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Major Promoters Signing Female Fighters and Female Fight News

Female Fight News for week of Jan. 15, 2018 Promoters
By David A. Avila
Female prizefighting ignited with a bang as Claressa Shields opened up the year with an eye-catching

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 […]

Best of the Best in Female Prizefighting 2017

Undoubtedly the year 2017 has been the best year ever for female prizefighting. It also brought forth a number of memorable moments.

A Wish List for 2018 – Best vs Best

2018 Wish List Part I   By Felipe Leon   There is no doubt that the last 12 months have been the best in quite a while for female boxing.  From Amanda Serrano’s dominating performance against Mexican Yazmin “Rusita” Rivas opening up the year 2017 to Katie Taylor’s first defense of her newly captured WBA lightweight […]

Mikaela Mayer Wins in NYC by Majority Decision

Mikaela Mayer Goes the Distance
27-year old up and coming prospect Mikaela Mayer was taken to the four round distance for the first time

New York City’s First Look at Mikaela Mayer

New York City’s First Look at Olympian Mikaela Mayer on Saturday
Mikaela Mayer was never the boxer groomed from childhood nor was she the favorite

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 […]

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

Cindy Serrano and Female Fight News for week of Oct. 9, 2017

WBO featherweight titlist Cindy “Checkmate” Serrano meets an old foe of the family on Saturday at Barclays Center in her hometown of Brooklyn