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Klara Svensson

Svensson reflects on WBC World title defeat: ‘’I made a mistake and that cost me the fight!

Klara Svensson (15-1, 5 KOs) remains positive about her future despite losing to the WBC Female World Light Welterweight Champion Erica Anabella Farias (22-1, 10 KOs) in Copenhagen last night.

In her first world championship challenge, ‘The Swedish Princess’ came up short on the judges’ scorecards (96-94, 96-93 and 98-92) after bravely fighting back from a fifth-round knockdown. Continue reading

Svensson: Congrats Jack, now I will do the same!

Sweden’s Badou Jack won the WBC World Super Middleweight title in Chicago on Friday night. This Saturday, Klara Svensson (15-0, 5 KOs) will attempt to make it two out of two for Sweden when she challenges Erica Anabella Farias (21-1, 10 KOs) for the WBC Female World Light Welterweight title at the Frederiksberg-Hallerne in Copenhagen. Continue reading

Former word champion Habazin backing Svensson to beat Farias

Former word champion Habazin backing Svensson to beat Farias***

Ivana Habazin has tipped Klara Svenson (15-0, 5 KOs) to defeat Erica Anabella Farias (21-1, 10 KOs) and claim the WBC Female World Light Welterweight title on May 2 at the Frederiksberg-Hallerne in Copenhagen.

The former IBF World Champion has travelled to the Danish capital to help Svensson prepare for her world championship challenge and since joining her in training camp, the Croatian welterweight has been impressed with what she has seen from the Swedish star.

‘’Klara is without a doubt one of the best boxers I’ve ever trained with,’’ said Habazin. ‘’She is, in my opinion, on the same level as Cecilia Brækhus.’’ Continue reading

Svensson faces Farias for WBC Female World Light Welterweight Championship on May 2

It’s official! Klara Svensson (15-0, 5 KOs) will challenge Erica Anabella Farias (21-1, 10 KOs) for the WBC Female World Light Welterweight Championship on May 2. The fight will take place in Denmark, at a venue to be announced shortly.

‘’It has always been my dream to challenge for a world title,’’ said Svensson. ‘’All the hard work, all the blood, sweat and tears, has been building towards this moment. It’s a great feeling to know that I’m only months away from realizing my ultimate goal. Continue reading