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Sulem Urbina in Las Vegas and Female Fight News for week of Dec. 4

Female Fight News for week of Dec. 4, 2017 Sulem Urbina   By David A. Avila America finally catches up. After years of female prizefighting from the U.S. taking a back seat to the rest of the world the women in the states are finally getting recognition. Two former amateur stars appear on major fight […]

Tsunami Tenkai TKOs Carleans Rivas for Regional Title

Tsunami Tenkai Beats Carleans Rivas for Regional Title
Former WBA super flyweight champion Tsunami Tenkai of Tokyo beat Carleans Rivas

Naoko Fujioka Wins Fifth World Title, America in Her Sights

Naoko Fujioka Wins Fifth World Title, America In Her Sights
Japanese fighting legend Naoko Fujioka finally captured her fifth world title belt

Yokasta, Fujioka, McCaskill and More Lacing Up and Female Fight News

Female Fight News for week of Nov. 27 Worldwide Action
As we near the end of the year 2017 the sport of women’s boxing seems bent on going out

Japan’s Naoko Fujioka Seeks 5th World Title in 5th Division on Friday

Naoko Fujioka Can’t Afford to Lose to Costa Rica’s Yokasta Valle 
A magnificent fight is approaching.
The four weight division conqueror Naoko Fujioka

Yokasta Valle Looking to Conquer Japan’s Naoko Fujioka

Yokasta Valle lives in the middle of tropical paradise Costa Rica. It’s an area known more for attracting tourist visitors than prizefighters.

Jun Yabuki Wins National Japan Tournament for Minimumweights

The first female national championship in the minimumweight division went to Jun Yabuki after a six round clash against Fuka Komura on Monday.

Japan’s Momo Koseki Remains Boxing’s Greatest Secret

Japan’s Momo Koseki Remains Boxing’s Greatest Secret
The highly anticipated 10-round contest for the WBC minimumweight title between the champion

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.