaris “Diamond Girl” Quintana loves the sport of boxing and after two years of being away she’s back. “Yes I am ready,” said Quintana. “I’ve been waiting for this for a while.” Quintana (9-3-2) will be fighting Dulce Galaviz (2-4-1) at […]

Revived

West Coast Female Prizefighting Revived

Female Fight News March 19, 2018 West Coast Revived   By David A. Avila After two or three years of darkness West Coast boxing finally returned and for two consecutive weeks female prizefighting shined. For back-to-back weeks female boxing was televised on three separate fight cards thanks to Golden Boy Promotions and Top Rank. One […]

Satybaldinova

Adelaida “La Cobra” Ruiz a Knockout pl...

“La Cobra” Destroys, Porter and Satybaldinova Draw In Commerce, CA   By Felipe Leon COMMERCE, Ca.-In front of an energetic crowd in the ballroom of the Commerce Casino in Commerce, Casino, just as few miles from her hometown of East Los Angeles, 29-year-old bantamweight Adelaida “La Cobra” Ruiz scored her fourth win of her career […]

Seniesa Estrada Wins In L.A. in Televised Fight

“Super Bad” Seniesa Estrada Wins in L.A.   By David A. Avila LOS ANGELES-In front of a sold out hometown audience East L.A.’s Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada simply was too quick and too elusive in defeating Mexico’s Sonia Osorio on Friday. It was Estrada’s debut as a newly signed Golden Boy Promotions fighter and for […]

So Cal

Back to Back Fight Cards Headlined by Women in So ...

Back to Back Fight Cards Headlined by Women in So Cal   By David A. Avila If you followed the arc of women’s boxing it’s easy to trace because of television. Basically female prizefighting has been nonexistent on TV. Not since Laila Ali was the main event against Christy Martin in 2003 when their clash […]

Raquel Miller

Raquel Miller Ready for All Middleweights

Raquel Miller Poised To Make a Statement     By Felipe Leon   For Raquel Miller, the undefeated middleweight from San Francisco, California, nothing happens without hard work and determination.  The 33-year-old didn’t step into a local boxing gym until the age of 24 after some earlier false starts.  Within a year she was competing […]