Tag Archives: Kaliesha West

Japan’s Great Naoko Fujioka Dreams of Fighting in U.S.

Japan’s Great Naoko Fujioka Dreams of Fighting in U.S.     By Yuriko Miyata   A week of vacation in Los Angeles inspired a Japanese female fighter who is one of the world greatest but also very humble. Four-time world champion Naoko Fujioka flew to the United States for the first time since attending ringside […]

Golden Boy Promotions Jumps in With Two Feet

Golden Boy Promotions Jumps In With Two Feet   By Felipe Leon   Fighters are the most important piece in the boxing business.  Without them, there is no boxing, plain and simple but right along with them are the promoters who with their financial investment and business acumen provide the platform for the fighters to […]

Mariana Juarez Wins and Female Fight News for week of April 4

Female Fight News for week of April 4, 2017 Mariana Juarez and more   By David A. Avila In Mexico City, female prizefighting saw history made when that country’s boxing queen fought for the bantamweight world title and won. Across the Atlantic Ocean, in Germany, the middleweight queen remained undefeated to set up a possible […]

Super Sparring Session in SoCal

Sparring Session Brings Dozens to Duarte, California Despite seven days of rain more than a dozen female boxers descended on the foothill city of Duarte in Southern California. A mixture of young amateur boxers and veteran professionals answered the call to arms at the Duarte Boxing Club last Saturday. It’s the home of many standout […]

Marlen Esparza Signed by Golden Boy Promotions

Marlen Esparza Signed by Golden Boy Promotions   Former U.S. Olympian Marlen Esparza signed a multi-year contract with Golden Boy Promotions stated Oscar De La Hoya the chairman of Golden Boy on Wednesday. “Before she ever steps foot into the ring as a professional, Marlen Esparza has already established herself as a rising star,” De […]

Best Female Prizefighters Pound for Pound 2016

Here’s our list of female prizefighting’s top pro boxers in the world. A few will be fighting in the ring very soon and others have not fought for more than a year. But we’re basing our assessment on pure talent, not activity. In the U.S. many of the top female fighters have a difficult time […]

Amanda Serrano Wins Fourth Title in Fourth Weight Division

Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano dropped down to yet another weight division and not surprisingly won another world title; this time in the super bantamweight division. Serrano (30-1-1, 23 Kos) stopped Hungary’s Alexandra Lazar (8-2) in the first round to win the vacant WBO super bantamweight title on Tuesday in Puerto Rico. She already has […]

Kaliesha West Looks to Return to Limelight

If four-time world champion Kaliesha “Wild Wild” West is anything, it is brash and outspoken.  She is also a veteran of over 100 amateur fights and 21 professional ones with a record of 16-2-3, 4 KOs. West has fought the best in her division in an eight year professional career including Ava Knight, Ada Velez […]

Layla McCarter vs Melissa Hernandez on Big Card

Layla McCarter and Melissa Hernandez Ready to Perform and other female news All eyes in the female boxing world will be looking toward the south when a couple of America’s best Layla “The Amazing” McCarter and Melissa “Huracan” Hernandez clash on a major fight card. Seldom are women included. McCarter (37-13-5) and Hernandez (22-6-3) have […]

Kaliesha West Signs With Promotion Group and Female Chatter

Kaliesha West and other Female Fight Chatter May 23, 2016   By The Prizefighters.com staff PALM SPRINGS, Ca.-Kaliesha “Wild Wild” West recently signed a promotional contract with Blueprint Promotions announced the Northern California company last week “I pretty much lived my entire dreams already. I’ve done so many things. I’ve traveled. I fought for world […]