Tag Archives: Amaris Quintana

Amaris “Diamond Girl” Quintana Fights Palacios in Tijuana

“Diamond Girl” Fighting Against The Odds     By Felipe Leon   If you are familiar with Southern California female boxing then you know Amaris “Diamond Girl” Quintana (11-3-2, 3KO).   Known for her relentless come-forward style, more than likely you have gotten out of your seat to cheer on the 28-year-old as she went […]

Adelaida Wins in L.A. Amaris Wins in Tijuana and more results

Adelaida Ruiz Wins in L.A; Amaris Quintana Wins in Tijuana and other results   By David A. Avila A number of high octane female fights took place from Tijuana to Los Angeles led by Adelaida “La Cobra” Ruiz and Amaris “Diamond Girl” Quintana on Saturday. Knockouts were the theme. In downtown L.A. the return of […]

Mexican Women Reload and Female Fight News

Mexicans Reload and Female Fight News April 23   By David A. Avila Maybe it’s the proximity to Cinco de Mayo as Mexican prizefighters seem to be revving up the engines this weekend in major match ups throughout Mexico and North America. Mariana “La Barby” Juarez returns to the forefront as Mexico’s major attraction both […]

Down Argentina Way and Female Fight News for April 16

Female Fight News April 16 Down Argentine Way and More   By David A. Avila Down under in Argentina a battle between two of their top world champions saw youth take the forefront as Daniel Bermudez won her duel with the first of that country’s top fighter’s Marcela Acuna. Bermudez, a speedy southpaw, was able […]

Ana Julaton Retires and Female Fight News for March 25, 2018

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. […]

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 “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 […]

The 12 Best Female Fighters on the West Coast

West Coast Breakdown: A Dozen of the Best   By David A. Avila Over the past year female prizefighters from the West Coast have been virtually invisible as television focused on the East. Unlike the boxers from places like New York and New Jersey, those on the west side of the U.S. are mostly smaller […]

Catching Up With a Warrior: Sindy Amador

Catching up with a Warrior: Sindy Amador     Southern California has always been home to tough fighters.   From the San Fernando Valley down to the border with Mexico and from the Pacific Ocean in the west to the border against Arizona, with its mix of ethnicities prone to get inside a ring and […]

Marlen Esparza’s Debut; a Critical Look by an Ex-Fighter

Marlen Esparza’s Debut and a Critical Look by an Ex-Fighter   By Sindy Amador Marlen Esparza’s long awaited debut finally happened. The former 2012 Olympic flyweight bronze medalist is the first female to be signed long termed by Golden Boy Promotions. She had incredible success as a boxer during her amateur career. The talented Latina […]