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MARCH 2007

Highlights of Halmich - Raab
March 31, 2007
 

(MAR 31) On the TV Total website, they have a video streaming highlight of the exhibition six-round match with Regina Halmich and Stefan Raab. The exhibition took place last night. Highlights of the exhibition  Rounds 1-3  Rounds 4-6

Jeffries named WBAN's April 2007 Fighter of the month!
March 31, 2007
 

(MAR 31) WBAN would like to congratulate IFBA World champion Kelsey Jeffries who was named WBAN's April 2007 Fighter of the month.  Jeffries had an impressive win over Rhonda Luna just recently.

Sanders Wins by decision
March 31, 2007
 

(MAR 31) Last night at the Cobo Hall,  in Detroit, Michigan, Mary Jo Sanders, 159.4,  won a 10-round unanimous decision, and successfully defended her IBA Middleweight title over Valerie Mahfood, 159. Final judges scores were 100-90.

Kentikian Featured on TV Total
March 30, 2007
 

(MAR 30) This Wednesday,  Susianna Kentikian was a guest on TV Total.  She was being interviewed by Stefan Raab, and they also show footage of her sparring with Raab. (In German)  Video Streaming of Susianna Kentikian on Total TV 

Tonight: Boxing Action in Germany..
by Torben L.
March 30, 2007
 

(MAR 30) European TV viewers tuning in to Prosieben Fight Night tonight will have the opportunity to watch two reigning Women's Flyweight Champions in the ring. Regina Halmich holding the WIBF belt and...Full Story

Menzer to fight Miranda
March 28, 2007
 

(MAR 28) On April 28, 2007, Ina Menzer of Germany  will be fighting on the “Universum Champions Night, at the Konig Pilsenger Arena, in Oberhausen, Germany. Menzer will be defending her Featherweight title against Maria Andrea Miranda. .

Salandy Wins by decision over Reis
March 26, 2007
 

(MAR 26) On Saturday night at the Skinner Park, in Trinidad & Tobago, Giselle Salandy, won a 10-round una. decision over Yvonne Reis.  The bout was a 10-round unification world title bout for six belts. Scores: 99-92, 99-92, 99-91.

The Women Come to Fox Sports...
By Bernie McCoy
March 25, 2007
 

 (MAR 25) Television is called a medium, many of it's critics will note, because it's seldom well done. Fans of Women's boxing will be the among the first to argue that television has rarely done anything well...Full Story

Boxing Action in Korea!
March 25, 2007
 

(MAR 25) Last night at the Gong Ju's Baekje Arena, in  Gongiu City, Korea, In front of a crowd of 3000 fans, Eun Young Kim, 118,  won a  10 round unanimous decision over Japan's Natsuki Fujimoto, 116 ¾. According to the IFBA...Full Story

Tonight: Reis vs. Salandy
March 24, 3007
 

(MAR 24) Tonight at Skinner Park, in Trinidad & Tobago, Giselle Salandy, of Trinidad,  will be fighting Yvonne Reis, of the United States,  in a 10-round unification world title bout.  It was reported that the two will be fighting for seven belts. 

Pascal Retains her UBC Title
By Kevin Bello
March 24, 2007
 

Champion Ana "Dynamite" Pascal from Panamá improved
her record to 16-0-1 (10) with an unanimous decision
victory over Colombian challenger Paola "Furious" Rojas in a 12 round bout and retained her UBC World Super Lightweight Title. The bout was the main event, promoted by Pintoso Box at the Combat Colisseum night, in front of over 2,000, Friday in Cartagena of Indians, Colombia.  Full Story

Tonight: Morales to fight Ramirez in rematch
March 24, 2007
 

(MAR 24) Tonight Crystal Morales, of California,  will be fighting Gloria Ramirez tomorrow in a rematch.  The two will be fighting at the Double Tree, in Orange County, California. Source: Mia St. John

Holm/Saccurato:
A Big Chance Missed

By Bernie McCoy
March 23, 3007

To Make Comment
 

Mark Twain once described the game of golf as "a good walk, spoiled." A paraphrase of the author's line might apply to the Thursday night fight card at the Isleta Casino in Albuquerque, N M. The program, put together by Rick Kulis and ably promoted by Fresquez Productions, featured three female boxing bouts, each compelling in divergent ways, showcasing six skilled..Full Story

Busy Weekend for Women’s Boxing
March 23, 2007
 

(MAR 23) This weekend will be a busy weekend for women’s boxing.  WBAN has given an overview of the fights that will take place.   On Friday, March 23rd, at the Deerfoot Inn & Casino, in Calgary, Canada, super featherweight Wendy Roy will fight Linda  Ludwig in a four-rounder on the undercard;  In Cartagena, Colombia, lightweight Ana Pascal will be fighting Paola Rojas in a rematch.  Full Story

Women’s Boxing Action on the “Best Damn Sports Show Period”!
March 23, 2007
 Comments about the card?
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(MAR 23) Last night in front of a sold-out crowd, at the Isleta Casino, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, there were three women world title bouts televised on Fox Sports Net’s “Best Damn Sports Show Period”.  In the first bout, veteran boxer Kelsey Jeffries, 123, of Gilroy, California, successfully defended her IFBA Featherweight world title against Rhonda Luna, 124, of Rowland Heights, California, winning by a 10-round split decision. Full Story

Ana Pascal Ready for Rojas!
By Kevin Bello
March 22, 2007
 

(MAR 22) Panamian undefeated UBC super lightweight champion Ana "Dynamite" Pascal and Colombian challenger Paola "Furious" Rojas did not have any problem making the 140 lbs. weight. The weigh-in was held today at the Combat Colosseum in Cartagena of Indians, Colombia. Full Story

Today: Weigh-in at Isleta Casino, in Albuquerque, New Mexico!
March 21, 2007
 

(MAR 21) Today the weigh-in was held for tomorrow night's boxing event that will take place at the Isleta Casino, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The weights were the following:  Holly Holm, 143 1/4; Ann Marie Saccurato, 141; Jackie Chavez, 122; Lisa Brown, 121.9; Kelsey Jeffries, 123, Rhonda Luna, 124. According to Andy Rivera, Brown had to drop 1/4 lb.

Update on 87-year old Sylvia Torres!
March 21, 2007
 

(MAR 21) WBAN would like to thank any and everyone who took the time to send cards and thoughts to 87-year old pioneer boxer Sylvia Torres, who is currently in Hospice in Miami Beach, Florida.  She has received correspondence from people around the world and she is "ecstatic". More

Latest Update on Alesia Graf
Translator: Torben L.
March 21, 2007
 

(MAR 21) The German press reports, that there is a dispute between Universum and Arena Promotion over Alesia Graf, who recently changed from Universum to Arena. Graf was set to defend her GBU Super flyweight belt against Oksana Romanowa on an Arena fight Card in ...Full Story

Response to Melissa
Hernandez letter

By Team Sitzes
March 20, 2007
 

(MAR 20) WBAN has received an open response from Terry Washington, of Team Shea. Team Sitzes stated the following:
"Team Sitzes is not calling anyone out but she also agrees with Melissa Hernandez. We have offered a fight to a couple of fighters not just on a one week's notice like they have been giving us, but at least one month or more to get ready for the fight. Full Story

Best Damn Boxing Show—Jackie Chavez Preps for Lisa Brown
By Katherine Dunn
March 20, 2007
 

Jackie Chavez of Albuquerque defends her IFBA Super Bantam title on Thursday, March 22 and she’s banking on a different ending from the last time she met Canada’s Lisa Brown in the ring. The 23 year-old Chavez (9-2, 3 KO’s) and the 36 year-old Brown (12-3-3, 4 KO’s) will fight for the second time on the Destiny card at Isleta Casino...Full Story

Team Ramsey Encourages Boxers to fight boxers of their caliber
March 20, 2007
 

(MAR 20) WBAN has received an open letter from Team Ramsey, in regards to comments Melissa "Huracan" Hernandez made in regards to a recent news story that we ran this week by Bernie McCoy, "Maureen Shea: High Profile Venues, Low Profile Opponents."  Team Ramsey said the following:  "Team Ramsey agrees totally with Melissa Hernandez.  Full Story

Woody to fight Dierdorff
Source: Press Release
March 20, 2007
 

Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino is proud to sponsor another
high-energy boxing event!  Six amateur fighters will enter the ring to show off their talents in three action-packed fights!
Then, Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino will host FIVE professional fights featuring Brooke Dierdorff of Chicago, IL facing off against Melinda Woody of Cleveland, Tennessee. Full Story

"Lady's Night Out"
Boxing Event

March 20, 2007
 

(MAR 20) On March 24, 2007,  "Lady’s Night Out" Boxing event will take place. The weigh-in will be at 2:00 p.m., and showtime is at 7:00 p.m.  Paul Murphy’s Boxing Club in Doraville, Georgia,  is hosting “Lady’s Night Out” in the People’s Peach of Georgia “The Doraville Arena” Where nation’s top amateur female boxers of all ages will showcase their talents.  Full Story

2007 Comcast-Ringside National Jr. Summer Boxing Classic Tournament
March 20, 2007
 

The 2007 Comcast / Ringside National Jr. Summer Boxing Classic Tournament will be held on Thursday - Friday - Saturday, June 21, 22, 23, 2007 in Augusta, Georgia.
Registration for the event is Wednesday, June 20, 2007 at the Hotel Headquarters from 12 noon until 8:00 p.m. The Host Hotel is Clarion Suites Inn located at 3038 Washington Road, Augusta, Georgia 30907...Full Story

The "Huracan" Melissa Hernandez Speaks Out
March 19, 2007
 

(MAR 19) WBAN has received an open letter from Melissa "Huracan" Hernandez who responded to Bernie McCoy's article that was published yesterday. Hernandez wrote the following:  "I'm happy...Full Story

Photos: Stone - Turton
March 19, 2007
 

(MAR 19) WBAN has just added Photo Gallery #418 of the Dakota Stone vs. Tricia Turton bout that took place last Saturday night at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington. To check out the latest Gallery, Go here!o

Results from Brazil
March 18, 2007
 

(MAR 18) Last night at the Companhia Athletica Brooklin, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, junior welterweight Duda Yankovich, 137, of Brazil,  successfully defended her WIBA title against United States Belinda Laracuente, 136¼, by a 10-round unanimous decision. The final judges scores were 98-95, 97-94, and 98-95.  Full Story

Maureen Shea: High Profile Venues, Low Profile Opponents
By Bernie McCoy
March 18, 2007
 

(MAR 18) On Friday night at the Theater in Madison Square Garden, featherweight Maureen Shea raised her professional boxing record to 10-0. It was essentially business as usual for the self proclaimed "New Million Dollar Baby" as Shea stopped Eva Silva via TKO in the third round of a scheduled eight round bout on the Irish..Full Story

McCarter to fight Del Valle
March 18, 2007
 

(MAR 18) On April 27th, at the Orleans Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada, Layla McCarter will be defending her GBU (135 lb) LightweightTitle against Melissa Del Valle. (12 rd/3min). McCarter had defended her GBU title three times this year, and this will be her fourth title fight in six months.

Photos: Dunaway-Rodriguez
March 18, 2007
 

(MAR 18) WBAN has just added a Photo Gallery #417, of Hollie "Hot Stuff" Dunaway vs. Wendy Rodriguez.    Dunaway had an impressive win against Rodriguez by defeating her by a unanimous decision.  Photos: Jim Compton

Maureen Shea: Reigns on St. Patty's Day
Photos and story
by David Pambianchi
March 17, 2007
 

(MAR 17) T'was the night before St. Patrick's Day, March 16, 2007, in The Theatre at Madison Square Garden, when Maureen Shea met Eva Lidia Silva for a Light Welterweight, scheduled 6 round bout.  With tonight's popular Irish Fight Card, every lad and lass in New York seemed packed into the house, chanting, shouting, beer, flags...Full Story

St. John to Face  Figueroa
Source: Press Release
March 16, 2007
 

(MAR 16) Merrillville, IN-  Octavius James, CEO of One In A Million Inc., has announced that Chicago’s undefeated Rita “La Guera” Figueroa (9-0, 3 KOs) will face Mia “The Knock Out” Rosales- St. John (43-8-2, 18 KOs) in the main event of his “Fist of Fury” event on April 20th...Full Story

Best Damn Boxing Show—Destiny
By Katherine Dunn
March 16, 2007
 

Holly Holm is a Golden Girl whose first boxing match was a pro bout. Ann Marie Saccurato won the National Golden Gloves. When they meet in the ring of the Isleta Casino Resort in Albuquerque, NM on March 22 the show will be billed as  “Destiny.” Whatever happens, the two women will make history that night.   Full Story

2007 Women’s National Golden Gloves Tournament
Source: Bonnie Canino
March 16, 2007
 

(MAR 16) On July 10-14, 2007, the 2007 Women’s National Golden Gloves Tournament will take place at the Marriott Hollywood Beach Ballroom, in Hollywood, Florida. If you need..Full Story

Hot off the Press! Dunaway defeats Rodriguez
March 15, 2007
Photos: Jim Compton
 

(MAR 15) Tonight at the Ameristar Casino, in St. Charles, Missouri, Hollie Dunaway, 106.9, won an eight-round unanimous decision over Wendy Rodriguez, 105.5. Final judges scores were 80-72, 80-72, and 79-73. More details

WBAN has located 87 year old Silvia Torres!
By Sue TL Fox
March 15, 2007
 

(MAR 15)  Nearly six years ago, in July of 2001, WBAN ran a story on Sylvia Torres, who was  82 years old at the time.  We had learned about Torres through a television program that was aired in Germany that featured light-hearted stories from around the world. According to that televised story, Silvia told her story about her life-long involvement and love for boxing from the age seven to in her 80's.  Full Story

Latest News in Europe
March 14, 2007
 

(MAR 14) On March 24, 2007, at the Parken, in Copenhagen, Denmark, Vinni Skovgaard, 1-0-0, of Vejle, Denmark,  will be facing Eunice Miranda of Portugal,  in her second pro bout. In Cologne, Germany, Susianna Kentikian, 15-0-0 (12KO) of Hamburg, Germany...Full Story

Best Damn Boxing Show
By Katherine Dunn
March 14, 2007
 

It’s a big night for women’s boxing on Thursday, March
22 at the Isleta Casino Resort in Albuquerque, NM, when Kelsey “Road Warrior” Jeffries defends her IFBA featherweight title against Rhonda “The Natural” Luna.  Their fight is one of three women’s title bouts on the card, all scheduled to be broadcast by the Best Damn Sports Show on FOX. The matches are all interesting and contentious, like the Jeffries-Luna encounter.  Full Story

Interviews: Rhonda Luna - Kelsey Jeffries
By Katherine Dunn
March 14, 2007
 

 (MAR 14) Boxing writer Katherine Dunn conducted phone interviews with both Kelsey Jeffries and Rhonda Luna on March 12th To read  interviews, go here: Interview: Kelsey Jeffries  Interview: Rhonda Luna.

Hot Photo Gallery: Jackie Chavez
Photos: Tom Hernandez
March 14, 2007
 

(MAR 14) WBAN has just added a Hot Photo Gallery #416 of IFBA Jr. Featherweight World champion Jackie Chavez!
Chavez will be defending her IFBA Jr. Featherweight title, on March 22nd, in New Mexico, when she takes on Lisa Brown in a rematch. The bout is the co-main event, that will be televised on Fox Sports "The Best Damn Sports Show." More

McGee, Holmes, Moore and The Cooks Complete April 20th Card
Source: Press Release
March 14, 2007
 

(MAR 14) Octavius James, CEO of One In A Million Inc., has announced an impressive undercard of local standouts to support Mia St. John’s main event bout on April 20th at the Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, IN. Jimmy “The Fighting School Teacher” Holmes (14-0-2, 7 KOs) of DeMotte, Don Moore (10-0-1, 8 KOS) of Gary and LaPorte’s Cook brothers, light heavyweight Nick (14-1-1, 8 KOs) and super middle weight Jason (pro debut), will round out the five-bout under card for the “Fist of Fury” event.  Full Story

Ortiz pulls out of fight with Sitzes
March 13, 2007
 

(MAR 13) WBAN has received a press release today from Rizing Starz, LLC, of Poplar Bluff, MO, stating the following:  "We have unfortunately received word that Jayla Ortiz has withdrawn from the scheduled title fight with Jeri "Fist of Fury" Sitzes scheduled for this Friday at Florentine Gardens in El Monte, California.  Full Story

Sportswomen of Colorado
by Stephen Blea
March 13, 2007
 

World Female Boxing Champion Terri “Lil Loca” Cruz was honored for the second consecutive year by the Colorado Sportswomen for her outstanding achievement for 2006, with her title defense in Korea this past year...Full Story

Juarez to fight Villarreal
March 13, 2007
 

(MAR 13) On March 17th, at the American Bank Center, in Corpus Christi, Texas, Vanessa Juarez will be fighting Elizabeth Villarreal, of San Antonio, TX,  in a six round bout, in the bantamweight division.  The main event will feature heavyweight Evander Holyfield vs. Vinny Maddalone.

Pascal to fight Rojas
By Kevin Bello
March 13, 2007
 

(MAR 13) UBC world super lightweight champion, undefeated Panamanian Ana "Dynamite" Pascal has arrived in Cartagena of Indias, Colombia,  where she will defend her title against Colombian challenger Paola "Furious" Rojas in a 12-round rematch.  In December of 2005, Pascal TKO'd Rojas in a non-title fight in Colon, Panama.  Full Story

Stone Wins WSBC Title
Photos and Story
By Mike Blair of
boxingprospects.net
March 11, 2007
 

(MAR 11) Saturday night at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington,  Dakota Stone out-boxed Tricia Turton through the middle rounds of an eight-round middleweight bout to claim the Washington State Boxing Council (WSBC) Championship.  Stone, though pursued throughout the first round, was able to gain the slight edge by landing the more accurate punches. That would continue to be the story in the next five rounds as well.  Full Story

Weekend Results in Women’s Boxing
March 11, 2007
 

(MAR 11) On Friday,  March 9th,  in Asunción, Paraguay, super flyweight María José Nuñez Anchorena, 114¾, won by a first round TKO over Nomia Rodriguez de Oliveira,114¾, in a scheduled four round bout.  The fight was stopped at 1:33 seconds, after Oliveira was down for the count three times.  Full Story

Conjestina Wins in first comeback fight
March 10, 2007
 

(MAR 10) Kenyan Conjestina Achieng (10-4-3) won
a non-title fight against Tanzanian Monica Mwakasanga (5-4-1)at Nyayo Stadium in Nairobi City. The Achieng displayed rare skills when she won in..Full Story

Jack LaLanne Offers up wife to fight 91 year old!
March 9, 2007
 

(MAR 9) Truth is "sometimes" stranger than fiction, and in this story, it could not be more true! 91-year-old Roland Fortin, a fitness guru in Florida, recently challenged Jack LaLanne, 92 years old, to a four-round (2 minute) round bout, and even advertised the challenge in a noted media ...Full Story

U.S.  Championship's Dates
Source: USA Boxing
March 9, 2007
 

(MAR 9) There is tournament information on USA Boxing about the upcoming 2007 U.S. Championships.  The event will take place in Colorado Springs, Colorado,  with the arrival dates of May 31 to June 1, with boxing beginning on June 2nd through June 6th, with the women's finals being contested in the evening session on Wednesday, June 6th.  Full Story

Shea to fight Silva on "Erin Go Brawl" Card
Source: Press Release
March 9, 2007
 

(MAR 9) On Friday, March 16th, at the Theater in Madison Square Garden, in New York, Maureen Shea, 9-0-0 (4 KOs), of Bronx, NY, will be fighting Eva Lydia Silva, 4-6-0 (0 KOs), of Ciudad Acuña, Mexico,  in an eight-round bout on the "Erin Go Brawl Card", presented by Irish Ropes Promotions. The card at Madison Square Garden is now sold out but fans can still view it on pay per view.  Full Story

Achieng set to fight Mwakasanga in Rematch
March 8, 2007
 

(MAR 8) Tanzanian Middleweight Monica Mwakasanga arrived into Nairobi for her scheduled rematch against Kenyan Conjestina Achieng for Saturday's Pound4Pound Boxing card promoted by Kenyan Promoter Atomic Bunde of Timebomb Promotions. Monica who has fought Conjestina three times before, losing twice and winning the Kenyan once was breathing fire.  Full Story

Mia media tour - Chicago
source:  Press Release
March 8, 2007
 

(MAR 8) After a successful media blitz of Chicago media outlets including the Chicago Tribune, Sun Times, top radio stations and the top TV outlets, Mia St. John and her promoter Octavius James took a tour of the Chicago Board of Options Exchange trading floor with trader and boxing manager Ric Ramos. Full Story

Last Call for Amateurs
March 8, 2007
 

(MAR 8) WBAN has received a notice that they have a last call for all interested amateur boxers who would like to participate in the March 24, 2007 boxing tournament, that will be held at the Doraville Arena, in Doraville...Full Story

Behind the Scenes with Kelli Cofer and Team!
March 8, 2007
 

(MAR 8) WBAN has just posted an extraordinary photo gallery #415 with 48 huge photos of “Behind the Scenes in Africa” when Cofer went there with her team to fight on an all women’s card in December of 2006. login

Morales Takes on Tough foe in Oxnard
March 7, 2007
 

(MAR 7) This Friday, March 9th, Crystal Morales, of Oxnard, 5-4-1, will have her work cut out for herself,  when she takes on tough boxing veteran Gloria Ramirez, 9-14-6, of Sunland Park, New Mexico, at the Performing Arts Center, in Oxnard, California.  Ramirez is one of those female boxers in the sport that has a deceiving boxing record...Full Story

Wendy Rodriguez Steps Up to Plate to fight Dunaway!
March 7, 2007
 

(MAR 7) WBAN has just been notified that Wendy Rodriguez will be fighting Hollie Dunaway on March 15th, in St. Charles, Missouri.  WBAN had posted that Dunaway needed an opponent.  More details to follow.

Holm to appear on Best Damn Sports Show Period
March 6, 2007
 

(MAR 6) On Monday, March 19th, World Champion (three weight classes) Holly Holm, 16-1-2 (5 KOs), of Albuquerque, New Mexico, will join Chris Rose, John Salley, Rob Dibble and ...Full Story

Pascal Arrives in Colombia for title bout..
By Kevin Bello
March 6, 2007
 

(MAR 6) UBC world super lightweight champion, undefeated Panamanian Ana "Dynamite" Pascal has arrived in Cartagena of Indias, Colombia,  where on March 16th at the Combat Coliseum will defend..Full Story

New Segment Added to WBAN!
March 6, 2007
 

(MAR 6) WBAN has just added a segment that has a quick overview of "Last Week's Fight Results".  Dee Williams developed segment, and it reflects fight results that have been entered on the WBAN Records site in the last week. 

“Boxers” Premiere March 10th
March 5, 2007
 

(MAR 5) After 2 years of production BOXERS premieres with the Walker Art Center's Women with Vision Film Festival on March 10th at 9:30pm off site at Uppercut Boxing Gym in NE Minneapolis....Full Story

Female boxer, coach sue over unequal treatment
By Gregory D. Kesich, Staff Writer - Portland Press Herald
March 5, 2007
 

(MAR 5) Lisa Kuronya fought her way to a national amateur boxing championship last year, just like a male fighter. She trained..Full Story

Toro Wins over Muñoz
March 4, 2007
 

(MAR 4) Last night in Soumagne (Belgium), Nathalie Toro, 62.7kg., of Belgium, won a six-round bout (points) over Loly Muñoz, 61.4 kg., of Barcelona, Spain.  Toro improves her record to 15-1-1 (6KO), and Muñoz is now 4-3-1 (3 KOs).  

Oliveras and Nava draw
By Ewan Whyte
Foto: LaVoz / Pablo Becerra
March 3, 2007
 

Twenty minutes weren't enough to separate challenger Jackie Nava of Mexico and WBC champion Alejandra Oliveras of Argentina last night at the Orfeo Superdomo in Córdoba (Central Argentina) and the judges couldn't either, so the local girl keeps the title. As was the case in their previous meeting when she fought for six rounds with a broken hand, Oliveras again displayed fantastic courage...Full Story

Belinszky wins by decision
Story/Photos By JollyDee
March 3, 2007
Photo Gallery #414
 

(MAR 3, 2007) Today at the SlimTrax Gym, Budapest, Hungary, in (full house cca.:250 spectators) Krisztina Belinszky, 102.5, outpointed Beatrix Farago, 110.5. This fight originally was scheduled for February 19, 2007.  The Hungarian federation cancelled this fight because of the three weight class difference between two fighters. Full Story

Zarika, Sande Otieno Victorious
Source: Press Release
March 3, 2007
 

(MAR 3) In what was probably the biggest male fight for Kenya so far, Kenyan Boxer Sande Otieno, now 12-0 won a TKO over Ghanaian Wilson Lanquawe in an exciting WBC
International Super bantamweight fight. The Kenyan
southpaw came in strongly from the start and overwhelmed the Ghanaian in the 3rd round. Referee Alfred Buqwana stopped the fight after Wilson had received more than 10 punches without response.  Full Story

Photos: Dunaway vs. Dobbs
March 2, 2007
Photo galleries by:
Alan Messick, Ringside
 

(MAR 3) WBAN has just posted a huge 50+ digital photo gallery #413 on the Hollie "Hot Stuff" Dunaway vs. Stephanie "All Action" Dobbs. Other related Galleries, of other bouts photo Galleries #409, #410, #412, Flash photo Slideshow #65, & 67.

Kim successfully defends IFBA title
March 2, 2007
 

(MAR 2) Last night in front of a sold out crowd in Imsil, Jeollabukdo, Korea, IFBA Bantamweight champion Gi Young Kim, 115, successfully defended her title by a 10-round unanimous decision over Chinese challenger ...Full Story

Nava: "The title's coming home with me!"
By Ewan Whyte
March 2, 2007
 

The stage is set for the return tonight in the Orfeo SuperDomo de Córdoba (Argentina) between former WBC super bantamweight champion Jackie Nava of Mexico and the woman who knocked her out and robbed her of the title last May, Alejandra Oliveras. Full Story

Westover to fight Kerri Hill
March 1, 2007
 

(MAR 1) Tomorrow night at the Qwest Arena,  in Boise, Idaho, Kerri Hill, of Russellville, Arkansas, will be fighting Beth Westover, of Boise,  in a four-rounder on the undercard.  At the weigh-in today, Hill weighed 120 lbs, and Beth, 117 lbs. 

All Set For Saturday Boxing Explosion
March 1, 2007
 

(MAR 1) This Saturday, March 3rd, will be a big day for boxing in Kenya where four title fights will be held on the same card at the prestigious Grand Regency Hotel IN Nairobi City. The current African Boxing Union Super bantamweight
Champion Sande Otieno (11-0),  will face against Ghanaian Wilson Lanquawe for the WBC Super bantamweight International title.. Full Story

Press Release: Update on Moreno and Rakoczy
March 1, 2007
 

(MAR 1) Lemoore, CA-“We are proud to announce that we have signed an exclusive multi-fight, multi-year promotional agreement with NABF and WBC Interim Straw weight Champion, Carina “La Reina” Moreno that will allow us to use our resources and experience in promoting women’s boxing to help propel Carina’s career to that next level.  Full Story

"Taylor to face Coulson"..
By Bernard O'Neill
March 1, 2007
 

(MAR 1) Katie Taylor believes that last weekends win over reigning German national champion Yana Kultysheva was ideal preparation for her clash with England's Amanda Coulson in Waterford this Friday....The reigning World and European lightweight...Full Story

Mia St. John to headline card
Source: Press Release
March 1, 2007
 

 (MAR 1) Mia St. John will headline the “Fist of Fury” on April 20th at Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, IN. Conveniently located from downtown Chicago.  The card is presented by Octavius James’ One In A Million..Full Story

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