TOLEDO, OHIO) – On the same night that 18 young boxers were crowned as national champions, Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields (Flint, Mich.) made her return to the ring in her first bout since the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
As expected, Shields’ bout claimed all of the attention in the arena despite action in the other two rings when she stepped through the ropes in the final bout of the evening. Continue reading
Light heavyweight contender, Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (19-1-1, 9 KOs) has hired famed trainer, Buddy McGrirt, to work his corner for his upcoming fight against Rayco Saunders set to take place this Saturday, September 29, 2012 at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.
In his last fight, televised on ESPN2, Isaac Chilemba defeated power puncher, Edison Miranda (35-7, 30 KOs), by way of unanimous decision. He’s looking to gain more knowledge in the ring working with McGirt. Continue reading