February 28, 2001 Kensington, London, England
Cathy Brown of Peckham, U.K. won a four-round unanimous decision over
Marietta Ivanova of Bulgaria. Brown improved her record to 5-0, and
Ivanova fell to 0-2. Final scoring was 40-37 for
February 24, 2001- Sporthalle Wandsbek, Hamburg,
107, TKO 1:50 in the third round against overmatched opponent, Szilvia
Csicsely, 106, of Hungary. Csicsely from Hungary, was reported to
have had 11 fights, but WBAN has no records of any fight records for
Csicsely. WBAN invites Universum to submit those documented records
into the Women Boxing Records site so that that unverified record can be
posted on Csicsely. Halmich's record is now 35-1 (12KO).
February 23, 2001 Janesville, Wisconsin
Andrea Nelson won a four-rounder against Shakurah Witherspoon of
Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The final scoring by all judges was
40-36. Nelson remains undefeated with 8-0-0 (3KO), and Witherspoon fell to
February 22, 2001 in Inglewood, California
Karen Martin, 129, 3-0 (3KO's) raised her record to 4-0 (4KO), when
she quickly dispatched Kim Reed. Reed fell to 2-3-0. Martin landed
crisp left hooks, and just shortly into the first round, Martin dropped Reed
with a hard left hook to the temple. Reed did get up, but was quickly
knocked down to the canvas. At 1:20 the referee stopped the match. The
second women's match, was with Reiko Makarahuya, 116, of
Tokyo, who made her pro debut against Nadine Salim, 118, 2-2-1, in a
women's 4 round bantamweight bout. Both fighters continued to throw bombs
and combinations at each other. Salim was the stronger puncher, and she won
by a unanimous decision.
February 20, 2001 Baltimore, Maryland
131, of Hyattsville, Maryland won a six-rounder against Melinda Robinson, 131. Final scoring was 60-54. This was a rematch for the
two of them. Girgrah is improved her record to 17-3-2 (8KO). Robinson
dropped to 9-14-1 (5KO).
February 17, 2001- La Arena México in México
Gloria Rios won a four-round decision over Adriana Chamoza.
February 17, 2001 Biloxi, Mississippi
Angie Bordelon of New Orleans, Louisiana won a featherweight four-round
bout against Pamela Opdyke. Final scoring was 40-36, 40-36,
39-37. Bordelon is now 2-2, and Opdyke has fallen to 0-7.
February 17, 2001 -Cheratte, Belgium
Nathalie Toro of Belgium won a six-round decision over Samantha Rein
of Germany. Toro is now 4-0-0. Rein is now 6-5-1.
February 17, 2001- Poland
Agnieszka Rylik won a 10-round decision against Snodene
Blakeney in her first WIBF Jr. Welterweight defense. Rylik (Poland) retained her WIBF
world Junior Welterweight title and move her boxing record to 5-0, 4 KO's
with a ten round unanimous (99-90,100-90,100-89)
February 16, 2001- Cleveland, Ohio
Sabrina Hall won a unanimous decision against Jamie Whitcomb over
six rounds at 147 pounds. There were no knockdowns.
February 16, 2001- Northport, AL
Geneva Buckhalter, 177, Columbus, MS TKO1 Cellessicca Smith, 185,
February 15, 2001- Irvine Marriott's Ballroom,
Mary Duron,112, won by a four-round majority decision against Sue
Goodwin. Before the crowd of 1455 boxing fans, she won by 39-37, 39-37,
38-38. Both fighters were making their pro debut!
Michelle Aboro won by 10-round WIBF Championship bout against
Kelsey Jeffries, the final scoring was 98-93, 98-92 and 97-94. According to Universum
Jeffries did well in the first rounds, but she had difficulties keeping up as the fight
progressed.Michelle Aboro is now 19-0, and Jeffries fell to 9-3-0.
February 6, 2001 - Scranton, Pennsylvania
Jacqui Frazier-Lyde, 176, TKO1
Teela Reese, 187.
February 4, 200, Lucky Star Casino in Concho, Oklahoma
Mary Ortega, Kansas City, Missouri, won a 4-round decision over
Imelda Arias, Ciudad Juárez, Mexico. Ortega moved her record to 13-0, and Arias has dropped to
February 2, 2001, Reno Hilton, Reno Nevada
Ann Wolfe, 153, of Waco, Texas fought Kelly Whaley, 153, of Cedar City, Utah, in a six-rounder that
resulted in a fifth round TKO. Wolfe improved her record to 6-1 (4KO), and
Whaley's record fell to 2-6. Bambi Bertoncello of
Issaquah, Washington won a four-round bout against Linda Robinson of Waco,
Texas, with a unanimous decision. The judging was 40-36, 40-36,
39-37. Bertoncello improved her record to 3-1-0, and Robinson's record
dropped to 4-2-0.
February 2, 2001, Ohio State
Fairgrounds in Columbus,
Vonda Ward, 6'5", 195, of Macedonia, Ohio TKO'd Kisha
Snow, 5' 10", 225, New York, 1:05 in the fourth
round. The fight made the televised portion of ESPN2... More to come
as WBAN will be getting photos from Scott Romer! Ward remains undefeated at
11-0 (1KO). Snow dropped to 6-1.
February 2, 2001, Athenium Hotel in Detroit, Michigan
Marilyn Thomas won with a 4-round unanimous decision over Unique
Pinson, Ohio. Thomas was making her pro debut, and according to news
sources, Pinson had no business in the ring and basically avoided Thomas by
running away from her most of the fight.