Tag Archives: Lisa Porter

Two Female Bouts Streamed from Mexico

Two Female Bouts Streamed from Aguascalientes, Mexico Super flyweights clash south of the border when Gabriela Sanchez and Cristina Mora meet in a six round

Selina Barrios of San Antonio, Texas

Fresh Faces: Selina Barrios
By Felipe Leon
In female boxing like in a life, there is long road and a short one.  Many say taking shortcuts in life is not the way to go

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 […]

Happy New Year! Female Fight News for Jan. 1, 2018

Female Fight News for week of Jan. 1, 2018 New Year

By David A. Avila

One year ago women’s prizefighting started with a bang

Selina “Aztec Queen” Barrios Captures NABF Title by Majority Decision

Selina Barrios Captures NABF Title by Majority Decision

By David A. Avila

Selina Barrios scrapped by Lisa Porter in a back and forth

Lisa Porter vs Selina Barrios in NABF Title Fight

Selina Barrios vs. Lisa Porter Clash for NABF Title on Friday
By David A. Avila
Prizefighters in the female lightweight division are scarce especially in North America

Southern California’s Heating Up Female Fight News week of Sept. 4, 2017

Female Fight News for week of Sept. 4, Southern California Heating Up   By David A. Avila Southern California has become the heart and soul of prizefighting when it comes to the men. In the past female prizefighters were in abundance up and down the state, but over these past five years the talent pool […]

Female Fight News for week of Feb. 6, 2017 Jackie Nava and more

Female Fight News for week of Feb. 6, 2017 Jackie Nava and more   Jackie Nava, the former super bantamweight world champion turned Mexican Senator, returned to the boxing ring after a two-year absence to win the vacant WBC International title by decision on Saturday. After the long absence, the Tijuana-based prizefighter known as the […]

Female Fight News for week of Jan. 30, 2017 Edina Kiss and more

Female Fight News for week of Jan. 30, 2017 Edina Kiss Asian female boxing is heating up in places you would not assume and down in Mexico a politician of high ranking enters the boxing ring. Mexico’s heralded Jackie “the Aztec Princess” Nava returns to the boxing ring after almost two years on hiatus. If you’re […]

Female Fight News for week of Jan. 16, 2017

Female Fight News for week of Jan. 16, 2017   By David A. Avila A new year brought door busting attention as Brooklyn’s Amanda Serrano kept her WBO super bantamweight title and gained the WBC Diamond belt with her impressive win over Mexico’s Yazmin Rivas this past weekend. It was the first time in years […]